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RELEASE: Blackhawks Announce 2019 Prospect Tournament Roster

Chicago's 24-player roster highlighted by first-round picks Kirby Dach, Adam Boqvist and Nicolas Beaudin

by Chicago Blackhawks Communications Department /

The Chicago Blackhawks announced their roster for the 2019 Prospect Tournament today, which will take place at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich., from Sept. 6-10. The team includes 24 players (14 forwards, seven defensemen and three goaltenders).

Chicago's roster is highlighted by the third overall selection in the 2019 National Hockey League Draft, Kirby Dach, as well as their 2018 first-round picks Adam Boqvist and Nicolas Beaudin. Additionally, the Blackhawks roster features six players who have played for the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. This year's team will be coached by IceHogs Head Coach Derek King, Assistant Coach Anders Sorensen, Developmental Goaltending Coach Peter Aubry and Video Coach Adam Gill. 

Blackhawks prospects will compete versus teams from the Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars, Detroit Red Wings, Minnesota Wild, New York Rangers, St. Louis Blues and Toronto Maple Leafs. Teams are split into two divisions and will square off against each club within their division once during round-robin play before a crossover on the final day of the tournament, with the first-place finishers in each division meeting for the championship on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

Tickets for the 2019 Prospect Tournament can be purchased at Centre Ice Arena or

Sept. 3 Update: Sean Joslin, Nick Kossoff and Cole Purboo have been added to the Traverse City roster, while Luke Bignell, Nico Daws and Sean Element will no longer be attending. 

2019 Prospect Tournament Roster
54 F Coughlin, Liam*
77 F Dach, Kirby
58 F Entwistle, Mackenzie
38 F Hagel, Brandon
59 F Hakkarainen, Mikael
52 F Johnson, Reese
23 F Josling, Sean***
71 F Kurashev, Philipp
42 F McKay, Riley***
45 F McLaughlin, Dylan*
25 F Nurse, Isaac***
55 F Purboo, Cole***
76 F Soderlund, Tim
53 F Teply, Michal
74 D Beaudin, Nicolas
27 D Boqvist, Adam
39 D Gilbert, Dennis
43 D Krys, Chad
62 D Moberg, Cole
85 D Ramsey, Jack*
75 D Ryczek, Jake
33 G Gravel, Alexis
49 G Kossoff, Nick***
80 G Marchand, Chase*
No. Pos. Name

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