14 players to take part in the second session of the Canadiens Development Camp

Tuesday, 06.26.2012 / 12:10 PM ET / News
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14 players to take part in the second session of the Canadiens Development Camp


MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens announced Tuesday that 14 players will participate in the second of two development camp sessions, set to take place from June 28-30, at the Bell Sports Complex, in Brossard. All on-ice sessions are open to the public.

The list of participating prospects includes all seven (7) players selected by the organization at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft presented on June 22-23 in Pittsburgh, including the club’s first round selection, Alex Galchenyuk. Defenseman Mac Bennett (2009 draft pick) and forward Daniel Pribyl (2011 draft pick) will also participate in the camp, as well as five (5) players invited as try outs.

The Canadiens prospects will first take to the ice for technical drills on Thursday, June 28, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The development camp session consists of two on-ice sessions and evaluationsdaily on both ice surfaces at the Bell Sports Complex. Off-ice conditioning sessions and seminars are also scheduled each day.

List of prospects

Tim Bozon (Kamloops- WHL)
Sebastian Collberg (Frolunda- Sweden)
Alex Galchenyuk (Sarnia -OHL)
*Félix Girard (Baie-Comeau - LHJMQ)
Charles Hudon (Chicoutimi - LHJMQ)
*Matthew Lane (USA Dev. Team)
Erik Nyström (Modo Jr. - Sweden)
Daniel Pribyl (Spraha - Cze. Rep.)
Brady Vail (Windsor - OHL)

Mac Bennett (Michigan -CCHA)
*Jimmy Oligny ( P.E.I. - LHJMQ)
Dalton Thrower (Saskatoon - WHL)

*Maxime Lagacé ( P.E.I. - LHJMQ)
*Étienne Marcoux (Blainville-Boisbriand - LHJMQ)

*= Try-out

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