Boston, MA -
The Boston Bruins announced today the schedule for the team's Development Camp, which will take place July 8 - July 12 at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington, MA. All on-ice camp practices are open to the public and to members of the media. The locker room will be opened to accredited working media approximately five minutes after the conclusion of every on-ice session.
The camp will begin on Tuesday, July 8 with medical and physical testing for the players. These sessions will be closed to the public and to the media; however there will be player/coach media availability from 12:30-1:00 p.m. ET.
The first on-ice training session will be held from 9:00-11:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, with media availability immediately following. The players will then take a trip to Fenway Park to see the Boston Red Sox take on the Minnesota Twins at 1:05 p.m. ET.
Skating will commence again on Thursday morning from 9:30-11:30 a.m. ET followed by the first off-ice workout. Media availability for the players will take place at 11:35 a.m. ET on Thursday while the Bruins coaching staff will be available at 12:00 p.m. ET. Please note that the off-ice workout is closed to the public and to the media.
Friday's morning skate will take place between 9:30-11:00 a.m. ET followed by an on-ice skills session from 11:30-12:30 p.m. ET.
Following training, the prospects will then split into two groups and visit two charitable organizations in the area from 3:00-5:00 p.m. ET. One group will visit the Greater Boston Food Bank while the other team will travel to "Cradles to Crayons" in Quincy, MA.
The Greater Boston Food Bank's mission is to help end hunger in eastern Massachusetts, feeding more than 320,000 people annually in nine counties in eastern Massachusetts.
"Cradles to Crayons" is located in Quincy, MA and works to provide - free of charge - for low-income and homeless children from birth to pre-teen the basic essentials they need to be safe, warm, ready to learn, and valued. The two groups will receive a tour of the facilities, learn about the organizations, and help sort goods for distribution.
The final training sessions will take place on Saturday with the on-ice workout from 9:30-11:30 a.m. ET, and an off-ice training session from 12:00-1:00 p.m. ET. As with Thursday's schedule, media availability for the players will take place at 11:35 a.m. ET while the Bruins coaching staff will be available at 12:00 p.m. ET.UPDATED DEVELOPMENT CAMP SCHEDULETuesday, July 8:
Bergeron and Fernandez on-ice from 10:00 a.m. ET - 11:00 a.m.Wednesday, July 9:
9:00-11:00 a.m. ET, On-ice SessionThursday, July 10:
9:30-11:30 a.m. ET, On-ice SessionFriday, July 11:
9:30-11:00 a.m. ET, On-ice Session
11:30-12:30 p.m. ET, On-ice SkillsSaturday, July 12:
9:30-11:30 a.m. ET, On-ice Session
The above schedule is subject to change, please call the Bruins Media and Fan Information Line daily at 617.624.1910 for the latest updates.