Vancouver Canucks 2011 training camp opens September 16
Vancouver, B.C. – The Vancouver Canucks announced today the expected training camp roster and schedule for veteran’s main camp opening Friday, September 16th at Rogers Arena.
38 players will report to Rogers Arena for medicals and testing. Veteran players will be joined by prospects continuing on from the Young Stars Tournament, which concludes Thursday, September 15th.
Camp will open with a season-launch press conference at Rogers Arena on Friday, September 16th at 9:30 a.m. with player availability to follow at 10:00 a.m. Further details concerning media access and timing will be made available at a later date.
On-ice practice sessions are open to the public at Rogers Arena on Saturday, September 17th and Sunday, September 18th with doors opening at 8:30 a.m. each day. Canucks fans planning to attend are encouraged to visit canucks.com/maincamp to register and confirm their attendance.
Players will be split into two on-ice practice groups with the first session starting at 9:00 a.m., followed by a second on-ice session at 11:30 a.m.
Please note rosters and schedules are subject to change.
*Attached is the expected roster of players reporting for veteran camp.