For the second consecutive season, the San Jose Sharks will participate in a round-robin rookie tournament featuring prospects from the Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, Vancouver Canucks and Winnipeg Jets. The tournament will take place from Sept. 11-15 in Penticton, British Columbia.
The 2010 Young Stars Tournament featured 20 players who dressed in National Hockey League games during the 2010-11 season, including Sharks prospects Benn Ferriero
and Brandon Mashinter
as well as Mikael Backlund, Lance Bouma, Jordan Eberle, Cam Fowler, Taylor Hall, Brandon Macmillan, Magnus Paajarvi, Chris Tanev and Aaron Volpatti.
Tournament packages, which include a ticket to each of the eight games, will be available for purchase, starting at $80 plus applicable fees. Tournament ticket packages will go on sale July 16th at 10 a.m. online at www.valleyfirstTIX.com, by phone at 1-877-763-2849 or in person at the South Okanagan Events Centre box office. Single game tournament tickets will be made available in mid-August. Game dates, times and opponents subject to change.
|SCHEDULE || || || |
|GAME ||TEAMS ||DATE ||TIME |
|Game 1 ||Vancouver vs. Edmonton ||Sept. 11 ||4 p.m. |
|Game 2 ||San Jose vs. Calgary ||Sept. 11 ||7:30 p.m. |
|Game 3 ||Winnipeg vs. San Jose ||Sept. 12 ||4 p.m. |
|Game 4 ||Calgary vs. Vancouver ||Sept. 12 ||7:30 p.m. |
|Game 5 ||Winnipeg vs. Edmonton ||Sept. 13 ||7:30 p.m. |
|Game 6 ||San Jose vs. Vancouver ||Sept. 14 ||4 p.m. |
|Game 7 ||Edmonton vs. Calgary ||Sept. 14 ||7:30 p.m. |
|Game 8 ||Winnipeg vs. Vancouver ||Sept. 15 ||Noon |