Sabres to host fifth annual Prospects Challenge

July 24, 2019 - 2:09 pm

For a fifth consecutive year, the Buffalo Sabres will host the annual Prospects Challenge at Harborcenter.

The team announced on Wednesday that the festivities will begin on Friday, September 6 and run through Monday, September 9.

The Sabres will, once again, be joined by the prospects from the Boston Bruins, New Jersey Devils and Pittsburgh Penguins to compete in a three-game round-robin challenge. The Sabres are two-time winners of the Prospects Challenge, including a win at the inaugural event in 2015 and in last year's event.

Rosters for each team will be released at a later date.

Here is the schedule of games:

Friday, September 6:

  • Pittsburgh vs. Boston, 3:30 p.m.
  • Buffalo vs. New Jersey, 7 p.m.

Saturday, September 7:

  • New Jersey vs. Pittsburgh, 3:30 p.m.
  • Buffalo vs. Boston, 7 p.m.

Sunday, September 8:

  • No games scheduled

Monday, September 9:

  • Boston vs. New Jersey, 9:30 a.m.
  • Buffalo vs. Pittsburgh, 12:30 p.m.

Tickets for each game are $10 and will go on sale to the general public on Friday, August 2 at 10 a.m. Season ticket holders and My One Buffalo members will have the chance to purchase tickets before they go on sale.

Fans can purchase tickets at the KeyBank Center box office, online at, or by phone at 1-888-223-6000.

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