The 2014 Washington Capitals Rookie Camp will begin on Thursday, Sept. 11, and will run through Tuesday, Sept. 16, when the Capitals’ rookies face off against the Philadelphia Flyers’ rookies at 3 p.m. at Flyers Skate Zone, the official practice facility of the Philadelphia Flyers.
All on-ice workouts at Kettler Capitals Iceplex are open to the public and free of charge. Select participants in rookie camp will be invited to join veteran players in training camp, which begins Friday, Sept. 19 (first on-ice session). Like rookie camp, all training camp on-ice workouts are open to the public.
Media information – Head coach Barry Trotz and players will be made available to the media following the on-ice session of each day (approximate times listed to the right). Players will be available in the Capitals locker room. Trotz will address the media at the podium outside the Capitals locker room.
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Accredited members of the media who would like to receive Capitals news releases via e-mail should contact a member of the media relations staff with an e-mail address. Among our releases is “Caps Today,” sent daily during the season, which includes an updated practice schedule, recent transactions and the top storyline of the day.
For the complete 2014 Capitals Rookie Camp Guide, click here.