USA Hockey public day to be held Aug. 27

Capitals defenseman John Carlson will be among the players at the USA Hockey camp. Photo: Associated Press

Hockey fans will get a chance to get up close and personal with the players who may comprise the 2014 United States Men's Olympic hockey team in Arlington next week.

USA Hockey will be holding its 2013 U.S. Men's National Team Camp at Kettler Capitals Iceplex between Aug. 25 and 29, and the organization will hold a public day on Aug. 27.

For $40 ($30 for kids), fans will be able to get autographs and meet the players, the likes of which include Chicago Blackhawks' captain Patrick Kane, Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick and many others. Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson will also participate in the camp.

You can check out the full camp roster at

Fans who attend will also receive a puck, scarf, American flag and a chance to skate on the rink at Kettler. USA Hockey will also unveil the jerseys the team will wear at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.