Coyotes release 2018-19 season schedule

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DARRELL JACKSON, Staff Writer

The National Hockey League released the schedules for the 2018-19 season and as another rebuilding season gets underway after the team finished last season strong, fans will have a wide variety of games to witness at Gila River Arena.
As the team begins their 22nd season in Arizona, 16th at Gila River Arena, after finishing last season 29-41-12 and last in the Pacific Division. The team hopes to get off to a better start after struggled early last season, losing 27 of their first 41 games.
The Coyotes open the season Oct. 4 at Dallas Stars before their season opener at Gila River Oct 6 against the Anaheim Ducks. All weekday regular-season home games will be 7 p.m. except for Nov. 23 vs. Colorado (6 p.m.), Jan. 2 vs. Edmonton (7:30 p.m.) and Jan. 16 vs. San Jose (8 p.m.).
All Saturday home games start at 6 p.m. except for Dec. 22 vs. Colorado (5 p.m.), Feb. 9 vs. Dallas (2 p.m.), Feb. 16 vs. Toronto (5 p.m.), March 16 vs. Edmonton (7 p.m.) and Apr. 6 vs. Winnipeg (7 p.m.).
The Coyotes travel Nov. 6 to face the defending Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals, with the Capitals coming to Gila River Arena Dec. 6 for their only two matchups with the champions.
The longest home stand for the Coyotes’ will be a seven-game stretch that opens Feb. 24 against the Winnipeg Jets and ends March 9 against Los Angeles Kings. The Coyotes have four road trips of four games each, as their longest road trips of four games each. They are Oct. 16-23, Nov. 8-13, Dec. 11-16 and March 18-24.
The team will open their seven-game preseason on Sept. 16, at the Western Conference Champion Vegas Golden Knights before a split-squad game against the Los Angeles Kings Sept. 18. The Coyotes will then host the Anaheim Ducks in their final home game of the preseason on Sept. 22 at Gila River Arena.
They then travel Sept. 24 to play at Anaheim Ducks before ending the preseason Sept. 27 at the Edmonton Oilers and Sept. 29 at the Vancouver Canucks.


Preseason schedule

Sept. 16 — Coyotes at Golden Knights, 5 p.m.
Sept. 18 — Kings at Coyotes, 7 p.m.*
Sept. 18 — Coyotes at Kings, 7:30 p.m.*
Sept. 22 — Ducks at Coyotes, 6 p.m.
Sept. 24 — Coyotes at Ducks, 7 p.m.
Sept. 27 — Coyotes at Oilers, 6 p.m.
Sept. 19 — Coyotes at Canucks, 7 p.m.
* = denotes split-squad game
 

Regular season schedule

Oct. 4 at Dallas Stars, 5:30 p.m.
Oct. 6 vs. Anaheim Ducks, 6 p.m.
Oct. 10 at Anaheim Ducks, 7 p.m.
Oct. 13 vs. Buffalo Sabres, 6 p.m.
Oct. 16 at Minnesota Wild, 5 p.m.
Oct. 18 at Chicago Blackhawks, 5:30 p.m.
Oct. 20 at Winnipeg Jets, noon.
Oct. 23 at Columbus Blue Jackets, 4 p.m.
Oct. 25 vs. Vancouver Canucks, 7 p.m.
Oct. 27 vs. Tampa Bay Lightning, 6 p.m.
Oct. 30 vs. Ottawa Senators, 7 p.m.
Nov. 2 vs. Carolina Hurricanes, 7 p.m.
Nov. 5 vs. Philadelphia Flyers, 7 p.m.
Nov. 8 at Philadelphia Flyers, 5 p.m.
Nov. 10 at Pittsburgh Penguins, 5 p.m.
Nov. 11 at Washington Capitals, 3 p.m.
Nov. 13 at Detroit Red Wings, 5:30 p.m.
Nov. 15 vs. Nashville Predators, 7 p.m.
Nov. 17 vs. Boston Bruins, 6 p.m.
Nov. 21 vs. Vegas Golden Knights, 7 p.m.
Nov. 23 vs. Colorado Avalanche, 6 p.m.
Nov. 25 vs. Calgary Flames, 1 p.m.
Nov. 27 at Minnesota Wild, 6 p.m.
Nov. 29 at Nashville Predators, 6 p.m.
Dec. 1 vs. St. Louis Blues, 6 p.m.
Dec. 4 at Los Angeles Kings, 8:30 p.m.
Dec. 6 vs. Washington Capitals, 7 p.m.
Dec. 8 vs. San Jose Sharks, 6 p.m.
Dec. 11 at Boston Bruins, 5 p.m.
Dec. 13 at Buffalo Sabres, 5 p.m.
Dec. 14 at New York Rangers, 5 p.m.
Dec. 16 at Carolina Hurricanes, 11 a.m.
Dec. 18 vs. New York Islanders, 7 p.m.
Dec. 20 vs. Montreal Canadiens, 7 p.m.
Dec. 22 vs. Colorado Avalanche, 5 p.m.
Dec. 23 at San Jose Sharks, 6 p.m.
Dec. 27 at Los Angeles Kings, 8:30 p.mm.
Dec. 29 at Anaheim Ducks, 8 p.m.
Dec. 30 vs. Vegas Golden Knights, 6 p.m.
Jan. 2 vs. Edmonton Oilers, 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 4 vs. New Jersey Devils, 7 p.m.
Jan. 6 vs. New York Rangers, 2 p.m.
Jan. 10 at Vancouver Canucks, 8 p.m.
Jan. 12 at Edmonton Oilers, 8 p.m.
Jan. 13 at Calgary Flames, 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 16 vs. San Jose Sharks, 8 p.m.
Jan. 18 vs. Pittsburgh Penguins, 7 p.m.
Jan. 20 at Toronto Maple Leafs, 5 p.m.
Jan. 22 at Ottawa Senators, 5:30 p.m.
Jan. 23 at Montreal Canadiens, 5:30 p.m.
Feb. 2 at San Jose Sharks, 8:30 p.m.
Feb. 4 at Dallas Stars, 6:30 p.m.
Feb. 5 at Nashville Predators, 6 p.m.
Feb. 7 vs. Columbus Blue Jackets, 7 p.m.
Feb. 9 vs. Dallas Stars, 2 p.m.
Feb. 12 at Vegas Golden Knights, 8 p.m.
Feb. 14 vs. St. Louis Blues, 7 p.m.
Feb. 16 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs, 5 p.m.
Feb. 18 at Calgary Flames, 2 p.m.
Feb. 19 at Edmonton Oilers, 7 p.m.
Feb. 21 at Vancouver Canucks, 8 p.m.
Feb. 24 vs. Winnipeg Jets, 7 p.m.
Feb. 26 vs. Florida Panthers, 7 p.m.
Feb. 28 vs. Vancouver Canucks, 7 p.m.
March 2 vs. Detroit Red Wings, 6 p.m.
March 5 vs. Anaheim Ducks, 7 p.m.
March 7 vs. Calgary Flames, 7 p.m.
March 9 vs. Los Angeles Kings, 6 p.m.
March 11 at Chicago Blackhawks, 5:30 p.m.
March 12 at St. Louis Blues, 5 p.m.
March 14 vs. Anaheim Ducks, 7 p.m.
March 16 vs. Edmonton Oilers, 7 p.m.
March 18 at Tampa Bay Lightning, 4:30 p.m.
March 21 at Carolina Panthers, 4 p.m.
March 23 at New Jersey Devils, 10 a.m.
March 24 at New York Islanders, noon.
March 26 vs. Chicago Blackhawks, 7 p.m.
March 29 at Colorado Avalanche, 6 p.m.
April 2 vs. Los Angeles Kings, 7 p.m.
April 4 at Vegas Golden Knights, 7 p.m.
April 6 vs. Winnipeg Jets, 7 p.m.

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