LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings announced Wednesday that the first game of the upcoming Rookie Tournament in Phoenix (Sept. 16 and 17) will be broadcast live on www.LAKings.com. The game – to be played on Tuesday, September 16, at 6 p.m. -- will be a featured part of LAKings.com’s new video player. To view the game, log onto www.LAKings.com.
The Kings also announced the club’s Rookie Camp roster and practice schedule (both subject to change). UPDATE:
On Sept. 2, The Kings have added the following players to the roster for the Rookie Tournament in Phoenix from Sept. 16-17
The game on Sept. 16 against the Coyotes kicks off the two-game Tournament. The second game is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 2 p.m.
Before the games in Phoenix, the Kings will hold Rookie Camp practices at the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo. Practices are scheduled to begin on Saturday, Sept 13 (see below for the full schedule).
Among those expected to take part in this year’s Rookie Camp are:
Jonathan Bernier – started 2007-08 season with Kings
Drew Doughty – first round pick (2nd overall) in 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Thomas Hickey – first round pick (4th overall) in 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Alec Martinez – fourth round pick (95th overall) in 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Oscar Moller – second round pick (52nd overall) in 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Wayne Simmonds – second round pick (61st overall) in 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Colten Teubert – first round pick (13th overall) in 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Jeff Zatkoff – third round pick (74th overall) in 2006 NHL Entry Draft
THE ON-ICE SCHEDULE FOR ROOKIE CAMP (subject to change):
Saturday, Sept. 13 -- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. / Scrimmage from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 14 -- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. / Scrimmage from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Monday, Sept. 15 -- 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. / Scrimmage from 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 16 (at Jobing.com Arena in Phoenix):
Rookie Tournament, Game 1 at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 17 (at Jobing.com Arena in Phoenix):
Rookie Tournament, Game 2 at 2 p.m.
All practices at the Toyota Sports Center and both games in Phoenix are open to the public free of charge.
Check out www.LAKings.com throughout Rookie Camp for complete coverage.
|The following players are expected to participate (subject to change): |
| # ||Player ||Position |
|84 ||Azevedo, Justin ||Center |
|45 ||Bernier, Jonathan ||Goaltender |
|55 ||Cameron, Bryan ||Right Wing |
|81 ||Campbell, Andrew ||Defenseman |
|72 ||D’Orazio, Mike^ ||Defenseman |
|80 ||Doughty, Drew ||Defenseman |
|44 ||Drewiske, Davis ||Defenseman |
|77 ||Fillier, Matt ||Left Wing |
|37 ||Hickey, Thomas ||Defenseman |
|50 ||Holloway, Bud ||Right Wing |
|64 ||Kidd, Josh ||Defenseman |
|74 ||King, Dwight ||Left Wing |
|83 ||Legault, Olivier^ ||Left Wing |
|48 ||Loktionov, Andrei ||Center |
|53 ||Martinez, Alec ||Defenseman |
|51 ||Moller, Oscar ||Center |
|75 ||Rowat, Linden ||Goaltender |
|57 ||Simmonds, Wayne ||Right Wing |
|79 ||Teubert, Colten ||Defenseman |
|76 ||Voynov, Viatcheslav ||Defenseman |
|82 ||Wudrick, Geordie ||Left Wing |
|36 ||Zatkoff, Jeff ||Goaltender |
|^on tryout |