October 14, 2021 | 4:00 PM MST/7:00 PM EST | Nationwide Arena
TV: Bally Sports Arizona | Radio: Arizona Sports 98.7 FM
The Arizona Coyotes open the 2021-22 season with a two-game road trip beginning in Columbus against the Blue Jackets on Thursday (Oct. 14). This marks the first matchup between the clubs since December 3, 2019, a year where they split the season series 1-1. The Coyotes' franchise is 30-24-4-3 all-time against the Blue Jackets, including a 14-13-2-1 clip at Nationwide Arena. Thursday is the second time since relocating to Arizona that the Coyotes will open their season against Columbus (other - 2008-09).