September 16, 2016
Three players from last year's Toledo Walleye squad are on the Detroit Red Wings roster for the 2016 NHL Prospect Tournament, going on today through September 20 in Traverse City, Michigan. A total of eight NHL teams have their top prospects competing in the event, to allow teams to not only showcase but evaluate their talent.
- Goalie Jake Paterson (18-9-2 record, .923 save %, 2.21 GAA with Walleye in 2015-16)
- Defenseman Matt Caito (8 games, 2 goals, 5 assists with Walleye in 2015-16)
- Forward Zach Nastasiuk (25 games, 10 goals, 10 assists with Walleye in 2015-16)
Walleye Head Coach Dan Watson and Assistant Coach Andy Delmore are there as well providing assistance to the coaching staff.