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Stars unveil first opponent with a game of 'Guess Who'

Dallas whittles down opponents in faux game to reveal home opener

by Pat Pickens @Pat_Pickens / NHL.com Staff Writer

Guess who the Dallas Stars will play in their home opener?

They announced it with a game of "Guess Who?"

The Stars used the famous board game to help reveal the Boston Bruins as the opponent for their home opener at American Airlines Center on Oct. 3.

The team shared the unique video on Twitter Friday.

Tweet from @DallasStars: Guess who the Stars will play on Opening Night? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/CdAhICwcVb

The video takes viewers through a fictitious game, where players try to guess which character their opponent is before theirs is chosen. It whittles down each prospective opponent keeping fans in suspense until the final clue: "Was the team in the Stanley Cup Final?"

The NHL unveiled each team's home opener Friday.

After opening the season against the Bruins, the Stars will also help the Detroit Red Wings play their first home game of the 2019-20 NHL season on Oct. 6.

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