Today, the San Jose Sharks announced the start of their training camp along with a full schedule for the month of September. Camp officially opens on September 12th but players are already in the area to participate in captain’s practices. Some rookies and prospects will also be participating in the Young Stars Classic in Penticon, BC. For full details about that tournament, which kicks off tomorrow, September 5th, see our previous article here.
For training camp, the players attending will be split into two different groups. The details about who is part of each group will be released at a later date. On September 13th and 14th, those groups will be facing off against each other in a scrimmage set to start at about 9:50am at the South Rink of Sharks Ice. Most practices (and both scrimmages) will be open to the public.
Training camp during the month of September is also highlighted by 6 preseason games. The Sharks will face off against Vancouver, Anaheim, and Phoenix. They will play each team once at home and once away. The full schedule of practices, scrimmages, and preseason games is available here.