SUNRISE, FL – Florida Panthers General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that prospects F Alain Berger, D Adam Comrie, F Evgeny Dadanov, F Cory Durocher, D Erik Gudbranson
, F Quinton Howden
, G Jacob Markstrom
, F John McFarland
, D Alexander Petrovic, D Colby Robak
, F Scott Timmins
and F Garrett Wilson
have been invited to the club’s main training camp. A complete training camp roster is attached to this email.
The Panthers open training camp with their first on-ice practice on Saturday, Sept. 18 at 9 a.m. at the Saveology.com IcePlex. On Sunday, Sept. 19 the team will host Hockey Day in South Florida, a day long fan festival highlighted with numerous events for the Panthers hockey enthusiast. Festivities for the Panthers opening weekend of training camp include:
• Free open viewing of Panthers first training practice (Saturday: 9 a.m. – Noon)
• Panthers Party Patrol set-up outside Savelogy.com IcePlex (Saturday: 8:30 a.m. – Noon & Sunday: Noon – 4 p.m.)
• Florida Panthers Ice Dancers & Panthers Alumni Association carwash benefiting Florida Panthers Foundation (Saturday: 8 a.m. – Noon)
• Sports Radio 560 WQAM radio remote hosted by Big O & “Red Deer” Randy Moller (Saturday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Breakaway Bar & Grill)
• Panthers game-used equipment sale (Saturday: noon – 4 p.m.)
• Free Coaching clinic for youth hockey coaches conducted by Florida Panthers coaching staff (Sunday: 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.)
• Free intrasqaud blue vs. white scrimmage followed by player autographs (Sunday: 2 p.m. -3:15 p.m.)
Florida Panthers Training Camp 2010 is sponsored by the Eagles. The legendary American rock band will visit the BankAtlantic Center on Friday, Oct. 8, eight days before Cats Opening Night vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning. A sports presenting sponsorship with an artist/concert is believed to be a first in the sports and entertainment industry.
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