Calgary Flames release Young Stars roster


The Calgary Flames have announced their roster that will play in the Young Stars tournament this weekend in Penticton, B.C.

Highly-touted prospect Spencer Foo headlines the forwards who will play at the event. Foo, 23, was a finalist for the NCAA’s Hobey Baker Award last season after scoring 26 goals and 36 assists in 38 games for Union College.

Calgary signed the right-winger on June 27.

Canadian world junior silver medallist Dillon Dube will also line up at centre for the Flames. He had 20 goals and 35 assists in 40 games last year for the Kelowna Rockets of the Western Hockey League.

Calgary’s 2017 first-round pick Juuso Valimaki highlights the defence. The six-foot-two, 212-pound, left-handed shot played last season with the WHL’s Tri-City Americans.

Tyler Parsons, who won gold with the United States at last year’s world juniors, will play in net for the Flames. Parsons had put up outstanding numbers the last three seasons with the OHL’s London Knights.

Here’s the full Calgary roster:

FORWARDS
Sam Dove-McFalls
Dillion Dube
Zach Fischer
Spencer Foo
Glenn Gawdin
Ben Hawerchuk
Mark Jankowski
D’Artagnan Joly
Andrew Mangiapane
Brad Morrison
Matthew Phillips
Brett Pollock
Mark Rassell
Adam Ruzicka
Hunter Smith

DEFENCE
Rasmus Andersson
Kayle Doetzel
Josh Healey
Tyson Helgesen
Adam Ollas Mattsson
Sam Ruopp
Juuso Valimaki
Cliff Watson

GOALIES
Mason McDonald
Tyler Parsons
Nick Schneider

The Flames will play games against the Edmonton Oilers, Vancouver Canucks and Winnipeg Jets. Here’s the full schedule (all times local):

Friday, Sept. 8: Calgary vs. Edmonton, 4 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 10: Calgary vs. Vancouver, 2 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 11: Calgary vs. Winnipeg, 10:30 a.m.

Calgary’s main camp starts on Sept. 14.

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