Coyotes Announce 2014-15 Schedule
HOME OPENER SET FOR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 9 VS. WINNIPEG JETS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Sunday, June 22, 2014
GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Phoenix Coyotes Co-Owner, President & CEO Anthony LeBlanc announced today the Coyotes schedule for the 2014-15 National Hockey League season. The Coyotes will play a total of 82 regular season games (41 home and 41 away), as well as eight preseason games (two home and six away). The Coyotes will officially change their team name to Arizona Coyotes on Friday, June 27 at the NHL Entry Draft.
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The Coyotes will open their 18th regular season in the Valley of the Sun at Jobing.com Arena on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 7:00 p.m. against the Winnipeg Jets. The game against the Jets is the first of four home games to begin the season with visits from the Los Angeles Kings (Oct. 11), Edmonton Oilers (Oct. 15) and St. Louis Blues (Oct. 18) to follow.
In addition, some of the NHL’s biggest stars will once again visit Jobing.com Arena this season, including: Anze Kopitar, Drew Doughty and the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings (Oct. 11 and Dec. 4); Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals (Nov. 18); Zdeno Chara, Tuukka Rask and the Boston Bruins (Dec. 6); Zach Parise, Ryan Suter and the Minnesota Wild (Dec. 13); Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry and the Anaheim Ducks (Dec. 27, Mar. 3 and Apr. 11); Claude Giroux and the Philadelphia Flyers (Dec. 29); Joe Thornton and the San Jose Sharks (Jan. 13, Feb. 13 and Apr. 4); Pavel Datsyuk, Henrik Zetterberg and the Detroit Red Wings (Feb. 7); Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers (Feb. 14); Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning (Feb. 21); Henrik and Daniel Sedin and the Vancouver Canucks (Mar. 5 and Mar. 22); Carey Price, P.K. Subban and the Montreal Canadiens (Mar. 7); Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and the Chicago Blackhawks (Mar. 12); and Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the Pittsburgh Penguins (Mar. 21).
Like last season, the start time for all weekday home games will be 7:00 p.m. with the exception of Wednesday, Oct. 15 when the Coyotes host the Edmonton Oilers at 7:30 p.m. (Canadian TV broadcast). Most Saturday home games at Jobing.com Arena will start at 6:00 p.m. with the exception of three games (Nov. 29 at 8:00 p.m., Jan. 10 at 5:00 p.m., and Mar. 7 at 5:00 p.m.). These times are also due to Canadian national television broadcasts. The Coyotes will have one Sunday home game against Vancouver on Mar. 22 at 5:00 p.m.
The Coyotes will break for the 2015 All-Star Game from Jan 21-26. The midseason showcase will be held Jan. 24-25 in Columbus, Ohio at Nationwide Arena. The weekend will include the NHL All-Star Skills Competition in addition to the All-Star Game.
The NHL’s scheduling format will see the Coyotes play five games each against Pacific Division rivals Anaheim, Calgary, Edmonton, San Jose and Vancouver. The Coyotes will also meet Los Angeles four times for a total of 29 division contests. They will face the remaining seven Western Conference teams three times each for a total of 21 games. In addition, they will play each of the 16 Eastern Conference teams twice, once at home and once on the road.
The Coyotes have a pair of six-game home stands in 2014-15. The first is Jan. 3 – Jan 15 and will feature the Columbus Blue Jackets (Jan. 3), St. Louis Blues (Jan. 6), Winnipeg (Jan. 8), Ottawa Senators (Jan. 10), San Jose (Jan. 13) and the Calgary Flames (Jan. 15). The second six-game home stand is Mar. 3 – Mar. 14 and includes Anaheim (Mar. 3), Vancouver (Mar. 5), Montreal (Mar. 7), the Nashville Predators (Mar. 9), Chicago (Mar. 12) and the New Jersey Devils (Mar. 14). The Coyotes will also have one five-game home stand from Dec. 4 – Dec. 16.
For the second straight season the Coyotes will play every Original Six team at Jobing.com Arena: Boston (Dec. 6), Chicago (Mar. 12), Detroit (Feb. 7), Montreal (Mar. 7), New York Rangers (Feb. 14) and Toronto (Nov. 4). The Coyotes will play a total of 13 sets of back-to-back games this season.
The Coyotes eight-game preseason slate will open on Monday, Sept. 22 with split-squad games against Los Angeles. Start time at Jobing.com Arena will be 7:00 p.m. while puck drop at the STAPLES Center will be at 7:30 p.m.
Arizona will then embark on a five-game road trip beginning at Anaheim on Tuesday, Sept. 23 and ending at Edmonton on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The Coyotes will also take part in this year’s Kraft Hockeyville game versus the Calgary Flames in Sylvan Lake, Alberta on Wednesday, Sept. 24. The Coyotes will return home to Jobing.com Arena on Friday, Oct. 3 to conclude their 2014 preseason against San Jose at 7:00 p.m.
COYOTES 2014-15 FULL SEASON TICKETS START AS LOW AS $774 PER SEAT
The Coyotes also announced that 2014-15 full season tickets are on sale now. In addition, the Coyotes are also currently taking deposits for half season (22-game) plans that will go on sale Friday, June 27. The Coyotes will also offer partial season ticket packages later this summer that will allow fans to customize their package while receiving significant price savings and select benefits.
All Coyotes full season tickets come with priority seating for 2015 playoff tickets along with other unique benefits. For more information on Coyotes tickets, please call 480-563-PUCK (7825) or visit ArizonaCoyotes.com.
HOME DATES TO REMEMBER
• Oct. 9 – Season opener at Jobing.com Arena versus the Winnipeg Jets.
• Oct. 11 – Anze Kopitar, Drew Doughty and the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings make their first visit to Jobing.com Arena.
• Nov. 4 – The Coyotes host Phil Kessel and the Toronto Maple Leafs.
• Nov. 18 – Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals make their only visit to Jobing.com Arena.
• Dec. 4 – Jonathan Quick, Dustin Brown and the Los Angeles Kings make their final visit to Glendale.
• Dec. 6 – Patrice Bergeron, Zdeno Chara and the Boston Bruins come to the Valley.
• Dec. 13 – The Coyotes host Zach Parise, Ryan Suter and the Minnesota Wild.
• Dec. 27 – Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry and the Anaheim Ducks make their first visit to Glendale.
• Dec. 29 – Claude Giroux and the Philadelphia Flyers come to Jobing.com Arena.
• Jan. 10 – The Coyotes host Erik Karlsson and the Ottawa Senators.
• Feb. 7 – The Detroit Red Wings led by Pavel Datsyuk and Henrik Zetterberg make their only visit to Glendale.
• Feb. 13 – Logan Couture, Patrick Marleau and the Pacific division-rival San Jose Sharks make their first appearance of the regular season at Jobing.com Arena.
• Feb. 14 – Henrik Lundqvist, Martin St. Louis and the New York Rangers come to Jobing.com Arena.
• Feb. 21 – The Coyotes host Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning.
• March 5 – The Vancouver Canucks, led by forwards Henrik and Daniel Sedin travel to Glendale.
• March 7 – P.K. Subban, Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens come to Jobing.com Arena.
• March 12 – Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks make their only visit to the Valley.
• March 21 – Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the Pittsburgh Penguins visit Glendale.
• March 22 – The Vancouver Canucks make their final appearance of the regular season at Jobing.com Arena.
• April 4 – The Coyotes host Joe Thornton and the San Jose Sharks.
• April 13 – The Anaheim Ducks come to town for the regular season finale.
ARIZONA COYOTES 2014-15
(home games in CAPS)
Monday, Sept. 22: LOS ANGELES, 7 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 22: at Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 23: at Anaheim, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 24: at Calgary# TBD
Friday, Sept. 26: at San Jose, 7:30 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 29: at Vancouver, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 1: at Edmonton, 6 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 3: SAN JOSE, 7 p.m.
REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE
(home games in CAPS)
Thursday, Oct. 9: WINNIPEG, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11: LOS ANGELES, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 15: EDMONTON, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 18: ST. LOUIS, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 21: at Nashville, 5 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 23: at Minnesota, 5 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 25: FLORIDA, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 28: at Tampa Bay, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 30: at Florida, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 1: at Carolina, 5 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 2: at Washington, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4: TORONTO, 7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 7: at Anaheim, 8 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 8: N.Y. ISLANDERS, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 11: DALLAS, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 13: at Calgary, 7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 14: at Vancouver, 8 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 16: at Edmonton, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 18: WASHINGTON, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 20: at Dallas, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22: at San Jose, 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23: at Anaheim, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 25: COLORADO, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 29: CALGARY, 8 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 1: at Edmonton, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 2: at Calgary, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 4: LOS ANGELES, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6: BOSTON, 6 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 11: NASHVILLE, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 13: MINNESOTA, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 16: EDMONTON, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 20: at Los Angeles, 2 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 22: at Vancouver, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 23: at Edmonton, 6 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 27: ANAHEIM, 6 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 29: PHILADELPHIA, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 31: at Dallas, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 3: COLUMBUS, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 6: ST. LOUIS, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 8: WINNIPEG, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 10: OTTAWA, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 13: SAN JOSE, 7 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 15: CALGARY, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 17: at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 18: at Winnipeg, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 20: at Chicago, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Jan. 27: at Philadelphia, 5 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 29: at Toronto, 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 31: at Ottawa, 1 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 1: at Montreal, 11 a.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 3: at Columbus, 5 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 5: CAROLINA, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 7: DETROIT, 6 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 9: at Chicago, 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 10: at St. Louis, 6 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 13: SAN JOSE, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 14: N.Y. RANGERS, 6 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 16: at Colorado, 7 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 21: TAMPA BAY, 6 p.m.
Monday, Feb. 23: at New Jersey, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 24: at N.Y. Islanders, 5 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 26: at N.Y. Rangers, 5 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 28: at Boston, 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 3: ANAHEIM, 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 5: VANCOUVER, 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 7: MONTREAL, 5 p.m.
Monday, March 9: NASHVILLE, 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 12: CHICAGO, 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 14: NEW JERSEY, 6 p.m.
Monday, March 16: at Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 19: COLORADO, 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 21: PITTSBURGH, 6 p.m.
Sunday, March 22: VANCOUVER, 5 p.m.
Tuesday, March 24: at Detroit, 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 26: at Buffalo, 4 p.m.
Saturday, March 28: at Pittsburgh, 10 a.m.
Monday, March 30: BUFFALO, 7 p.m.
Friday, April 3: at San Jose, 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 4: SAN JOSE, 6 p.m.
Tuesday, April 7: at Calgary, 6 p.m.
Thursday, April 9: at Vancouver, 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 11: ANAHEIM, 6 p.m.
• ALL TIMES LOCAL ARIZONA TIME
• # Kraft Hockeyville game in Sylvan Lake, Alberta
• NHL All-Star Game Weekend – Jan. 24-25 in Columbus, OH
The following is a month-by-month and team-by-team breakdown of the Coyotes home and away schedule:
Los Angeles: 2-2
New Jersey: 1-1
N.Y. Islanders: 1-1
N.Y. Rangers: 1-1
St. Louis: 2-1
San Jose: 3-2
Tampa Bay: 1-1