Vancouver, B.C. – The Vancouver Canucks announced today the expected roster and schedule for the 2013.14 Main Training Camp opening Wednesday, September 11th at Rogers Arena.
Players will conduct fitness testing, medical evaluations and media availability on Wednesday, September 11th beginning at 9 a.m. A total of 36 players are scheduled to report to Rogers Arena and will be joined by those prospects continuing on from the Canucks Young Stars Classic Tournament.
On Thursday, September 12th, players will report to UBC for on-ice testing. From Friday September 13th to Sunday, September 15th, players will be split into three on-ice groups and will conduct scrimmages followed by on-ice practices. Scrimmages begin at 9 a.m. followed by practice sessions by group at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
The Canucks will open on-ice sessions September 13-15th at Rogers Arena as a thanks to passionate and loyal Canucks fans for their continued support. Admission is complimentary but those planning to attend should register at canucks.com/scrimmages. There will be a limit of four complimentary tickets per registration. Fans attending can enter Rogers Arena via Gates 3 and 7 with doors opening at 8:30 a.m.
Please note the attached roster and below schedule are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, please call the media hotline at 604-899-4995 or go to canucks.com/mediarelations.
Player media availability September 13-15th will follow each group’s on-ice session. Head Coach John Tortorella will conduct media availability at the conclusion of all on-ice sessions each day. Media can access the Level 500 press box for all Training Camp on-ice sessions and are asked to enter Rogers Arena via Gate 16.
Vancouver Canucks 2013 Main Camp Schedule (subject to change)DATE TIME LOCATION EVENT Sept. 11
9:00-11:00 a.m. Rogers Arena Media Availability (Media access through Gate 16) Sept. 12
8 a.m. UBC On-Ice Testing Sept. 13-15
9:00 a.m. Rogers Arena Scrimmage 10:00 a.m. Rogers Arena Veterans On-Ice (first group) 11:00 a.m. Rogers Arena Veterans On-Ice (second group) 12:30 p.m. Rogers Arena Veterans On-Ice (third group)