MONTREAL – Save the dates: the puck drops for Habs preseason hockey at the Bell Centre as of Sept. 23.

The Canadiens announced the team’s preseason schedule on Wednesday, a six-game slate of exhibition contests beginning with a Monday, Sept. 23 home date against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Montreal will be the home team for four of its six tune-up games, with a pair of outings in Ontario against the Maple Leafs and Senators completing the calendar. All games are scheduled for 7:00 p.m. ET.

See the full Canadiens preseason schedule below:


Monday, Sept. 23, 2024

vs. PHI

7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2024

vs. NJD

7:00 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 26, 2024


7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2024

vs. TOR

7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2024

vs. OTT

7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2024


7:00 p.m.

One more date to circle before then is Thursday, Aug. 1 at noon. That's when preseason tickets officially go on sale to the public. 

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