The top players in the North American scene were back on the ice for the first time in the new year and a new team has been announced.
Genesis Invite took place on December 6 and featured 16 players on the invite list, including a roster of current players and top pros.
It will be the first Genesis Invitation tournament since the 2014 tournament and features a $2,500 prize pool.
Players who were on that roster include:Seth “Kjelle” Kjelle, Dan “Tristan” Wesselman, James “Kazuyuki” Gusev, Matt “TheFart” Kornfeld, Tyler “Kane” Loh, Tyler “” Johnson, Matt “” Stross, and Jason “” Zemelowski.
There was no invite for the Americas division of the event, which will be held at the new venue of the Rogers Arena in Toronto.
The Genesis Invites Americas division will be played on the same weekend as the European division of Genesis.