Flint, Mich. – 50 players reported to Flint and Genesee County on Monday for day 1 of the three-day training camp. Along with an on-ice session, the players underwent medical and fitness testing, took photo headshots and were suited up in Firebirds’ gear.
Day two begins Tuesday morning at the Firebirds’ official practice facility, Iceland Arenas on Elms Rd. in Clayton Township. Fans are invited to the four remaining training camp games, this Tuesday and Wednesday at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. All on-ice sessions are open to the public and admission is free.
Below is a schedule for the remainder of training camp:
Tuesday, August 29th:
9:00am – Team White Practice (Iceland Arenas)
10:00am – Team Blue vs. Team Grey Game (Iceland Arenas)
5:00pm – Team Blue Practice (Iceland Arenas)
6:00pm – Team White vs. Team Grey Game (Iceland Arenas)
Wednesday, August 30th:
9:00am – Team Grey Practice (Iceland Arenas)
10:00am – Team White vs. Team Blue Game (Iceland Arenas)
6:00pm – Intrasquad game: Team Blue vs. Team White (Iceland Arenas)
OHL Pre-Season Showcase: (HarborCenter, Buffalo, NY)
Friday, Sept. 1 at 12:30pm: Flint Firebirds vs. Windsor Spitfires
Saturday, Sept. 2 at 7:30pm: Flint Firebirds vs. Erie Otters (Live Radio: 103.1 FM WQUS)
Sunday, Sept. 3 at 12:30pm: Flint Firebirds vs. North Bay Battalion (Live Radio: 103.1 FM WQUS)