All teams will be guaranteed four games in Preliminary Play.
Teams will be divided into 10 Divisions. Divisions may be unbalanced in terms the total number of teams in each division. Teams will play a Round-Robin format within their division. Division winners plus 6 wild-card teams will advance. 16 teams that advance will play in the Elimination Round to determine the 8 teams that will advance to the Quarter Finals.
Only registered players will be allowed in the dressing rooms. Any player(s) suspended during the tournament must not enter the dressing room prior to the game(s) from which they are suspended. Failure to adhere to this rule will result in a further suspension. Dressing Rooms must be vacated 20 minutes after game. Teams are responsible for ensuring their dressing rooms are locked and secure at all times. It is the team’s responsibility to provide their own locks.
TEAM WARM-UP (OFF-ICE):
Teams must use the Main Entrance when exiting and entering the Arena for pre-game warm-up. Emergency Exit Doors must remain closed shut at all times. Any Team found Entering/Exiting the Arena or "propping" Emergency Exit Doors may be assessed a Bench Minor ro start the game.
3-Minute maximum. All Games start at the scheduled time. No team is permitted on the ice prior to the Referees being present. In other words, teams are required to be prepared for the the scheduled game time.
LENGTH OF GAMES:
All Round Robin games will consist of one (1) 12 minute period (1st Period) and two (2) 15 minute periods (2nd & 3rd Periods), with a flood before the game and after the second period.
Elimination and Play-offs will consist of two (2) 12 minute periods (1st Period & 2nd Periods) and one (1) 15 minute period (3rd Period). Each team will change ends between periods. All games are stop time and there will be running time only in the third period, provided that the goal differential at the end of the second period or at any time during the third period is five (5) or greater.
Overtime will be played only in the Elimination, Quarters, Semis & Finals. During the Preliminary Rounds, if the game is tied at the end of regulation time, each team will be awarded one point.
Tournament Champions and Finalists will receive tournament awards
respectively for each member of their team as well as a Team Trophy for the Champions.
The Toronto Titans Minor Midget Prospect Tournament or its Tournament Committee will not be held responsible for injuries caused by a player or spectator. Please ensure that all players are covered by insurance before participating in the Tournament.