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Caps Today 8/27

The 2013 U.S. Men's National Team Camp continues at Kettler Capitals Iceplex today. Today's event is sold out, as ticket holders will receive several exclusive opportunities. Fans will have a chance to skate on one of the two rinks for 30 minutes, receive autographs from players (between 9-11 a.m. at two locations in the Kettler complex) and watch the Wounded Warriors sled hockey game (10-11 a.m. on Capitals practice rink). In addition, all attending will get to view the on-ice ceremony hosted by Kathryn Tappen of the NHL Network (11:30 a.m. on Capitals practice rink) which will include giveaways, the introduction of all players at the camp and the unveiling of the 2014 Nike Olympic jersey. All ticket holders will also receive a limited edition puck, souvenir scarf, camp program, American flag, and exclusive pre-order access to the Nike USA Hockey Olympic replica jersey. Nearly 1,200 fans are expected to attend today’s festivities.


Upcoming Media

Today, 8:45 a.m.: George McPhee on WTOP 103.5 FM


Must Read/See/Hear Material

Monumental Network: 2013 U.S. Men's National Team Camp Opening Press Conference 8/26 / Rinkside Update: John Carlson 8/26 / Rinkside Update: Jimmy Howard 8/26 / Rinkside Update: Kevin Shattenkirk 8/26 / Dan Bylsma - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Craig Anderson - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Zach Parise - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / T.J. Oshie - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Ryan Miller - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / John Carlson - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Max Pacioretty - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / James van Riemsdyk - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / John Gibson - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Brandon Saad - U.S. Men's National Team Camp 8/26 / Monumental Today 8/26 / MSE Foundation at 2013 DC Public Schools Beautification Day

Washington Post: A new approach marks USA Hockey tryouts ahead of 2014 Games / Brian Burke: 'Mikhail Grabovski is just a class act' / Capitals Insider: Mikhail Grabovski gives Caps another offensive threat / DC Sports Bog: Troy Brouwer paints a weagle at DCPS Beautification Day

Washington Times: Caps' John Carlson gunning for spot on U.S. Olympic team  

CSN Washington: Carlson: Second place 'not good enough' / Eastern Conference: Bruins shuffle the deck

CSN Washington: John Carlson trying to make Team USA

ESPN 980: George McPhee 8/26

Lavar & Dukes 106.7 The Fan: Segment 08 George McPhee

WJLA-TV ABC 7: On Kettler Capitals Iceplex hosting the 2013 U.S. Men's National Team Orientation Camp

CBS DC: John Carlson Has Legitimate Chance to Make US Olympic Team / USA Hockey Team Holds Off-Ice Workouts at Caps' Training Facility

NBC Washington: First Three Months of NHL Season Crucial For USA Hockey Olympic Hopefuls

NHL.com: Canada's starting Olympic goalie job up for grabs / Alzner hopes underdog role leads to Olympic berth

Washington Business Journal: Washington Capitals alumni will take on teams from Booz Allen, Deloitte at a charity hockey tourney

Ted's Take: When a Soldier Vanishes

Japers' Rink: Tuesday Caps Clips / Caps Cap Comparables: Joel Ward and Mikhail Grabovski


Recent Transactions

Aug. 23: Signed Mikhail Grabovksi to a one-year deal.
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