LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings Friday announced their preseason schedule for the 2007-08 NHL season. The Kings will play five games overall, including two at STAPLES Center -- Sept. 15 versus the Anaheim Ducks and Sept. 18 versus the San Jose Sharks.
In addition to the two home games at STAPLES Center, the Kings will also host the Colorado Avalanche in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand on Sept. 22 as part of “Frozen Fury 10.” The 2007 preseason schedule begins on Sept. 13 at Anaheim and also features a trip to Colorado on Sept. 19. Tickets for the two games at STAPLES Center will go on sale at a later date. Tickets for the Kings-Colorado game in Las Vegas go on sale Saturday, June 23. For your Frozen Fury 10 travel needs, Travel Better with AAA* Call: 1-800-281-5231 Click: AAA.com/travel or Visit: your local AAA Travel Agent. For all Kings ticket information, call 1-888-KINGS-LA or visit www.lakings.com.
Following the club’s preseason schedule, the Kings will travel overseas and participate in the “Red Bulls Salute 2007” exhibition tournament in Salzburg, Austria, over two days -- Sept. 25 and 26. The “Red Bulls Salute 2007” will feature four teams – the Kings, EC Red Bull Salzburg (Austria; Erste Bank Eishockey Liga); Färjestad BK (Sweden; Swedish Elite League) and HC Davos (Switzerland; Swiss National League) – and a total of four games over two days. For more information on the tournament, visit www.redbullssalute.com.
The Kings then travel from Salzburg to London, England, where the Kings will open the 2007-08 NHL regular season at the new O2 Arena with two games against the Ducks on September 29 and 30. AEG, the parent company of the Kings, owns and operates the O2, Europe’s most state-of-the art entertainment venue.
2007 Preseason Schedule
|Day ||Date ||Opponent ||City ||Venue ||Time |
|Thursday ||Sept. 13 ||Anaheim Ducks ||Anaheim ||Honda Center ||7:05 p.m. |
|Saturday ||Sept. 15 ||Anaheim Ducks ||Los Angeles ||STAPLES Center ||7:30 p.m. |
|Tuesday ||Sept. 18 ||San Jose Sharks ||Los Angeles ||STAPLES Center ||7:30 p.m. |
|Wednesday ||Sept. 19 ||Colorado Avalanche ||Denver ||Pepsi Center ||6:30 p.m. |
|Saturday ||Sept. 22 ||Colorado Avalanche ||Las Vegas ||MGM Grand ||7:30 p.m. |
*bold denotes home game.