The NHL released the 2009-10 schedule on Wednesday, and the Islanders will open the season on October 3rd at Nassau Coliseum against the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins. CLICK HERE
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Other key dates include the three home games against the New York Rangers, which will take place on October 28th, December 17th and March 30th. The Islanders will play host to the New Jersey Devils on January 18th, January 23rd and March 13th.
It’s Opening Night, however, that includes many intriguing storylines. You have the John Tavares
era beginning against Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the Stanley Cup champs. Plus, it will mark the return of former Islanders captain Bill Guerin, who was traded to the Pens this past season.
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There are other interesting matchups that will be played at Nassau Coliseum this season. Here are a few highlights:OCTOBER
Monday, Oct. 12, Columbus Day, Los Angeles Kings, 2 PM
Saturday, Oct. 24, Ovechkin comes to town, Washington Capitals, 7 PMNOVEMBER
Wednesday, Nov. 25, Philadelphia Flyers, 7 PM
Friday, Nov. 27, Pittsburgh Penguins matinee, 2 PMDECEMBER
Saturday, Dec. 19, Montreal Canadiens, 7 PM
Monday, Dec. 21, Hedman’s first trip to Coliseum, 7 PMJANUARY
Tuesday, Jan. 12, Detroit Red Wings, 7 PM
Tuesday, Jan. 26, Washington Capitals, 7 PMFEBRUARY/MARCH
Sunday, Feb. 14, Chris Campoli makes his return, Ottawa Senators, 5 PM
Tuesday, March 2, Chicago Blackhawks, 7 PMAPRIL
Tuesday, April 6, Montreal Canadiens, 7 PM
Sunday, April 11th, Final regular season game, Pittsburgh PenguinsCLICK HERE
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