The NHL has announced its the schedule for the 2012 – 2013 season. The season will open on the 11th October and run until the 13th April.
Other notable dates on the NHL calendar are the 12th October when the LA Kings will raise their first championship banner, 1st January for the Winter Classic and the 24th – 28th January notes the All Star break.
The full fixture list can be found on NHL.com
If you are planning to take in an NHL game check out your chosen teams website for ticket information and sign up to their email alerts to be notified the sale dates.