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Ducks 2011-12 Training Camp Discussion (Maroon assigned Syracuse, Smaby on IR)
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09-10-2011, 08:38 AM
Ducks tank is on!
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The Ducks released their roster for next week’s
rookie camp at Anaheim Ice
, which will be a truncated version of camps they’ve held in the past.
...there will be no scrimmages or games as much of the camp will be focused on off-ice conditioning and power skating.
In other words, this isn’t a real rookie camp and it will be
closed to the public
Sounds like budget cuts to me.
It also sounds a lot like the prospect camp they had after the draft.
Vatanen not coming makes sense. If he's definitely not coming to NA this year, and since it's basically like the prospect camp that (I think) he's been to a few times already... what's the point? And besides, it saves the team money on travel costs.
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