The Toronto Marlies announced today the hockey club’s 2021 training camp roster. The initial camp roster will have 22 players which includes 15 forwards, five defencemen and two goaltenders. The training camp roster is attached.
The Marlies will hold on-ice sessions beginning this morning at 11:15 a.m. at Ford Performance Centre. Media wishing to attend must contact Kate Bascom (firstname.lastname@example.org) in advance and provide a digital PDF or printed copy of government issued fully vaccinated confirmation receipt (minimum of 14 days prior to entry) and photo identification upon entry.
The Belleville Senators (Ottawa) will host the Marlies and the Laval Rocket (Montreal) for a series of preseason games at CAA Arena. The Marlies face off against the Rocket on Saturday, October 9 followed by the Senators on Sunday, October 10.
The Toronto Marlies are the primary development program for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Since 2005, 132 players have appeared in regular season games at both the NHL and AHL levels. The Toronto Maple Leafs roster in 2020-21 featured 12 players who dressed for both the Maple Leafs and Marlies – Joey Anderson, Adam Brooks, Travis Dermott, Pierre Engvall, Justin Holl, Michael Hutchinson, Timothy Liljegren, Jake Muzzin, William Nylander, Morgan Rielly, Nick Robertson and Rasmus Sandin.