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NHL Prospects Tourney returns to Traverse City

by John Hahn / Detroit Red Wings
DETROIT -- The Red Wings will host the 2011 NHL Prospects Tournament at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, MI beginning Saturday, September 10, through Wednesday, Sept. 14. The eight-team tournament includes the best prospects from the Red Wings, Buffalo Sabres, Columbus Blue Jackets, Minnesota Wild, Carolina Hurricanes, St. Louis Blues, Dallas Stars, and the New York Rangers.

Detroit’s roster includes the club’s first-round draft pick from the 2007 draft (defenseman Brendan Smith), along with the Red Wings’ first selections in the 2009 and 2011 drafts, center Landon Ferraro and right wing Tomas Jurco, respectively.

The tournament consists of four games on Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday and Wednesday.  Admission is just $10 per day. Tickets are available in advance at or at the arena doors beginning one hour before each day’s first game. Daily morning practice sessions are open to the public and free of charge.

2011 NHL Prospects Tournament
Centre Ice Arena - Traverse City, Michigan

Buffalo Carolina
Columbus Dallas
Detroit NY Rangers
Minnesota St. Louis
Click Teams for their Tournament Rosters

Saturday, September 10
Day 1 Game Schedule
Times Home Visitor Rink
3:30 PM David's
4 PM Huntington
7 PM David's
7:30 PM Huntington

Sunday, September 11

Day 2 Game Schedule
Times Home Visitor Rink
2:30 PM David's
3 PM Huntington
6 PM David's
6:30 PM Huntington

Tuesday, September 13

Day 3 Game Schedule
Times Home Visitor Rink
3 PM David's
3:30 PM Huntington
6:30 PM David's
7 PM Huntington

Wednesday, September 14

Day 4 Game Schedule
Times Home Visitor Rink
3 PM 4th HD 4th GD David's
3:30 PM 3rd HD 3rd GD Huntington
6:30 PM 2nd HD 2nd GD David's
7 PM 1st HD 1st GD Huntington

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