The Chicago Blackhawks, in conjunction with On Ice Management, announced today that they will face off against the Edmonton Oilers in a preseason contest on Sept. 28, 2014, at the Credit Union Centre in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Game time is scheduled for 4 p.m. CT.
Chicago and Edmonton met once before in Saskatoon in 2011 with the Oilers winning by a score of 4-2 in front of a capacity crowd.
“The Chicago Blackhawks are excited about the opportunity to returning to Saskatoon – one of Canada’s true hockey communities” said Stan Bowman, Vice President and General Manager of the Chicago Blackhawks.
“The Edmonton Oilers look forward to returning to Saskatoon for a match-up against Chicago” said Craig MacTavish, the General Manager of the Edmonton Oilers. “We know we have a lot of Oiler fans in Saskatchewan and are excited to play Chicago in Saskatoon”
The Blackhawks will release their 2014 preseason schedule in its entirety at a later date.