Playing preseason in strange places
My guess is that the NHL will set a new record in exhibition for the most games played outside of league cities:
MONDAY, SEPT. 22
Boston vs. Montreal, at Halifax, N.S. (Metro Centre), 6 p.m.
Los Angeles vs. St. Louis, at Kansas City, Mo. (Sprint Center), 8 p.m.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 23
Boston vs. NY Islanders, at Moncton, N.B. (Moncton Coliseum), 6:30 p.m.
Buffalo vs. Montreal, at Roberval, Que. (Centre Sportif Benoit-Levesque), 7 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 24
Calgary vs. Phoenix, at Winnipeg, Man. (MTS Centre), 8:30 p.m.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 25
Boston vs. Detroit, at Halifax, N.S. (Metro Centre), 6 p.m.
NY Islanders vs. Philadelphia, at London, Ont. (John Labatt Centre), 7 p.m.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 27
Florida vs. NY Islanders, at Summerside, P.E.I. (Summerside Wellness Centre), 6 p.m.
Colorado vs. Los Angeles, at Las Vegas, Nev. (MGM Grand), 10 p.m.
SUNDAY, SEPT. 28
Tampa Bay vs. Eisbaren Berlin, at Berlin, Germany (02 World Arena), 10 a.m.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 30
NY Rangers vs. SC Bern, at Bern, Switzerland (PostFinance Arena), 12 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 1
NY Rangers vs. Metallurg Magnitogorsk, at Bern, Switzerland (PostFinance Arena), 1:45 p.m.
THURSDAY, OCT. 2
Pittsburgh vs. Jokerit, at Helsinki (Hartwall Arena), 11:30 a.m.
Ottawa vs. Frolunda, at Gothenburg, Sweden (Scandinavium), 1 p.m.
SUNDAY, OCT. 5
Los Angeles vs. San Jose, at Salt Lake City, Utah (E-Center), 9 p.m.
Anyone attending games in these markets?