CALGARY, AB - The Calgary Flames announced today that they will participate in the 2013 Young Stars Classic in Penticton, BC, beginning Thursday, September 5th, 2013. This will be the third time the Flames have participated.
The round-robin tournament will feature prospects from the Vancouver Canucks, Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, San Jose Sharks and Winnipeg Jets from September 5 - 9th.
Young Stars Classic Tournament Schedule (all times listed are Mountain)
GAME TEAMS DATE TIME
Game 1 Edmonton vs Calgary Sept. 5 - 5:00 pm
Game 2 Vancouver vs San Jose Sept. 5 - 8:30 pm
Game 3 Winnipeg vs San Jose Sept. 6 - 5:00 pm
Game 4 Vancouver vs Calgary Sept. 6 - 8:30 pm
Game 5 Alumni Game Sept. 7 - 6:00 pm
Game 6 Edmonton vs Winnipeg Sept. 7 - 8:30 pm
Game 7 Vancouver vs Edmonton Sept. 8 - 3:00 pm
Game 8 San Jose vs Calgary Sept. 8 - 6:30 pm
Game 9 Winnipeg vs Vancouver Sept. 9 - 1:00 pm
*Game dates, times and opponents subject to change.
The Calgary Flames will announce their roster closer to the start of the tournament.
Tournament ticket packages, which include a ticket to eight tournament games, are $70 plus applicable fees and go on sale June 14 at 10:00 a.m. Tickets will be available online at www.valleyfirsttix.com, by phone at 1-877-763-2849, or in person at the Valley First Box Office at the South Okanagan Events Centre or at Penticton & Wine Country Visitor Centre. Single game tournament tickets will go on sale in August.
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