|HockeyTV To Stream 2019 USA Hockey Warrior Classic,|
Presented by Terry Fator
|Event Begins Friday in Las Vegas With Record Field|
|COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today that HockeyTV will stream all 36 games of the fourth annual USA Hockey Warrior Classic, presented by Terry Fator, which will take place Friday-Sunday (Oct. 4-6) in Las Vegas at City National Arena, the practice facility of the NHL’s Vegas Golden Knights, and the Las Vegas Ice Center.The event annually brings together teams from across the country competing in one of USA Hockey’s newest disabled hockey disciplines, Warrior Hockey. The discipline is dedicated to injured and disabled U.S. military veterans who have served our country and play the sport of ice hockey. |
To be eligible to participate, all players must be or have been a veteran and member of the armed forces and meet a minimum disability rating.Tournament play will include 16 games on both Friday (Oct. 4) and Saturday (Oct. 5) and four championship games on Sunday (Oct. 6).
Fans can attend all games free of charge. For the complete game schedule, click here.
NOTES: The 16-team field this year is the largest in the history of the USA Hockey Warrior Classic. The previous high was eight teams last year … Comedian, singer and celebrity impressionist Terry Fator, a longtime supporter of various military charities, was named presenting sponsor of the USA Hockey Warrior Classic on July 16, 2018 … The USA Hockey Warrior Classic was first played in the 2016-17 season … A year ago, the Buffalo Sabres Warriors defeated the Dallas Warriors to earn the event championship in Las Vegas, Nevada … The Buffalo Warriors have advanced to the championship game every year since the inaugural tournament … For more about disabled hockey, click here.