Pro Free Agent Camp
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07-13-2008, 10:54 AM
Join Date: Dec 2006
Pro Free Agent Camp
Hockey Resume is pleased to announce our first ever Free Agent Camp. This camp will be sponsored by the McArthur Group and will feature some of the best free agent talent available. Coaches, general managers, and scouts will be present from teams ranging from the AHL, ECHL, CHL, IHL, LNAH and SPHL. Players range from professionals, graduating junior players and college players.
Hockey Resume is pleased to announce its first ever Free Agent Camp. This camp will be run with sponsorship from the McArthur Group. It will be taking place the weekend of July 25, 26, 27 in the Niagara Falls area. The venue will be Stamford Arena, located on Frederica Street in Niagara Falls, Ontario.
The camp will be comprised of four equally balanced teams. Each team will dress 6 forwards, 4 defensemen and two goalies. Each team will play three games.
In attendance will be Washington Capitals head coach and current NHL coach of the year Bruce Boudreau. As a player, Boudreau played professionally for 20 seasons, logging 141 games in the National Hockey League and 30 games in the World Hockey Association.
After his playing days were over he began a highly successful coaching career. In the minor leagues, Boudreau has coached the Muskegon Fury, the Fort Wayne Komets, the Mississippi Sea Wolves, the Lowell Lock Monsters, the Manchester Monarchs and the Hershey Bears.
Bruce will be running two NHL style on ice practices as well as giving an off-ice seminar.
Former NHL referee Mr. Bob Langdon and current Mid Atlantic Hockey League Referee-in-Chief will be in attendance as well. He will be giving a presentation on Friday evening once the games have concluded. Langdon began his officiating career in the OHL and moved on to the UHL, CHL and ECHL. In 2000, he moved to the NHL and officiated there for six years. He split time with the American Hockey League in those years. Langdon retired in 2006 from the NHL. To read more about Bob please Click Here
In attendance will be Mike Bernier, Mike is a PHPA registered agent and will be running the logistics of the camp. Mr. Bernier represents many minor pro hockey players and provides quality advising. Also present will be Mike McArthur, founder and owner of the McArthur Group, Mike is an NHLPA certified agent and has represented many stars. Various other members of the McArthur will be present as well such as Karl Boucher and Gerry McKeown.
As well as the camp we are planning on having a BBQ or social in which guys can get to know each other and network. Players will be able to discuss their situation with coaches, general managers and scouts. As well, the McArthur Group will be present to discuss any questions you may have about agents or being represented.
The camp is open to the public, we encourage all fans to come out and fill the rink for these guys trying to further their careers
Friday July 25th
12pm-2pm - Camp Registration
3pm-5pm - Player Practice Session
5pm-7pm - Game #1
7:45-8:15 - Bob Langdon Presentation
Saturday July 26th
9am-11am - Game #2
12-1pm - Camp Social
1-4pm - Off-Ice Sessions (could end earlier)
5pm-7pm - Game #3
7:30pm-9:30pm - Game #4
Sunday July 27th
12pm-2:00pm - Game #5
2:00pm-4:00pm - Game #6
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