MANCHESTER, NH – The Manchester Monarchs, the primary affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings, will open the 2008-09 Training Camp with players reporting for physicals on Thursday, Oct. 2 and the team will hit the ice for the first time on Friday, Oct. 3 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at Tri-Town Ice Arena, Monarchs Director of Hockey Operations Hubie McDonough announced Tuesday.
The 2008-09 Monarchs Training Camp will continue with the team practicing at Sullivan Arena on the campus of Saint Anselm College on Saturday, Oct. 4 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. followed by their lone preseason game against the Worcester Sharks at the Wallace Civic Arena in Fitchburg, Mass., at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5. On-ice practice will continue at Tri-Town Ice Arena on Monday, October 6 and Tuesday, Oct. 7 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. Training camp practices at both Tri-Town Ice Arena and Sullivan Arena will be open to the public.
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