A total of 30 players attended the prospects training camp and the Young Stars Classic in Penticton, B.C. The remaining players are expected to participate in the main camp, which opens on Wednesday, September 11. A total of 36 veterans and 26 advancing from the prospects will report to Rogers Arena for fitness and medical testing.
Players are scheduled to take the ice on September 12 at 8.am. at UBC’s Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre and at Rogers Arena between September 13 and 15 at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 12:30 p.m. each day.
The Canucks play their first preseason game on Monday, September 16 against the San Jose Sharks at home. Expect the Canucks to cut as many as 20-30 players prior to this date.