Vancouver Canucks prospects camp opens Friday, September 9th

Wednesday, 31.08.2011 / 5:12 PM / News
Vancouver Canucks

Vancouver, B.C. – The Vancouver Canucks announced today the expected roster and schedule of their Prospects Training Camp opening Friday, September 9th in Vancouver. Following medicals and testing in Vancouver, the Canucks Prospects Training Camp will relocate to Penticton, BC, where on-ice practice sessions/pre-game skates will be open to the public. Admission to practices at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) is complimentary. For more information regarding tickets for the Young Stars Tournament please go to canucks.com/youngstars.

30 players are scheduled to report to Rogers Arena on Friday, September 9th for medicals and fitness testing. Players will be available to the media at Rogers Arena beginning at 9:30 a.m. Media should enter the building through Gate 16, located on Abbott Street.

Canucks prospects will practice in Penticton, BC, on Saturday, September 10th at 12:00 p.m. followed by media availability.

All eight games of the Young Stars Tournament will be available live on Canucks.com beginning September 11th. Tickets for the Young Stars Tournament are currently available for purchase at www.valleyfirstTIX.com, by phone at 1-877-763-2849 or in person at the South Okanagan Events Centre box office. Limited tournament packages are still available at a cost of $100. Game dates, times and opponents may be subject to change. Full details on the Young Stars Tournament can be found at canucks.com/youngstars.

Please note rosters and schedule are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, please call the media hotline at 604-899-4995.

The veterans will report to Rogers Arena Friday, September 16thfor medicals, testing and media availability. The Main Camp roster and schedule will be released at a later date.

The complete schedule is available in PDF form here.