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223 past & present WHL players competing at NHL Training Camps

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A total of 223 Western Hockey League players – past and present – are currently competing in NHL Training Camps in preparation for the 2020-21 NHL season, which is scheduled to begin Wednesday, January 13.

The Vegas Golden Knights lead the way with 16 WHL alumni receiving invites, followed by the Calgary Flames with 15, and the Edmonton Oilers with 13.

A total of 26 players listed on camp rosters competed in the WHL during the 2019-20 season.

WHL Graduates at NHL Training Camps
Players listed alongside last WHL team
* – spent 2019-20 season in WHL
^ – eligible to return to WHL for 2020-21

Anaheim Ducks (6)
Brayden Tracey*^ (Victoria Royals); Brendan Guhle (Prince George Cougars); Chase De Leo (Portland Winterhawks); Josh Mahura (Regina Pats); Ryan Getzlaf (Calgary Hitmen); Sam Steel (Regina Pats)

Arizona Coyotes (7)
Adin Hill (Portland Winterhawks); Brayden Burke (Moose Jaw Warriors); Darcy Kuemper (Red Deer Rebels); Dryden Hunt (Moose Jaw Warriors); Dysin Mayo (Edmonton Oil Kings); Lane Pederson (Swift Current Broncos); Tyler Pitlick (Medicine Hat Tigers)

Boston Bruins (2)
Brandon Carlo (Tri-City Americans); Jake DeBrusk (Red Deer Rebels)

Buffalo Sabres (7)
Brandon Davidson (Regina Pats); Cody Eakin (Kootenay ICE); Curtis Lazar (Edmonton Oil Kings); Dustin Tokarski (Spokane Chiefs); Henri Jokiharju (Portland Winterhawks); Dylan Cozens*^ (Lethbridge Hurricanes); Sam Reinhart (Kootenay ICE)

Calgary Flames (15)
Alexander Petrovic (Red Deer Rebels); Byron Froese (Red Deer Rebels); Connor Zary*^ (Kamloops Blazers); Derek Ryan (Spokane Chiefs); Dillon Dube (Kelowna Rockets); Dustin Wolf*^ (Everett Silvertips); Eetu Tuulola (Everett Silvertips); Glenn Gawdin (Swift Current Broncos); Justin Kirkland (Kelowna Rockets); Juuso Valimaki (Tri-City Americans); Luke Philp (Red Deer Rebels); Matthew Phillips (Victoria Royals); Michael Stone (Calgary Hitmen); Mikael Backlund (Kelowna Rockets); Milan Lucic (Vancouver Giants)

Carolina Hurricanes (8)
Haydn Fleury (Red Deer Rebels); Jake Bean (Tri-City Americans); James Reimer (Red Deer Rebels); Jordan Martinook (Vancouver Giants); Morgan Geekie (Tri-City Americans); Nino Niederreiter (Portland Winterhawks); Seth Jarvis*^ (Portland Winterhawks); Stelio Mattheos (Brandon Wheat Kings)

Chicago Blackhawks (8)
Brandon Hagel (Red Deer Rebels); Brent Seabrook (Lethbridge Hurricanes); Duncan Keith (Kelowna Rockets); John Quenneville (Brandon Wheat Kings); Kirby Dach (Saskatoon Blades); Michael Krutil^ (Kelowna Rockets); Michal Teply*^ (Winnipeg ICE); Reese Johnson (Red Deer Rebels)

Colorado Avalanche (4)
Bowen Byram*^ (Vancouver Giants); Kyle Burroughs (Regina Pats); Matt Calvert (Brandon Wheat Kings); Nick Henry (Lethbridge Hurricanes)

Columbus Blue Jackets (4)
Jake Christiansen* (Everett Silvertips); Oliver Bjorkstrand (Portland Winterhawks); Seth Jones (Portland Winterhawks); Trey Fix-Wolansky (Edmonton Oil Kings)

Dallas Stars (7)
Anton Khudobin (Saskatoon Blades); Blake Comeau (Kelowna Rockets); Dawson Barteaux*^ (Winnipeg ICE); Jamie Benn (Kelowna Rockets); Justin Dowling (Swift Current Broncos); Landon Bow (Seattle Thunderbirds); Mark Pysyk (Edmonton Oil Kings)

Detroit Red Wings (7)
Darren Helm (Medicine Hat Tigers); Dennis Cholowski (Portland Winterhawks); Dominic Turgeon (Portland Winterhawks); Dylan McIlrath (Moose Jaw Warriors); Joe Hicketts (Victoria Royals); Michael Rasmussen (Tri-City Americans); Turner Elson (Red Deer Rebels)

Edmonton Oilers (13)
Adam Cracknell (Kootenay ICE); Caleb Jones (Portland Winterhawks); Ethan Bear (Seattle Thunderbirds); Jujhar Khaira (Everett Silvertips); Kailer Yamamoto (Spokane Chiefs); Kris Russell (Medicine Hat Tigers); Leon Draisaitl (Kelowna Rockets); Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (Red Deer Rebels); Ryan Stanton (Moose Jaw Warriors); Stuart Skinner (Swift Current Broncos); Tyler Benson (Vancouver Giants); Tyler Ennis (Medicine Hat Tigers); Tyson Barrie (Kelowna Rockets)

Florida Panthers (6)
Brett Connolly (Prince George Cougars); Chris Driedger (Calgary Hitmen); John Ludvig*^ (Portland Winterhawks); Kevin Connauton (Vancouver Giants); Aleksi Heponiemi (Swift Current Broncos); Radko Gudas (Everett Silvertips)

Los Angeles Kings (4)
Austin Strand (Seattle Thunderbirds); Austin Wagner (Regina Pats); Jared Anderson-Dolan (Spokane Chiefs); Kale Clague (Moose Jaw Warriors)

Minnesota Wild (6)
Calen Addison*^ (Lethbridge Hurricanes); Connor Dewar (Everett Silvertips); Jared Spurgeon (Spokane Chiefs); Mason Shaw (Medicine Hat Tigers); Victor Rask (Calgary Hitmen); Matt Dumba (Portland Winterhawks)

Montreal Canadiens (10)
Brandon Baddock (Edmonton Oil Kings); Brendan Gallagher (Vancouver Giants); Brett Kulak (Vancouver Giants); Cale Fleury (Regina Pats); Carey Price (Tri-City Americans); Joel Edmundson (Kamloops Blazers); Jordan Weal (Regina Pats); Noah Juulsen (Everett Silvertips); Kaiden Guhle*^ (Prince Albert Raiders); Shea Weber (Kelowna Rockets)

Nashville Predators (5)
Colton Sissons (Kelowna Rockets); Connor Ingram (Kamloops Blazers); Ryan Johansen (Portland Winterhawks); Tanner Jeannot (Moose Jaw Warriors); Tyler Lewington (Medicine Hat Tigers)

New Jersey Devils (5)
Damon Severson (Kelowna Rockets); Nick Merkley (Kelowna Rockets); Nolan Foote*^ (Kelowna Rockets); Ryan Murray (Everett Silvertips); Ty Smith*^ (Spokane Chiefs)

New York Islanders (7)
Andrew Ladd (Calgary Hitmen); Jordan Eberle (Regina Pats); Kieffer Bellows (Portland Winterhawks); Mathew Barzal (Seattle Thunderbirds); Parker Wotherspoon (Tri-City Americans); Ryan Pulock (Brandon Wheat Kings); Thomas Hickey (Seattle Thunderbirds)

New York Rangers (3)
Brett Howden (Moose Jaw Warriors); Libor Hajek (Regina Pats); Matthew Robertson*^ (Edmonton Oil Kings)

Ottawa Senators (5)
Rudolfs Balcers (Kamloops Blazers); Max Lajoie (Swift Current Broncos); Braydon Coburn (Portland Winterhawks); Lassi Thomson (Kelowna Rockets); Parker Kelly (Prince Albert Raiders)

Philadelphia Flyers (10)
Carsen Twarynski (Kelowna Rockets); Carter Hart (Everett Silvertips); Derrick Pouliot (Portland Winterhawks); Egor Zamula*^ (Calgary Hitmen); Ivan Provorov (Brandon Wheat Kings); Nolan Patrick (Brandon Wheat Kings); Roddy Ross*^ (Regina Pats); Travis Sanheim (Calgary Hitmen); Tyler Wotherspoon (Portland Winterhawks); Wyatte Wylie* (Everett Silvertips)

Pittsburgh Penguins (2)
Colton Sceviour (Lethbridge Hurricanes); Tristan Jarry (Edmonton Oil Kings)

San Jose Sharks (10)
Alexander True (Seattle Thunderbirds); Devan Dubnyk (Kamloops Blazers); Evander Kane (Vancouver Giants); Jayden Halbgewachs (Moose Jaw Warriors); Joachim Blichfeld (Portland Winterhawks); Martin Jones (Calgary Hitmen); Nikolai Knyzhov (Regina Pats); Noah Gregor (Prince Albert Raiders); Tristen Robins*^ (Saskatoon Blades); Patrick Marleau (Seattle Thunderbirds)

St. Louis Blues (4)
Brayden Schenn (Saskatoon Blades); Jake Neighbours*^ (Edmonton Oil Kings); Joel Hofer*^ (Portland Winterhawks); Tanner Kaspick (Victoria Royals)

Tampa Bay Lightning (8)
Ben Thomas (Vancouver Giants); Brayden Point (Moose Jaw Warriors); Cal Foote (Kelowna Rockets); Devante Stephens (Kelowna Rockets); Gage Goncalves*^ (Everett Silvertips); Jack Finley*^ (Spokane Chiefs); Luke Schenn (Kelowna Rockets); Tyler Johnson (Spokane Chiefs)

Toronto Maple Leafs (5)
Martin Marincin (Prince George Cougars); Adam Brooks (Regina Pats); Morgan Rielly (Moose Jaw Warriors); Nic Petan (Portland Winterhawks); Rourke Chartier (Kelowna Rockets)

Vancouver Canucks (12)
Alex Edler (Kelowna Rockets); Ashton Sautner (Edmonton Oil Kings); Braden Holtby (Saskatoon Blades); Jake Virtanen (Calgary Hitmen); Jayce Hawryluk (Brandon Wheat Kings); Jett Woo*^ (Calgary Hitmen); Kole Lind (Kelowna Rockets); Micheal Ferland (Saskatoon Blades); Sven Baertschi (Portland Winterhawks); Travis Hamonic (Brandon Wheat Kings); Brandon Sutter (Red Deer Rebels); Tyler Myers (Kelowna Rockets)

Vegas Golden Knights (16)
Brayden McNabb (Kootenay ICE); Brayden Pachal (Prince Albert Raiders); Chandler Stephenson (Regina Pats); Cody Glass (Portland Winterhawks); Dylan Coghlan (Tri-City Americans); Gage Quinney (Kamloops Blazers); Jake Leschyshyn (Lethbridge Hurricanes); Kaedan Korczak*^ (Kelowna Rockets); Keegan Kolesar (Seattle Thunderbirds); Logan Thompson (Brandon Wheat Kings); Mark Stone (Brandon Wheat Kings); Nick Holden (Chilliwack Bruins); Reid Duke (Brandon Wheat Kings); Ryan Reaves (Brandon Wheat Kings); Peyton Krebs*^ (Winnipeg ICE); Shea Theodore (Seattle Thunderbirds)

Washington Capitals (6)
Brenden Dillon (Seattle Thunderbirds); Brett Leason (Prince Albert Raiders); Garrett Pilon (Everett Silvertips); Lucas Johansen (Kelowna Rockets); Riley Sutter (Everett Silvertips); Zdeno Chara (Prince George Cougars)

Winnipeg Jets (11)
Adam Lowry (Swift Current Broncos); Cole Kehler (Portland Winterhawks); Eric Comrie (Tri-City Americans); Jansen Harkins (Prince George Cougars); Josh Morrissey (Kelowna Rockets); Kristian Reichel (Red Deer Rebels); Lauren Brossoit (Edmonton Oil Kings); Luca Sbisa (Portland Winterhawks); Nate Thompson (Seattle Thunderbirds); Nelson Nogier (Red Deer Rebels); Skyler McKenzie (Portland Winterhawks)

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