ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals rookie camp will conclude on Monday, Sept. 9, with a 3 p.m. game against rookies from the Philadelphia Flyers at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. This is the sixth time that the Capitals and Flyers rookies have met in a game. MonumentalNetwork.com will broadcast streaming audio and video of the game live, with Capitals radio voice John Walton and senior writer Mike Vogel calling the action.
The Capitals will open rookie camp on Thursday, Sept. 5, with all on-ice workouts at Kettler Capitals Iceplex 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 Thursday, Sept. 12 (first on-ice session). Like rookie camp, all training camp on-ice workouts are open to the public. A complete schedule of practice sessions for both rookie camp and training camp will be announced at a later date.
Upcoming Capitals Events
Thursday, Sept. 5Start of Capitals Rookie Camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
Monday, Sept. 9Capitals Rookies host Flyers Rookies at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
Thursday, Sept. 12Start of NHL training camp (first on-ice session) at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
Tuesday, Sept. 17 Baltimore Hockey Classic at Baltimore Arena
Thursday, Sept. 19Caps Alumni Game at Kettler Capitals Iceplex
Saturday, Sept. 212013 Capitals Convention, presented by GEICO, at Washington Convention Center
Thursday, Oct. 3Home opener versus the Calgary Flames at Verizon Center