The National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils will open their 35th anniversary season in the Garden State on Sat., Oct. 7, when they host the Colorado Avalanche at Prudential Center at 7:00 p.m.
The Devils’ home schedule includes 18 weekend dates: seven Friday games, nine Saturday matches and two Sunday contests. In a change for this upcoming season, all Friday night home games will now have a 7:00 p.m. start time.
The Devils will have a season-high six-game homestand: Fri., Dec. 15 through Fri., Dec. 29. New Jersey’s schedule away from “The Rock” includes a season-high six-game road trip: Sat., Mar. 10 through Fri., Mar. 23. The Devils have 16 sets of back-to-back games this year, which is two fewer than in 2016-17.
The team also has two four-game road trips, three three-game trips, and two two-game trips. The team will close-out the road portion of its schedule/regular season in Washington on Sat., Apr. 7.
The club will have their mandated five-day break from Jan. 8 to 12.
For the Devils’ complete 2017-18 schedule, please visit www.newjerseydevils.com.
Single-game tickets will go on sale in late summer. To receive updates regarding 2017 pre-season and 2017-18 regular-season ticket on-sale dates, and to join Devils Membership visit newjerseydevils.com or call 1-800-NJ-DEVIL.
Please find the complete press release and schedule below.