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Preseason starts on Tuesday

Posted by Fluto Shinzawa, Globe Staff  September 3, 2010 11:46 AM

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Although full training camp officially opens on Sept. 17 with fitness testing for veterans, the preseason unofficially starts at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at Ristuccia Arena with informal skates. The sessions are closed to the public.

UPDATE: Public availability to captains' practices is undetermined.

The only camp sessions currently open to the public are on Sept. 18 and 19 at TD Garden.

The Bruins will release the full camp roster later today, which will include recent additions Wyatt Smith and Joe Rullier.

Here is the rest of the schedule:

Sept. 7 (Wilmington)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.
 
Sept. 8 (Wilmington)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.

Sept. 9 (Wilmington)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.

Sept. 10 (Wilmington)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.

Sept. 11
OFF

Sept.12 (Wilmington)
Rookie fitness testing
Rookie ice, Ristuccia Arena, noon

Sept. 13 (Wilmington/Bolton)
Rookie ice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.
Bruins Foundation Golf Tournament, The International, 11 a.m.

Sept. 14 (Wilmington)
Rookie ice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, noon

Sept. 15 (Wilmington/Boston)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.
Rookie morning skate, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
Bruins rookies vs. Islanders rookies, TD Garden, 7 p.m.

Sept. 16 (Wilmington/Boston)
Captains’ practice, Ristuccia Arena, 10 a.m.
Rookie morning skate, TD Garden, 10:30 a.m.
Bruins rookies vs. Islanders rookies, TD Garden, 7 p.m.

Sept. 17 (Boston)
Veteran fitness testing
Optional ice, TD Garden, 1:30 p.m.
 
Sept. 18 (Boston)
Group A ice, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Group B ice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Sept. 19 (Boston)
Group B ice, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Group A ice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.

Sept. 20 (Boston)
Group A ice, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Group B ice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.
 
Sept. 21 (Boston)
Group B ice, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Group A ice, TD Garden, 12:30 p.m.
State of the Bruins Town Hall Meeting, 7 p.m.

Sept. 22 (Boston/Montreal/Rochester)
Game players morning skate, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Non-game players ice, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
Bruins at Montreal, Bell Centre, 7:30 p.m.

Sept. 23 (Rochester)
Game players morning skate, Blue Cross Arena, 11:30 a.m.
Non-game players ice, Blue Cross Arena, 12:30 p.m.
Bruins vs. Florida, Blue Cross Arena, 7 p.m.

Sept. 24 (Boston)
Players ice, TD Garden, 11 a.m.

Sept. 25 (Boston)
Non-game players ice, TD Garden, 9 a.m.
Game players morning skate, TD Garden, 10:30 a.m.
Bruins vs. Florida, TD Garden, 7 p.m.

Sept. 26
TBD

Sept. 27 (Boston)
Players ice, TD Garden, 11 a.m.

Sept. 28 (Boston/Washington)
Game players morning skate, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Non-game players ice, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
Bruins at Washington, Verizon Center, 7 p.m.

Sept. 29 (Boston)
Game players morning skate, TD Garden, 10 a.m.
Non-game players ice, TD Garden, 11:30 a.m.
Bruins vs. Washington, TD Garden, 7 p.m.

Sept. 30 (Belfast)
Ice at Odyssey Arena, 10 a.m. ET

Oct. 1 (Belfast)
Ice at Odyssey Arena, 6 a.m. ET

Oct. 2 (Belfast)
Morning skate at Odyssey Arena, 6 a.m. ET
Bruins vs. Belfast Giants Select, Odyssey Arena, 2 p.m. ET
 
Oct. 3 (Belfast/Prague)
Travel to Prague

Oct. 4 (Prague)
Ice at Tesla Arena, 5 a.m. ET

Oct. 5 (Prague/Liberec, Czech Republic)
Morning skate at O2 Arena, 4 a.m. ET
Bruins vs. HC Liberec, Tipsport Arena, 1 p.m. ET

Oct. 6 (Prague)
Ice at O2 Arena, 5 a.m. ET

Oct. (Prague)
Ice at O2 Arena, 4 a.m. ET

Oct. 8 (Prague)
Ice at O2 Arena, 6 a.m. ET

Oct. 9 (Prague)
Morning skate, O2 Arena, 3:30 a.m. ET
Bruins vs. Phoenix, O2 Arena, noon ET

Oct. 10 (Prague) * Regular season
Morning skate, O2 Arena, 2:30 a.m. ET
Bruins vs. Phoenix, O2 Arena, 10 a.m. ET

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