This eight-team prospects tournament is broken into two conferences, East and West. The Thrashers are joined by Tampa Bay, NY Rangers and Detroit in the Eastern Conference. They will play each of those teams, plus one Western team depending on how they do in the other games. Dallas is the new entrant this year.
Sept. 12 - practice
Sept. 13 - vs. Tampa at 3pm
Sept. 14 - vs. NY Rangers 2:30pm
Sept. 15 - practice
Sept. 16 - vs. Detroit 7pm
Sept. 17 - finals, 2pm to 6:30pm. The format is 4th in West vs. 4th in East, etc.
Hockey's Future will have daily coverage of the tournament as a whole via our NY Rangers writer. No there is no radio coverage.
All players under Thrashers contract and some select invitees will then fly back to Atlanta for main camp.