Devils' 2014-15 schedule released
New campaign begins on Thursday, Oct. 9 in Philadelphia
Newark, NJ -- The New Jersey Devils will open their 2014-15 regular-season schedule on Thu., Oct. 9 at Philadelphia and begin the campaign with four straight road games before hosting their home-opener on Sat., Oct. 18 vs. the San Jose Sharks at Prudential Center at 7:00 PM.
The Devils’ home schedule shows 22 weekend dates, including 11 games on Fridays, nine Saturday contests and two Sunday matches. The club will play a season-high six-game homestand from Tue., Feb. 17-Fri., Feb. 27. From Wed., Jan. 28 through Sun., Mar. 8, 15 of the team’s 19 games will be played on home ice. All home games are set for 7:00 PM, except for Wed., Jan. 28 vs. Toronto (7:30 PM), Wed., Feb. 25 vs. Calgary (7:30 PM) and Sun., Mar. 8 vs. Philadelphia (5:00 PM).
New Jersey’s season-opening eight-day road trip includes stops Sat., Oct. 11 at Florida, Tue. Oct. 14 at Tampa Bay and Thu., Oct. 16 at Washington. The team will also play a four-game Western Conference road trip from Tue., Nov. 18 through Tue., Nov. 25, visiting Winnipeg, Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver.
Under the National Hockey League’s scheduling matrix, the Devils are playing 30 games vs. Metropolitan Division opposition: five games vs. Pittsburgh and Washington; and four vs. Carolina, Columbus, NY Islanders, NY Rangers and Philadelphia. The squad is scheduled to play 24 matches vs. Atlantic Division teams (three games each). New Jersey will also face each of the 14 Western Conference clubs twice, once at home and once on the road.
Click here for the complete 2014-15 schedule, or download to iCal/Outlook here.