With nearly all of the Calgary Flames starting their coaching camp abroad in China, extra our bodies have been wanted.
That additionally signifies that, doubtlessly, there are just a few extra darkish horses than common with 10 gamers in Calgary on skilled tryout presents.
Netminder Jeff Glass, who was beforehand with the Chicago Blackhawks group, headlines a gaggle that additionally contains defencemen Philip Samuelsson, Viktor Svedberg, Ryan Sproul, Duncan Siemens, Justin Falk and forwards Logan Shaw, Scott Sabourin, Justin Auger and Gilbert Brule.
Kicking off with a pair of on-ice classes Friday, there are 42 gamers in complete break up into two groups: Crew Berezan and Crew Macoun.
The practices proceed by Saturday and Sunday with the primary preseason recreation set for Monday on the Scotiabank Saddledome in opposition to the Edmonton Oilers. In complete, there are eight friendlies on prime of two exhibition video games in opposition to the Bruins in China as a part of the O.R.G. China Video games.
All on-ice classes are open for viewing to the general public.
The Flames open up the 2018-19 common season in opposition to the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Enviornment on Oct. three.
The Flames have additionally launched goaltender, Shane Farkas of his beginner tryout following rookie camp. He’ll report again to Portland of the Western Hockey League.