August 30, 2011

Bruins announce full preseason schedule

Milan Lucic, Nathan Horton and the rest of the Bruins veterans will begin training camp on Sept. 16. (Getty)

The Bruins announced their full preseason schedule on Tuesday morning. Rookie camp will kick off on Sept. 9, while veterans officially get underway on Sept. 16.

All practices at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington are open to the public, while those held at TD Garden are closed to the public.

Friday, September 9 (Wilmington, MA)
-Rookie practice at Ristuccia Arena, 12 noon

Saturday, September 10 (Wilmington, MA)
-Rookie practice, Ristuccia Arena, 11:00 a.m.

Sunday, September 11 (Wilmington, MA)
-Rookie practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10:00 a.m.
-Rookies travel to Long Island, NY

Monday, September 12 (Uniondale, NY)
Rookie Schedule
-Rookie morning skate, Nassau Coliseum, 11:30 a.m.
-Bruins Rookies vs. New York Islanders Rookies, Nassau Coliseum, 7:00
p.m.

Veteran Schedule
-Boston Bruins Foundation Golf Tournament (The International, Bolton,
MA, 11:00 a.m. ET)
-State of the Bruins, TD Garden, 6:00 p.m. ET

Tuesday, September 13 (Uniondale, NY)
-Rookie morning skate, Nassau Coliseum, 11:30 a.m.
-Bruins Rookies vs. New York Islanders Rookies, Nassau Coliseum, 7:00
p.m.

Wednesday, September 14
-Rookie schedule/media availability TBD

Thursday, September 15 (Wilmington, MA)
-Rookie practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10:00 a.m.

Friday, September 16 (Boston, MA)
-Full camp opens with physicals and fitness testing
-Rookie practice, TD Garden, 11:00 a.m. ET

Saturday, September 17 (Boston, MA)
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Sunday, September 18 (Boston, MA)
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Monday, September 19 (Boston, MA)
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 20 (Wilmington, MA/Providence, RI)
-Group B practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10:00 a.m.
-Group A practice, Ristuccia Arena, 11:15 a.m.
-Travel to Providence, RI
-Black and White Scrimmage, Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, RI, 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 21 (Wilmington, MA/Ottawa, ON)
-Game players practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10:00 a.m.
-Non-game players practice, Ristuccia Arena, 11:15 a.m.
-Travel to Ottawa, ON
-Boston Bruins at Ottawa Senators (Scotia Bank Place, Ottawa, ON, 7:30 p.m. ET)
-Travel to Boston, MA

Thursday, September 22 (Wilmington, MA)
-Group A practice, Ristuccia Arena, 11:00 a.m.
-Group B practice, Ristuccia Arena, 1:00 p.m.

Friday, September 23 (Boston, MA)
-Game players practice, TD Garden, 10:30 a.m.
-Non-game players practice, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
-Boston Bruins vs. New York Islanders (TD Garden, Boston, MA, 7:00 p.m. ET)

Saturday, September 24 (Boston, MA)
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 8:30 a.m.
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 10:15 a.m.

Sunday, September 25 (Boston, MA/Halifax, NS/Montreal, QC)
-Game players practice, TD Garden, 9:30 a.m.
-Non-game players practice, TD Garden, 10:45 a.m.
-Travel to Halifax, NS
-Boston Bruins vs. Montreal Canadiens (Hailfax Metro Centre, Halifax,
NS, 7:00 p.m. local)
-Travel to Montreal, QC

Monday, September 26 (Montreal, QC/Boston, MA)
-Group B practice, Bell Centre, 11:30 a.m.
-Group A players, Bell Centre, 12:30 p.m.
-Travel to Montreal, QC
-Boston Bruins at Montreal Canadiens (Bell Centre, Montreal, QC, 7:30
p.m. ET)
-Travel to Boston, MA

Tuesday, September 27 (Boston, MA)
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 11:00 a.m.
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 1:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday, September 28 (Boston, MA)
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 29 (Boston, MA)
-Game players practice, TD Garden, 10:30 a.m.
-Non-game players practice, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
-Boston Bruins vs. Ottawa Senators (TD Garden, Boston, MA, 7:00 p.m.
ET)

Friday, September 30 (Boston, MA)
-Group A practice, TD Garden, 11:00 a.m.
-Group B practice, TD Garden, 1:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 1 (Wilmington, MA/Bridgeport, CT)
-Game players practice, Ristuccia Arena, 9:30 a.m.
-Non-game players practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10:45 a.m.
-Travel to Bridgeport, CT
-Boston Bruins at New York Islanders (Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, CT, 7:00 p.m. ET)

Sunday, October 2 (TBD)
-Schedule TBD

Monday, October 3 (TBD)
-Schedule TBD

Tuesday, October 4 (Boston, MA)
-Practice, TD Garden, 10:00 a.m.
-Media Day press conferences, availability and luncheon

Wednesday, October 5 (Boston, MA)
-Practice, TD Garden, 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, October 6 (Boston, MA)
-Bruins morning skate, 10:30 a.m.
(Regular Season Opener) – Boston Bruins vs. Philadelphia Flyers (TD
Garden, Boston, MA, 7:00 p.m. ET)