The Toronto Maple Leafs announced today the schedule for the team’s annual development camp. The roster for the upcoming camp will be announced following the conclusion of the 2018 NHL Draft.
This year’s camp opens on Monday, June 25 with medicals and on-ice testing, while the first full-team on-ice session and first media availability will take place on Tuesday, June 26 at the MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence.
Of the 23 players to finish the 2017-18 season with the Maple Leafs, 12 attended a Maple Leafs development camp (Tyler Bozak, Connor Brown, Jake Gardiner, Zach Hyman, Nazem Kadri, Kasperi Kapanen, Leo Komarov, Josh Leivo, Mitch Marner, Auston Matthews, William Nylander, Morgan Rielly) as a member of the hockey club. Fourteen of the 29 skaters on the roster of the 2018 Calder Cup champion Toronto Marlies (Jeremy Bracco, Adam Brooks, Travis Dermott, Pierre Engvall, Frederik Gauthier, Carl Grundstrom, Andreas Johnsson, Timothy Liljegren, Mason Marchment, Trevor Moore, Andrew Nielsen, Ian Scott, Garret Sparks, Dmytro Timashov) have taken part in a Maple Leafs development camp.
Maple Leafs Director of Player Development Scott Pellerin will oversee this year’s camp. Leafs assistant coaches Jim Hiller and D.J. Smith, as well as Marlies head coach Sheldon Keefe, will be on-ice working with the prospects, who will be split into two groups.