Canucks Young Stars Classic Prospect Camp Opens Sept 4
- Updated: August 23, 2013
The Vancouver Canucks announced today the expected roster and schedule for their Prospects Training Camp and the Young Stars Classic Tournament starting Wednesday, September 4th in Penticton, BC.
The Canucks Prospects Training Camp will begin Wednesday, September 4th with a 12:00 p.m. practice on the Main rink at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) in Penticton, BC. All on-ice practice sessions/pre-game skates will be open to the public. Admission to practices at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) is complimentary. For more information regarding tickets for the Young Stars Classic Tournament please go to canucks.com/youngstars.
A total of 31 players are scheduled to report to the SOEC on Wednesday, September 4th for a practice prior to starting tournament play September 5th at 7:30 p.m. versus the San Jose Sharks prospects. 10 out of the 31 players invited played in the American Hockey League during the 2012-13 season. Players will be available to the media September 4th at the SOEC following their practice at approximately 1:30 p.m.
Select games of the Young Stars Classic Tournament will be available live on Canucks.com beginning September 5th. Single game and day tickets for the Young Stars Classic Tournament are currently available for purchase at www.valleyfirstTIX.com, by phone at 1-877-763-2849 or in person at the SOEC box office. Single game tickets are available for $12, double headers for $20 and a limited number of tournament packages (eight games) are available at a cost of $70 plus applicable fees. Game dates, times and opponents may be subject to change. Full details on the Young Stars Classic Tournament and games being broadcast can be found at canucks.com/youngstars.
Please note the attached roster and below schedule are subject to change. For the most up-to-date information, please call the media hotline at 604-899-4995 or go to canucks.com/mediarelations.
The Canucks veterans will report to Rogers Arena Wednesday, September 11th for medicals, testing and media availability. The Main Camp roster and schedule will be released at a later date.
DATE TIME LOCATION EVENT
Sept. 4, 2013 12-1:30 PM Penticton, BC Prospects On-Ice
-followed by Media Availability (SOEC)
Sept. 5, 2013 10:30 AM Penticton, BC Prospects On-Ice
7:30 PM Penticton, BC Canucks Prospects vs Sharks Prospects
Sept. 6, 2013 10:30 AM Penticton, BC Prospects On-Ice
7:30 PM Penticton, BC Canucks Prospects vs Flames Prospects
Sept. 7, 2013 12:00 PM Penticton, BC Prospects On-Ice
Sept. 8, 2013 9:15 AM Penticton, BC Prospects On-Ice
2:00 PM Penticton, BC Canucks Prospects vs Oilers Prospects
Sept. 9, 2013 12:00 PM Penticton, BC Canucks Prospects vs Jets Prospects
Sept. 11, 2013 TBA Rogers Arena Veterans Media Availability