The Edmonton Oilers will begin their 34th season in the NHL with an eight-game pre-season schedule, including four games at Rexall Place and four on the road.
On September 24, the Oilers open the 2012 pre-season entertaining the Winnipeg Jets at Rexall Place. The following night they will travel to Winnipeg for a road date at the MTS Centre. On September 27 the Oilers and New York Islanders will play a split squad game with the teams sending half their players to Regina, Saskatchewan for a game at the Brandt Centre while the other halves of the clubs will play at Rexall Place.
Edmonton rounds out the preseason with home and away games versus division rival teams in the Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames.
EDMONTON OILERS 2012 PRE-SEASON SCHEDULE
DATE OPPONENT VENUE TIME
MONDAY, SEPT. 24 VS. WINNIPEG JETS REXALL PLACE 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 25 @ Winnipeg Jets MTS Centre 6:00 p.m.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 27 VS. NEW YORK ISLANDERS REXALL PLACE (ss) 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 27 @ New York Islanders Brandt Centre - Regina (ss) 7:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 29 VS. VANCOUVER CANUCKS REXALL PLACE 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 30 @ Calgary Flames Scotiabank 4:00 p.m.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2 VS. CALGARY FLAMES REXALL PLACE 7:00 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 5 @ Vancouver Canucks Rogers Arena 8:00 p.m.
(ss= split squad)
All times listed are MDT.