Found July 11, 2012 on Rock the Red:
Wednesday Night Herb FM Sports Radio presents the Washington Capitals 2012 Development Camp Show at 7:30pm featuring Andy Green of RocktheRed.net. Players you will hear on this half-hour show from HerbFM Sports Radio:  -Jaynen Rissling, T. J. Syner, and Nathan Walker from the Development Camp Roster -You can also listen to the press conference with Caps Goalie Coach Olie Kolzig Tune in here!
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