SUNRISE, FL – The Florida Panthers today announced their seven game 2008 preseason schedule.
The 2008 preseason slate is highlighted by two games against the NY Islanders; the first on Sept. 27 in Prince Edward Island and the second being the Cats lone preseason home game on Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the BankAtlantic Center.
Florida opens the preseason with six consecutive road games, beginning on Tues., Sept. 23 against the Calgary Flames. The Cats also will play road contests in Edmonton (Sept. 24 and 25), in Calgary (Sept. 26) against NY Islanders in Prince Edward Island (Sept. 27) and in Montreal (Sept. 28).
Tickets for the Panthers preseason home game can be purchased starting on Wednesday, July, 16th at all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone 954-523-3309 in Broward County, 305-358-5885 in Dade County and 561-966-3309 in Palm Beach County), and at www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets will be available at the Panthers box office starting Tuesday July 17th.
2008 PRESEASON SCHEDULE:
Date: Opponent: Location: Time: Tues. Sept. 23 @ Calgary Flames Pengrowth Saddledome 9:00 p.m. Wed. Sept. 24 @Edmonton Oilers Rexall Place 9:00 p.m. Thurs., Sept. 25 @ Edmonton Oilers Rexall Place 9:00 p.m. Fri. Sept. 26 @ Calgary Flames Pengrowth Saddledome 9:00 p.m. Sat. Sept. 27 vs. New York Islanders* Summerside Wellness Centre 6:00p.m. Sun. Sept. 28 @ Montreal Bell Centre TBD Mon. Oct. 6 vs. New York Islanders BankAtlantic Center 7:30 p.m.
*In Summerside, Prince Edward Island **All Times Eastern Standard Time and Subject to Change