ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today that the Blues will participate in the 2016 NHL Prospects Tournament from Sept. 16-20 in Traverse City, Michigan.
Tournament games will be streamed live using the FOX Sports Go app (find games under FSGO Extras).
The Blues will be one of eight NHL organizations represented at the tournament, along with Carolina, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Detroit, Minnesota and the New York Rangers. The Blues will play in the Gordie Howe division, and clubs will participate in a three-game round robin tournament with the winners of each division earning a spot in the championship game on Tuesday, Sept. 20.
The Blues roster will be made up of several of the organization’s top prospects, including forwards Ivan Barbashev and Jordan Kyrou, defensemen Vince Dunn and Jordan Schmaltz, and goaltenders Evan Fitzpatrick and Ville Husso.
- Sept. 16 - Blues vs. Blackhawks - 6 p.m. CT - WATCH on FSGO
- Sept. 17 - Blues vs. Blue Jackets - 6:30 p.m. CT - WATCH on FSGO
- Sept. 19 - Blues vs. Red Wings - 6 p.m. CT - WATCH on FSGO
- Sept. 20 - TBD
Forwards: Ivan Barbashev (2nd rd, 2014), Samuel Blais (6th rd, 2014), Conner Bleackley (5th rd, 2016), Liam Dunda (6th rd, 2015), Clark Everett (tryout), Glenn Gawdin (4th rd, 2015), Filip Helt (7th rd, 2016), Jake Henderson (tryout), Tanner Kaspick (4th rd, 2016), Jordan Kyrou (2nd rd, 2016), Igor Leonenko (tryout), Owen MacDonald (tryout), Mackenzie MacEachern (3rd rd, 2012), Adam Musil (4th rd, 2015), Justin Selman (signed as free agent).
Defensemen: Sean Allen (tryout), Santino Centorame (tryout), Vince Dunn (2nd rd, 2015), Aiden Jamieson (tryout), Jordan Schmaltz (1st rd, 2012), Dmitrii Sergeev (signed as free agent), Kevin Tansey (tryout), Thomas Vannelli (2nd rd, 2013).
Goaltenders: Evan Fitzpatrick (2nd rd, 2016), Ville Husso (4th rd, 2014).