Event Date/Venue Teams
Regular Season Schedule Announced 06/22/2011
12:01 PM EST


Free agency signing period begins. 07/01/2011

NHL Research, Development and Orientation camp 08/17/2011

Etobicoke, ON
Preseason games begin 09/19/2011

Kraft Hockeyville 09/26/2011
7:00 PM EST


Conception Bay South
Regular season begins 10/06/2011

Face Off 10/06/2011
7:00 PM EST

TORONTO
Air Canada Centre
MTL (0)


@ TOR (2)
Premiere 10/07/2011
1:00 PM EST

Stockholm, SE
Ericsson Globe
NYR (2)


@ LAK (3)
Premiere 10/07/2011
1:00 PM EST

Helsinki, FI
Hartwall Areena
ANA (1)


@ BUF (4)
Premiere 10/08/2011
1:00 PM EST

Stockholm, SE
Ericsson Globe
NYR (1)


@ ANA (2)
Premiere 10/08/2011
2:00 PM EST

Berlin, DE
O2 Arena Berlin
BUF (4)


@ LAK (2)
Hall of Fame Induction 11/14/2011
Hockey Hall of Fame
Toronto
Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic 01/02/2012
3:00 PM EST

Citizens Bank Park
Philadelphia, PA
NYR (3)


@ PHI (2)
SuperSkills Competition 01/28/2012

Ottawa, ON
NHL All-Star Game 01/29/2012
4:00 PM EST

OTTAWA
Ottawa, ON
BLU (12)


@ RED (9)
Trade Deadline 02/27/2012
3:00 PM EST


Regular season ends 04/07/2012

Stanley Cup playoffs begin 04/11/2012

Stanley Cup playoffs end 06/15/2012

NHL Awards Show 06/20/2012
Encore Theater
Las Vegas, NV
NHL Entry Draft 06/22/2012
7:00 PM EST

Consol Energy Center
Pittsburgh, PA