Capitals and Flyers Rookies to Face Off at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Sept. 9

The game will be open to the public and free of charge and streamed live on

Wednesday, 08.14.2013 / 2:59 PM Washington Capitals

ARLINGTON, Va. – Washington Capitals rookie camp will conclude on Monday, Sept. 9, with a 3 p.m. game against rookies from the Philadelphia Flyers at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. This is the sixth time that the Capitals and Flyers rookies have met in a game. will broadcast streaming audio and video of the game live, with Capitals radio voice John Walton and senior writer Mike Vogel calling the action.

The Capitals will open rookie camp on Thursday, Sept. 5, with all on-ice workouts at Kettler Capitals Iceplex open to the public and free of charge. Select participants in rookie camp will be invited to join veteran players in training camp, which begins Thursday, Sept. 12 (first on-ice session). Like rookie camp, all training camp on-ice workouts are open to the public. A complete schedule of practice sessions for both rookie camp and training camp will be announced at a later date.

Upcoming Capitals Events

Thursday, Sept. 5 Start of Capitals Rookie Camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

Monday, Sept. 9 Capitals Rookies host Flyers Rookies at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

Thursday, Sept. 12 Start of NHL training camp (first on-ice session) at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

Tuesday, Sept. 17 Baltimore Hockey Classic at Baltimore Arena

Thursday, Sept. 19 Caps Alumni Game at Kettler Capitals Iceplex

Saturday, Sept. 21 2013 Capitals Convention, presented by GEICO, at Washington Convention Center

Thursday, Oct. 3 Home opener versus the Calgary Flames at Verizon Center

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