BOSTON - The Boston Bruins announced today, September 3, the team's roster and schedule for the 2019 Prospects Challenge from September 6-9 at HarborCenter in Buffalo (100 Washington St., Buffalo, NY 14203). This marks the fifth consecutive year the Bruins have participated in the challenge.
The Bruins' rookies will compete against the Buffalo Sabres, Pittsburgh Penguins and New Jersey Devils' rookies in the round-robin challenge featuring prospects from each team. The participating teams will each play three games during the course of the event, which is being held entirely at HarborCenter. Media availability for the Bruins prospects and staff will take place after the respective practice or game.
Tickets are $10 and will be available at the Sabres Box Office at the KeyBank Center, online at Sabres.com, or by calling 1-(888)-223-6000. Credential requests can be directed to Sabres PR.
BOSTON BRUINS 2019 PROSPECTS CHALLENGE ROSTER
Forwards: Samuel Asselin, Anders Bjork, Scott Conway, Trent Frederic, Jacob Gaucher*, Dante Hannoun*, Cameron Hughes, Joona Koppanen, Robert Lantosi, Jakub Lauko, Tom Marchin, Pavel Shen, Oskar Steen, Jack Studnicka, Alex-Olivier Voyer*
Defensemen: Axel Andersson, Max Martin*, Riley McCourt*, Andrew Perrott*, Jordan Sambrook*, Wiley Sherman, Alexey Solovyev, Urho Vaakanainen, Cooper Zech
Goaltenders: Taylor Gauthier*, Kyle Keyser, Dan Vladar
*Player attending on an invite basis
BOSTON BRUINS 2019 PROSPECTS CHALLENGE SCHEDULE
Thursday, September 5 (Warrior Ice Arena, Brighton, MA)
-Rookie Camp opens
-On-ice rookie practice, 11:15 a.m.
-Rookies will be available to media after practice
-Travel to Buffalo, NY
Friday, September 6 (HarborCenter, Buffalo, NY)
-Morning skate, 9 a.m.
-Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Boston Bruins, 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 7 (HarborCenter, Buffalo, NY)
-Morning skate, 10:30 a.m.
-Buffalo Sabres vs. Boston Bruins, 7 p.m.
Sunday, September 8 (HarborCenter, Buffalo, NY)
-Boston Bruins practice, 12:30 p.m.
Monday, September 9 (HarborCenter, Buffalo, NY)
-Boston Bruins vs. New Jersey Devils, 9:30 a.m.
-Travel to Boston, MA