The Winnipeg Jets are pleased to confirm their participation in the Vancouver Canucks 2015 Young Stars Classic taking place in Penticton, BC from Friday, September 11th to Monday, September 14th, 2015. The round-robin tournament will feature prospects from the Jets, Vancouver Canucks, Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers.
“We are pleased to have our prospects attend the Young Stars Classic in Penticton for a fourth time,” said Winnipeg Jets Executive Vice-President & General Manager, Kevin Cheveldayoff. “This is a prime opportunity for us to once again get a closer look at our prospects in game situations as well as evaluate their development over the summer months.”
Players who suited up for the Winnipeg Jets in last year’s Young Stars Classic were 2014 draft picks Nik Ehlers, Chase De Leo, and Nelson Nogier, as well as Josh Morrissey, Jan Kostalek, Nic Petan, and goaltenders Eric Comrie & Connor Hellebuyck. Last season, the Jets had a record of 2-1 with victories over Vancouver and Edmonton.
Tournament tickets go on sale Friday, July 10th at 10:00 a.m. pacific time. Tickets are available online at valleyfirsttix.com or by phone at 1-877-763-2849.
All Winnipeg Jets games at the 2015 Young Stars Classic games will be streamed live on WinnipegJets.com.
Young Stars Classic
Penticton, B.C – September 11-14, 2015
|GAME ||TEAMS ||DATE ||TIME |
|Game 1 ||Calgary vs. Winnipeg ||Sept. 11 ||4:00pm |
|Game 2 ||Vancouver vs. Edmonton ||Sept. 11 ||7:30pm |
|Game 3 ||Calgary vs. Edmonton ||Sept. 12 ||7:30pm |
|Game 4 ||Vancouver vs. Winnipeg ||Sept. 13 ||2:00pm |
|Game 5 ||Edmonton vs. Winnipeg ||Sept. 14 ||11:30am |
|Game 6 ||Vancouver vs. Calgary ||Sept. 14 ||3:30pm |
* Game dates, times and opponents subject to change
* All times pacific