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Red Wings begin training camp on Sept. 23

by Kyle Kujawa / DetroitRedWings.com

The Detroit Red Wings today released the 2016-17 training camp schedule, which will begin on Thursday, Sept. 22 with the 17th Annual Training Camp Golf Classic at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa prior to four days of on-ice practices from Friday, Sept. 23 to Monday, Sept. 26, held at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich.

The Red Wings will first participate in the Training Camp Golf Classic, presented by Eitel Dahm Motor Group, on Thursday, Sept. 22, which takes place at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa at 1:00 p.m. Proceeds from the tournament benefit Involved Citizens Enterprises (I.C.E.), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing affordable skating programs in Northern Michigan.

Daily on-ice practices and scrimmages will begin on Friday, Sept. 23 with the first group slated to hit the ice at 9:30 a.m. Red Wings players, prospects and tryouts will be split into three teams - Team Howe, Team Lindsay and Team Yzerman - as they practice and scrimmage during camp. A full camp roster and team breakdown will be released at a later date.

Camp will wrap up on Monday, Sept. 26 with the annual Red & White Game at 12 p.m. The Red Wings will return to Detroit following the scrimmage and begin preseason play by hosting the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday, Sept. 27 at 7:30 p.m.

TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR ALL TRAINING CAMP EVENTS

Tickets for all events are available online at www.centreice.org. Prices for practice sessions are $10 for standing-room only, $15 for reserved seating and $20 for the mezzanine. Tickets for the Training Camp Alumni & Celebrity Game and Red & White Game on Saturday, September 24 will start at $20 for standing-room only, $25 for reserved seating and $30 for the mezzanine. Select 2016 training camp merchandise will also be available for purchase. For additional information, please contact the Centre Ice Arena offices at (231) 933-7465.

Tickets are also still available for the 2016 NHL Prospect Tournament, which takes place from Friday, Sept. 16 to Tuesday, Sept. 20. The eight-team tournament is comprised of top NHL prospects from Carolina, Chicago, Columbus, Dallas, Detroit, Minnesota, the NY Rangers and St. Louis. A complete tournament schedule is available here.

MEDIA AVAILABILITY AND CREDENTIALS

Media availability is listed each day at the conclusion of each team's off-ice session. Please note that times listed are approximate and subject to change. The media credential application can be accessed by clicking here.

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Training Camp Schedule

 

FRIDAY, SEPT. 23                    Event                                                         Site                       

TEAM HOWE                                                                                                   

9:25 a.m.     Video

9:30 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.               On-ice Practice                                           DAVID'S RINK

10:35 a.m.     Video

10:45 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.             Specialty Teams Scrimmage                        WEST RINK
11:05 a.m.     Video/Flood
11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.             Specialty Teams Scrimmage                        WEST RINK
11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.             Off-ice Workout

12:50 p.m.                                Media Availability*

 

TEAM YZERMAN

10:25 a.m.     Video
10:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.             Warm Up       WEST RINK
10:45 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.             Specialty Teams Scrimmage                        WEST RINK

11:05 a.m.     Video/Flood
11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.            Specialty Teams Scrimmage                        WEST RINK
11:40 a.m.     Video
11:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.            On-ice Practice     DAVID'S RINK
12:50 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.              Off-ice Workout
1:50 p.m.     Media Availability*
 

TEAM LINDSAY

12:40 p.m.     Video
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.              On-ice Practice                                           WEST RINK
1:55 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.                Off-ice Workout
2:55 p.m.     Media Availability*
 

 

SATURDAY, SEPT. 24              Event                                                         Site                                   

TEAM YZERMAN                                                                                             

9:25 a.m.     Video
9:30 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.               On-ice Practice                                           DAVID'S RINK
10:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.             Video
10:45 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.             Special Situations Scrimmage                    WEST RINK
11:05 a.m.     Video/Flood
11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.             Special Situations Scrimmage     WEST RINK
11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.             Off-ice Workout
12:50 p.m.     Media Availability*
 

TEAM HOWE
10:25 a.m.     Video
10:35 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.             Warm Up       WEST RINK
10:45 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.             Special Situations Scrimmage                      WEST RINK
11:05 a.m.     Video/Flood
11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.             Special Situations Scrimmage                      WEST RINK
11:40 a.m.     Video
11:45 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.             On-ice Practice     DAVID'S RINK
12:50 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. Off-ice Workout
1:50 p.m.     Media Availability*

 

TEAM LINDSAY
12:40 p.m.     Video
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.              Practice                                                      DAVID'S RINK
1:55 p.m. - 2:55 p.m.                Off-ice Workout                                          
2:55 p.m.     Media Availability*

 

7:00 p.m.                                  TRAINING CAMP ALUMNI & CELEBRITY GAME
 

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SUNDAY, SEPT. 25                  Event                                                         Site                                   

TEAM YZERMAN

9:25 a.m.     Video
9:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.               On-ice Practice                                           WEST RINK
11:25 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.             Off-ice Workout                                          
12:25 p.m.     Media Availability*

 

TEAM HOWE

10:50 a.m.     Video
10:55 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.             On-ice Practice                                           DAVID'S RINK
12:50 p.m. - 1:50 p.m. Off-ice Workout
1:50 p.m.     Media Availability*

 

TEAM LINDSAY

12:15 p.m.                                Video
12:20 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.              On-ice Practice                                           WEST RINK
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.                Off-ice Workout                                          
3:15 p.m.                                  Media Availability*
 

 

MONDAY, SEPT. 26   Event                                                         Site                                   
 

NON-RED & WHITE PLAYERS

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.             On-ice practice                                            DAVID'S RINK
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.             Off-ice Workout                                          
 

RED & WHITE PLAYERS

12:00 p.m.                                RED VS. WHITE GAME                              WEST RINK

Post-game                                Media Availability*
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.                Off-ice Workout

 

PLEASE NOTE: The Red Wings will return to Detroit at the conclusion of off-ice sessions on Monday, Sept. 26.

 

* Media availability times are approximate and subject to change.

 

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