Here's everything you need to know for Thursday's season opener between the Dallas Stars and Boston Bruins:
Game 1: Dallas Stars vs. Boston Bruins
When: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. CT
Where: American Airlines Center (Dallas)
TV: FOX Sports Southwest (Josh Bogorad, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Brien Rea, Brent Severyn)
Radio: KTCK 1310-AM, 96.7-FM (Josh Bogorad, Daryl "Razor" Reaugh, Owen Newkirk, Bruce LeVine)
In-arena radio: 97.5-FM
Live stream: FOX Sports GO and NHL.TV (outside Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex)
Follow: @DallasStars, official Dallas Stars app and NHL GameCenter
Tickets: View seats
Parking: Purchase now
Arrive early for Victory Green Carpet Walk presented by Volkswagen
Prior to the game, the 2019-20 Dallas Stars team will take part in the Victory Green Carpet Walk presented by Volkswagen through Victory Plaza, located to the south of American Airlines Center.
The current roster, coaches, and front office executives will walk the carpet beginning at 4 p.m. and fans will have the opportunity to welcome them into the arena.
The pregame event is free and open to the public, with fans able to start lining up to watch the carpet walk beginning at 3 p.m. The Lexus and Silver Garages open at 3 p.m. for fans arriving early for the Victory Green Carpet presented by Volkswagen.
The Silver Garage will honor pre-sold parking passes for other lots that have not yet opened until 5 p.m.
Click here for more information.
Catch all the action on FOX Sports Southwest and Sportsradio 1310 The Ticket
FOX Sports Southwest will provide complete coverage of the opening night festivities beginning at 6:30 p.m.
The Stars Live set, featuring host Brien Rea and analyst Brent Severyn, will be positioned in the heart of the action on Victory Plaza for the entire duration of the broadcast. Color analyst Daryl "Razor" Reaugh and play-by-play announcer Josh Bogorad will call the action on FOX Sports Southwest and Sportsradio 1310 and 96.7 FM The Ticket as the Stars begin the 2019-20 NHL season.
Fans are invited to join Bruce LeVine and Owen Newkirk at Valor Bar & Burger inside American Airlines Center and listen to their postgame analysis on The Ticket.
Did you know?
The Stars are riding a two-game point streak vs. Boston (1-0-1) and have points in three of the last four meetings (2-1-1).
In the last game against the Bruins at American Airlines Center, the Stars snapped a five-game home losing streak (0-5-0) vs. Boston.
For the first time in franchise history, the Stars play the Bruins in their season-opening contest.
The Stars have won 21 of 25 home openers since moving to Dallas (17-4-4).
The franchise has posted a 14-4-7 record in the first regular season game since moving to Dallas.
The club has earned points in nine of the last 11 season-opening contests (6-2-3).
Not just your Average Joe
Stars forward Joe Pavelski recorded two points (1-1=2) in four contests during the 2019-20 preseason.
He has tallied 13 points (6-7=13) in 18 career games against the Bruins.
Pavelski signed with Dallas as a free agent on July 1, 2019.
He registered 64 points (38-26=64) in 75 regular-season games during the 2018-19 campaign with the San Jose Sharks.
The forward finished 2018-19 ranked first on San Jose and shared 14th in the NHL in goals (38), which was tied for the second-highest regular season total of his NHL career.
He led the Sharks and shared 12th in the League with 12 power play goals, while he finished tied on the Sharks with six game-winning goals.
Stars season preview coverage
Click below for complete opening night coverage:
Projected Stars lineup
Jamie Benn - Tyler Seguin - Joe Pavelski
Jason Dickinson - Roope Hintz - Alexander Radulov
Andrew Cogliano - Radek Faksa - Blake Comeau
Mattias Janmark - Justin Dowling - Denis Gurianov
Esa Lindell - John Klingberg
Miro Heiskanen - Andrej Sekera
Jamie Oleksiak - Roman Polak
This story was not subject to the approval of the National Hockey League or Dallas Stars Hockey Club.