Rangers Announce Roster for Traverse City
For the eleventh consecutive year, the Rangers will be participating in the Traverse City prospect tournament.
OFFICIAL: #NYR Traverse City Tournament roster features 23 prospects including 2017 1st round picks Lias Andersson and Filip Chytil. #NYRTCT pic.twitter.com/btJe3Z6Nxa
— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) August 30, 2017
The roster features 2017 first round picks Lias Andersson and Filip Chytil, as well as 2016 draftees Sean Day, Tim Gettinger, Gabriel Fontaine and Ty Ronning. The Rangers have also invited NCAA free agent signings Vinni Lettieri, Neal Pionk and goaltender Chris Nell to the Michigan tournament.
The tournament will run from September 8th through the 12th and features prospects from the Red Wings, Hurricanes, Blackhawks, Blue Jackets, Stars, Wild, Blues, and Rangers. Former participants in this tournament include current Rangers’ sophomores Jimmy Vesey and Pavel Buchnevich, and Blueshirts hopeful Cristoval “Boo” Nieves.