COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Massena native Zach Bogosian and Jimmy Howard, who grew up in Ogdensburg, are among 48 players invited to the U.S. Mens National Hockey Team Orientation Camp from Aug. 26-27 at Kettler Capitals IcePlex in Arlington, Va.
The camp is designed to assist in preparation for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, slated for Feb. 7-23, 2014, in Sochi, Russia.
Bogosian, a former St. Lawrence University star, recorded 14 points this year as a defender for the NHLs Winnipeg Jets.
Howard posted a 21-13-7 record as the starting goalie for the NHLs Detroit Red Wings this season. He tied for the most regular-season shutouts in the league with five.