Hockey is back…in the form of the Leafs rookie tournament as the Leafs play the first of three games tonight against Chicago (7pm Rogers TV). After a day off on Friday, the Leafs take on Pittsburgh and Ottawa over the weekend with both games starting at 7pm.
The Leafs roster includes Morgan Rielly, Frederik Gauthier, David Broll, Tyler Biggs, Matt Finn and more. Here is the full rookie tournament roster.
Catch all the action on Rogers TV (Channel 368 SD, 369 HD on Rogers Digital Cable across Ontario)
Here is a full list of what channel Rogers TV is in your location and where to watch the games:
London, St. Thomas, Strathroy-Caradoc, Tillsonburg, Woodstock: Cable 13 London (HD 510)
Toronto: Cable 10 & 63 (HD 510)
Bolton, Brampton, Mississauga, Orangeville: Cable 10 & 63
Durham Region – Cable 10 & 63
Keswick, Newmarket, Pefferlaw, Richmond Hill: Cable 10 & 63
Ottawa – Cable 22 (HD 510)
If you aren’t a Rogers subscriber, Leafs TV will air an encore presentation of the games at 10pm tonight and on Saturday and Sunday.
Jon Abbott will handle the play-by-play duties with Paul Hendrick in London gathering pre and post game reaction from head coach Steve Spott and the players.
According to Paul Hendrick, here is how the Leafs lines will look tonight:
Connor Brown-Greg McKegg-David Broll
Josh Leivo-Carter Verhaeghe-Brad Ross
Sam Carrick-Frederik Gauthier-Ryan Rupert
Tyler Biggs-Andrew Crescenzi-Jamie Devane
Matt Finn-Morgan Rielly
Petter Granberg-Stuart Percy
Andrew MacWilliam-Kevin Raine
Garret Sparks is expected to start in net and Greg McKegg will wear the ‘C’ during the three-game tournament.
Pre-game video with Steve Spott
Sam Carrick & Matt Finn