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2016 AHL preseason begins Oct. 5

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced its composite 2016 preseason schedule, leading up to the start of the league’s 81st campaign next month.

The AHL enters the 2016-17 season with 30 teams — one for each affiliate in the National Hockey League — including two new entries: the Tucson Roadrunners and the Springfield Thunderbirds.

2016 AHL PRESEASON SCHEDULE
Wed., Oct. 5 Bridgeport vs. Hartford Koeppel Community Sports Center
Hartford, Conn.
7:00 ET
Thu., Oct. 6 San Diego vs. Ontario Citizens Business Bank Arena
Ontario, Calif.
10:00 am PT
Toronto vs. St. John’s Stephenville Dome
Stephenville, N.L.
7:30 NT
Binghamton vs. Rochester HarborCenter
Buffalo, N.Y.
7:00 ET
Albany vs. W-B/Scranton Mohegan Sun Arena
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
7:05 ET
Chicago vs. Rockford BMO Harris Bank Center
Rockford, Ill.
7:00 CT
Texas vs. San Antonio AT&T Center
San Antonio, Texas
7:00 CT
Tucson vs. San Jose Sharks Ice at San Jose
San Jose, Calif.
7:00 PT
Fri., Oct. 7 Toronto vs. St. John’s Corner Brook Civic Centre
Corner Brook, N.L.
7:30 NT
Providence vs. Springfield MassMutual Center
Springfield, Mass.
7:00 ET
Charlotte vs. Lehigh Valley PPL Center
Allentown, Pa.
7:05 ET
Grand Rapids vs. Chicago West Meadows Ice Arena
Rolling Meadows, Ill.
7:00 CT
Rockford vs. Milwaukee Kern Center
Milwaukee, Wis.
7:00 CT
Tucson vs. Stockton Stockton Arena
Stockton, Calif.
7:30 PT
Sat., Oct. 8 San Antonio vs. Texas H-E-B Center at Cedar Park
Cedar Park, Texas
3:00 CT
Utica vs. Syracuse Onondaga County War Memorial Arena
Syracuse, N.Y.
5:00 ET
Providence vs. Bridgeport Wonderland of Ice
Bridgeport, Conn.
7:00 ET
Rochester vs. Binghamton Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena
Binghamton, N.Y.
7:00 ET
Hartford vs. Springfield MassMutual Center
Springfield, Mass.
7:00 ET
Charlotte vs. Lehigh Valley PPL Center
Allentown, Pa.
7:05 ET
Hershey vs. W-B/Scranton Mohegan Sun Arena
Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
7:05 ET
Milwaukee vs. Chicago Triphahn Center Ice Arena
Hoffman Estates, Ill.
7:00 CT
Iowa vs. Manitoba Scheels Arena
Fargo, N.D.
7:00 CT
Stockton vs. Bakersfield Rabobank Arena
Bakersfield, Calif.
7:00 PT
Sun., Oct. 9 Toronto vs. St. John’s Gander Community Centre
Gander, N.L.
2:00 NT
Albany vs. Hartford Champions Skating Center
Cromwell, Conn.
1:00 ET
Iowa vs. Manitoba Ralph Engelstad Arena
Grand Forks, N.D.
2:00 CT
Syracuse vs. Utica Utica Memorial Auditorium
Utica, N.Y.
5:00 ET
W-B/Scranton vs. Hershey Giant Center
Hershey, Pa.
5:00 ET
Bakersfield vs. San Jose Sharks Ice at San Jose
San Jose, Calif.
6:00 PT
Mon., Oct. 10 Ontario vs. San Diego Honda Center
Anaheim, Calif.
7:00 PT

In operation since 1936, the AHL continues to serve as the top development league for the players, coaches, managers, executives, broadcasters and staff of all 30 National Hockey League teams. More than 88 percent of today’s NHL players are American Hockey League graduates, and more than 100 honored members of the Hockey Hall of Fame spent time in the AHL in their careers. In 2015-16, over 7.1 million fans attended AHL regular-season and playoff games across North America, the highest total attendance in league history.

The AHL’s 2016-17 regular season begins Fri., Oct. 14.