Skip to main content
The Official Site of the New York Rangers

2004-05 AHL Schedule Format Released

by Staff Writer / New York Rangers


The American Hockey League released its 2004-05 schedule format today. The Hartford Wolf Pack will play a total of 52 games against Atlantic Division rivals - Lowell, Manchester, Portland and Worcester 8 times each, while facing Springfield and Providence 10 times. They'll face East Division teams in 20 contests - Bridgeport ten times, and Albany, Hershey, Norfolk, Philadelphia and Wikes-Barre/Scranton twice each. In addition, Hartford will face-off against three West Division teams in the 2004-05 season: Houston and San Antonio twice and Utah four times. The Pack will not face a North Division team during the regular season.

Teams will play a total of 1,120 regular season games in this, the 69th season of the AHL. Each of the league's 28 member clubs will play an unbalanced 80-game schedule with 40 home and 40 road games.

The regular season will begin Wednesday, October 13, and conclude on Sunday, April 17.

The breakdown of the Wolf Pack's 2004-05 schedule format is as follows:

Atlantic Division
Lowell - 4 home, 4 away
Manchester - 4 home, 4 away
Portland - 4 home, 4 away
Providence - 5 home, 5 away
Springfield - 5 home, 5 away
Worcester - 4 home, 4 away

East Division
Albany - 1 home, 1 away
Binghamton - 0 home, 0 away
Bridgeport - 5 home, 5 away
Hershey - 1 home, 1 away
Norfolk - 1 home, 1 away
Philadelphia - 1 home, 1 away
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton - 1 home, 1 away

West Division
Chicago - 0 home, 0 away
Cincinnati - 0 home, 0 away
Grand Rapids - 0 home, 0 away
Houston - 1 home, 1 away
Milwaukee - 0 home, 0 away
San Antonio - 1 home, 1 away
Utah - 2 home, 2 away

North Division
No regular season games scheduled versus North Division teams.
View More