SPOKANE, Wash. – The Spokane Chiefs announced today the ice session schedule for their 2016 Annual Training Camp at Spokane Arena. Camp will begin Thursday, August 25 and culminate with the annual intrasquad Red-White Game on Sunday, August 28 at 1 p.m. All ice sessions are free and open to the public.
Keeping with annual tradition, camp will consist of three teams named after former players. Team Johnson (blue) is named after Spokane native, former Chief and current Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson. Team Sawyer (white) is named after former Chief and NHL forward Kevin Sawyer. Finally, Team Cowen (red) is named after former Chief and ninth-overall NHL Entry Draft pick Jared Cowen.
2016 SPOKANE CHIEFS ANNUAL TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE*
Thursday, August 25
Game 1 – Team Johnson (blue) vs. Team Cowen (red) – 11:28 a.m.
Game 2 – Team Johnson (blue) vs. Team Sawyer (white) – 2 p.m.
Game 3 – Team Cowen (red) vs. Team Sawyer (white) – 4:28 p.m.
Friday, August 26
Game 4 – Team Cowen (red) vs. Team Sawyer (white) – 11:28 a.m.
Game 5 – Team Cowen (red) vs. Team Johnson (blue) – 2 p.m.
Game 6 – Team Johnson (blue) vs. Team Sawyer (white) – 4:28 p.m.
Saturday, August 27
Game 7 – Team Sawyer (white) vs. Team Johnson (blue) – 10 a.m.
Game 8 – Team Sawyer (white) vs. Team Cowen (red) – 12:28 p.m.
Game 9 – Team Cowen (red) vs. Team Johnson (blue) – 4:28 p.m.
Sunday, August 28
2016 Annual Red-White Game – 1 p.m.
*all times are subject to change
For all camp sessions, fans can enter Spokane Arena at the lower southeast corner entrance, near the Spokane Chiefs’ Business Office. Limited concessions will be available in the southeast event lobby area. The Chiefs’ Official Team Store will be open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Thursday – Saturday and 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Sunday.
Team rosters will be announced immediately prior to the beginning of camp.
Ticket packages for the Spokane Chiefs’ 2016-17 regular season – including Bud Light Opening Night on October 1 – are on sale now! With packages starting as low as $70, there’s a plan for any budget. Visit the Chiefs’ Ticket Office in person at the southeast corner of Spokane Arena, click here or call 509-535-PUCK for more information.