ATCO presents the Edmonton Oilers training camp 2006 starts Thursday
The Oilers 27th NHL training camp will open on Thursday, September 14th with the players undergoing medicals and fitness testing at the Glen Sather Sports Medicine Clinic at the University of Alberta.
The 33 forwards, 15 defencemen and five goaltenders will practice from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon on both Friday-Saturday, September 15th-16th at the Coca-Cola Centre in Grande Prairie. The "ATCO Training Camp in Grande Prairie" culminates with the Joey Moss Cup championship game being played at 12 Noon on Sunday, September 17th.
While in Grande Prairie, members of the Edmonton Oilers team and coaching staff will also visit fans at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, participate in a Minor Hockey Coaching Clinic along with Hockey Canada and Hockey Alberta, and attend a formal banquet to raise funds for numerous Grande Prairie charities.
Thursday, September 14, 2006
- 8:00 a.m. – Medicals & Physicals for all Rookies (University of Alberta)
- PR Sessions / Photographs / HR Registration (University of Alberta)
- 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. – Edmonton Oilers Meet & Greet – Private Function - (Canada Games Arena, Grande Prairie, AB)
- 9:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. – Group A & B Practice (Coca-Cola Centre, Grande Prairie, AB)
- 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - Team Red vs Team Blue (Coca-Cola Centre – Rink A)
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Team White Practice (Coca-Cola Centre – Rink B)
- 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Hockey Canada/Hockey Alberta Coaching Clinic (Crystal Centre)
- 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Oilers Hospital Visit (Queen Elizabeth Hospital)
- 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. – Goaltenders Practice (Coca-Cola Centre – Rink A)
- 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Team White vs Team Red/Blue Winner (Coca-Cola Centre – Rink A)
- 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Team Red/Blue Loser Practice (Coca-Cola Centre – Rink B)
- 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – Edmonton Oilers Banquet (Canada Games Arena) – SOLD OUT
- 12:00 pm – Joey Moss Cup Championship Game (Coca-Cola Centre) – SOLD OUT