Capitals Rookies to Face Philadelphia Rookies Sept. 12 in Voorhees, N.J.
/ Washington Capitals
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals Rookie Camp, which opens at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Saturday, Sept. 8, will conclude with a game against the Philadelphia Flyers rookies on Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, N.J. The game is the first in an initial two-year agreement that will bring the contest to Kettler Capitals Iceplex in 2008.
This year’s game will face off at 12:30 p.m. at the Flyers’ practice facility and is open to the public and free of charge.
Approximately two dozen of the Capitals’ young players and prospects, primarily first-year professionals, will participate in the team’s Rookie Camp.
The Capitals’ Training Camp will open Friday, Sept. 14, at Kettler Capitals Iceplex in Arlington, Va. Several special events and promotions will be featured throughout Training Camp. A full schedule of those events, practice times and rosters for both camps will be released in the coming weeks.