Adam Graves Named as Final Coach for Future Generals CampAug 19, 2011 - 05:03 EDT
Written By: White, Chris
New York Rangers Legend and member of the Oshawa Generals Executive Team Adam Graves along with current Generals forward and future New York Rangers player Christian Thomas have been announced as the final Coaches for the Future Generals Summer Hockey Camp.
The Camp gets underway this coming Monday, August 22nd and runs through Friday, August 26th at the General Motors Centre in Oshawa.
Graves, a two-time Stanley Cup Champion with the Edmonton Oilers and the New York Rangers played in 1152 NHL games with four different teams scoring 329 goals and 287 assists for 616 points. He also has represented Canada numerous times internationally and is one of only eight players to have their jersey number retired by the New York Rangers.
Thomas has spent the last two-and-a-half seasons with the Generals and currently sits 48th on the Club’s All-Time List in scoring with 179 points in 157 games. He was a New York Rangers 2nd round draft pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and came through with a career season last year scoring 54 goals and 45 assists for 99 points.
Graves and Thomas will Coach alongside fellow Oshawa Generals Andy Andreoff, JP Labardo, Kevin Bailie, Mark Petaccio, Cody Payne, and Cole Cassels who will all participate during the Camp.
This is your last chance to register for the Camp before it gets underway this Monday. Don’t miss out on your opportunity for your son or daughter to pick up some great tips and work on their skills with members of the Oshawa Generals.
Open to players of all skill levels aged six to thirteen, young hockey players are given the unique opportunity to develop their skills both on and off the ice with Oshawa Generals players and members of the coaching staff.
With an emphasis on skating and skill development, each player will be placed in a positive atmosphere with Oshawa Generals Players and Coaches to help ensure improvement in all areas of the game.
The cost of the five day camp is $300.00, HST included.
For more information and the registration form please click here or click on the Future Generals Hockey Camp under the Community Section of the Generals Website.