The Washington Capitals released their roster for the 2019 Prospect Tournament in Nashville, Tennessee, which will take place from Saturday through Tuesday.
— Washington Capitals (@Capitals) September 4, 2019
Notable players participating include 2019 first-round draft pick Connor McMichael, 2019 second-round pick Brett Leason, and 2018 first-round pick Alexander Alexeyev.
The Capitals’ prospects will play three games against the Carolina Hurricanes’ on Saturday, the Nashville Predators’ on Sunday, and the Tampa Bay Lightning’s. All of the games will be held at Ford Ice Center and will be streamed online.
The team also released their tournament guide, which can be found here.
From The Caps
The Washington Capitals will compete in a four-team prospect showcase to be held at Ford Ice Center in Antioch, Tenn., from Sept. 7-10. The 2019 Prospects Showcase will also feature top prospects from the Nashville Predators, the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Carolina Hurricanes. Capitals prospects will face each team once in the round robin showcase.
The Capitals’ tournament roster includes prospects who are under contract and recent Capitals draft picks who have not been signed yet. In addition, several undrafted and free agent amateur players will participate. Each game will feature three 20 minute periods, followed by a shootout, regardless of the score. Video of each game will be lived streamed by visiting WashingtonCaps.com, as well as audio only broadcasts on Caps Radio 24/7. The Capitals will also hold practice on Sept. 6 and 9, both at 11 a.m.
The complete Tournament schedule is listed below:
Saturday, Sept. 7 – Washington vs. Carolina 1 p.m. WATCH LIVE
Saturday, Sept. 7 – Tampa Bay vs. Nashville 4 p.m. WATCH LIVE
Sunday, Sept. 8 – Nashville vs. Washington 1 p.m. WATCH LIVE
Sunday, Sept. 8 – Tampa Bay vs. Carolina 4 p.m. WATCH LIVE
Tuesday, Sept. 10 – Washington vs. Tampa Bay 10 a.m. WATCH LIVE
Tuesday, Sept. 10 Nashville vs. Carolina 1 p.m. WATCH LIVE
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By Harrison Brown