Around the G: November Preview
The month of November will see over 1500 GTHL games played, excluding tournaments. With so much hockey to sort through, here are some key dates to mark on your November calendar.
Featuring over 130 teams from Minor Atom to Peewee, the Shanahan International showcases some of the top AAA teams from Canada and the United States. The tournament derives its name from Mississauga Reps graduate Brendan Shanahan. The Club has played host to the tournament for over 20 years.
Last Day to Release a Player
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Under 21 AAA Showcase
Hosted by the Scarborough Young Bruins, the Under 21 AAA showcase features some of the best U21 AAA teams from around the province. Alumni of the tournament have gone on to play in the OJHL, NCAA, and various leagues around the world. Catch all the action at Herb Carnegie starting November 17.
Toronto Wolverines Fall Classic
The 25th annual rendition of the event will include A and AA teams from Minor Atom all the way up to Midget. Teams hit the ice starting November 18 at Canlan Ice Sports, Etobicoke and Westwood Arena.
PlayStation Platinum Cup
The second annual PlayStation Platinum Cup Powered by the Toronto Maple Leafs and the GTHL will play host to 24 total teams across three Atom Divisions. All proceeds from registration fees will go towards Camp Ooch, a camp for children with cancer. A total of 11 GTHL teams are slated to compete.
All Tournaments in November
|2016 Shanahan International||Mississauga Reps||November 4-6||Westwood Arena, Chesswood Arena,
|Jerry Jacobs Memorial||Markham Islanders||November 4-6||Angus Glen Community Centre|
|Under 21 AAA Showcase||Scarborough Young Bruins||November 17-20||Herb Carnegie|
|Marshall Drewnowsky Memorial Select Tournament||Vaughan Rangers||November 17-20||City of Vaughan Community Rinks|
|2016 Toronto Wolverines Fall Classic||Toronto Wolverines||November 18-20||Canlan Ice Sports, Etobicoke and Westwood Arena|
|Mississauga Rebels Border Battle||Mississauga Rebels||November 18-20||Westwood Arena|
|PlayStation Platinum Cup||Greater Toronto Hockey League||November 25-27||Mastercard Centre|