As part of Habs Eyes on the Prize's expansion into women's hockey and the Montreal Stars, EOTP will be providing extensive coverage of the CWHL Player Entry Draft today from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT.
Via the CWHL:
CWHL 2015 Player Entry Draft
Toronto, Ont. – On Sunday August 23, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League will open its player entry draft to the media, providing opportunities for interviews with top CWHL players and draft picks. Among those expected to be in attendance: Players: Tara Watchorn (Boston Blades), Lauriane Rougeau (Montreal Stars), Natalie Spooner (Toronto Furies), Rebecca Johnston (Calgary Inferno) and Erica Howe (Brampton Thunder). Draft Picks: Marie-Philip Poulin, Brianne Jenner, Elizabeth Tremblay, Katia Clement-Heydra.
We will have a reporter at the draft (you can follow her on Twitter here), who will provide up-to-the-minute coverage on Sunday, and will also have roster breakdowns and analysis throughout the afternoon on draft day.
The Montreal Stars kick off their regular season on Saturday, October 17th versus the Brampton Thunder. Season tickets are on sale now.