Braden Braden Holtby, Philipp Grubauer and Mitch Korn are back : They join Karl Alzner, Jason Chimera, John Carlson, Matt Niskanen, Evgeny Kuznetsov, Dmitri Orlov, Stanislav Galiev, Liam O’Brien, Nathan Walker, Jakub Vrana, Vitek Vanecek, and Connor Carrick.
In an article with SovSport.ru, Capitals Captain Alex Ovechkin stated he plans to be back at Kettler on September 13th or September 14th. Camp opens on September 17th with off-ice testing, and on-ice camp begins on Friday, September 18th. As stated earlier, Andre Burakovsky will arrive on September 10th.
The Capitals player schedule was announced for the days leading up to the start of training camp:
2015 Washington Capitals Rookie Tournament
The 2015 Washington Capitals Rookie Tournament will be held September 12th-15th, in Estero, Florida. All games will be carried by via live stream at Monumental Network, or can be heard on Caps Radio.
The complete 2015 Washington Capitals Rookie Tournament guide can be downloaded at here.
Bits and Pieces
Tickets for Capitals Casino Night on November 14th are now available here.
David Gunnarsson of DAVEArt.com released photos of Braden Holtby’s new mask yesterday afternoon. Pretty spiffy:
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