ALBANY, NY – The American Hockey League has announced the 2014-15 Albany Devils schedule. The team will open the doors to Times Union Center on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 5:05 pm against Northeast Division rival, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The Devils begin the season at the Adirondack Flames on Saturday, Oct. 11 at 7:00 pm.
Twenty-eight of the Devils home games will be played during the weekend: seven Friday fixtures, 13 Saturday outings and eight Sunday matches. Start times at Times Union Center include 7:00 pm puck drops for all midweek home games and Friday contests. Besides the Home Opener and a 2:00 pm start against Worcester on Jan. 24, all Saturday games will start at 5:00 pm. The team’s Sunday outings will all begin at 3:00 pm.
Albany will host Bridgeport at Prudential Center — the home of the New Jersey Devils — on Jan. 21 at 7:30 pm. The Devils will also host Lehigh Valley for a pair of games at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall on Nov. 28 at 7:00 pm and Dec. 14. at 3:00 pm
The Devils longest homestand comes in a six-game set at Times Union Center between Mar. 13-22. The team will participate in a season-long five game road trip between Feb. 20-28.
Under the league’s scheduling matrix, Albany will face Northeast Division opponents Bridgeport and Hartford 10 times each and Springfield and Syracuse eight times each.
Season, flex, group and mini plan tickets are on sale now by contacting the Devils Executive Office at (518) 4-DEVILS.