The Steinbach Pistons main camp will come to an end tonight at the T.G. Smith Centre. Forty players will take part in the hockey club's annual intrasquad game.


AM 1250's Voice of the Pistons Kevin Geisheimer asked head coach Rich Gosselin to comment on day two of camp.


Three players whose Manitoba Junior Hockey League playing rights belong to the Pistons have signed with Western Hockey League teams. Denis Bosc of Dufresne, Steinbach's number one overall pick in the 2010 MJHL Draft, signed with the Swift Current Broncos. Brett Lernout of Winnipeg has signed with the Saskatoon Blades and the Vancouver Giants have signed Reid Zalitach of Winnipeg.


The Pistons will play their first of five pre-season games on Thursday when they host the Winnipeg Saints. Steinbach will open the 2011-2012 Manitoba Junior Hockey League season on Friday, September 16th when they meet the Dauphin Kings at the T.G. Smith Centre.