Just days before the NHL draft takes place (June 24th/25th) the entire Schedule for the upcoming season is now out.
– The Flames will be the first team to play against the Edmonton Oilers in their new arena on October 12th.
– Flames first home game will be 2 days later vs. the same Oilers. (to bad 2 rivalry games get burned up at the beginning of the season)
THERE ARE 4 OUTDOOR GAMES THIS SEASON:
– The Winnipeg Jets will host the Oilers on Sunday October 23rd 2016 at Investors Group Field.
– The Maple Leafs will play in a winter Classic at BMO Field In Toronto vs the Red Wings on Jan. 1st 2017
– Chicago Blackhawks will play the Blues at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on Jan. 2nd 2017
– On Feb. 25th 2017 the battle of Pennsylvania as the Flyers will be at Heinz Field In Pittsburgh to play the Stanley Cup Champs
– The Flames will have 2 six game road trips. One in November, the other in Jan/February. They also have a 5 game road trip in Feb.
Other Notable Games In Calgary :
– Toronto Maple Leafs. Wed November 30th
– Montreal Canadiens. Thursday March 9th
– Stanley Cup Champs Pittsburgh Penguins Monday, March 13th
– and for me the Islanders will be here Sunday, March 5th haha
GO FLAMES GO!