Leafs Prospects Return To London For Rookie Tournament
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Monday the schedule for the 2014 Rookie Tournament in London, Ontario. This year, Maple Leafs’ prospects will once again compete in three games at Budweiser Gardens from September 13-16 versus rookie teams from the Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks.
“London is an excellent hockey town and we’re very excited to return for the annual Rookie Tournament,” said Leafs Senior Vice-President and General Manager David Nonis. “It’s a fantastic event for the fans and provides a platform for us to evaluate the players in our system against some of their peers from other NHL clubs.”
Tickets for the 2014 Rookie Tournament officially go on sale Saturday, June 21 at 10 a.m. when two tournament packages will be available for purchase: All-Event Package (6 games) - Adults - $85.50, Students-Seniors-Kids - $70.50 / Leafs Nation Package (3 Leafs games) - Adults - $50.25, Students-Seniors-Kids - $37.75. Packages can be purchased at the Budweiser Gardens Box Office, by phone at (866) 455-2849 or online at www.budweisergardens.com.
Individual game tickets will go on sale at a later date. Toronto, Ottawa, Pittsburgh and Chicago’s 2014 Rookie Tournament rosters will also be announced at a later date.
DATE TIME EVENT LOCATIONSat. Sept. 13 2:00 PM Game #1 – Pittsburgh vs. Ottawa Budweiser Gardens
7:00 PM Game #2 – Chicago vs. Toronto Budweiser Gardens
Sun. Sept. 14 2:00 PM Game #3 – Pittsburgh vs. Chicago Budweiser Gardens
7:00 PM Game #4 – Toronto vs. Ottawa Budweiser Gardens
Mon. Sept. 15 7:00 PM Game #5 – Ottawa vs. Chicago Budweiser Gardens
Tue. Sept. 16 2:00 PM Game #6 – Toronto vs. Pittsburgh Budweiser Gardens