Nashville Predators 2009-10 Regular Season schedule announced

The NHL announced its 2009-10 Regular Season schedule today, with the opening games on October 2nd and 3rd taking place once again in Europe, as the Detroit Red Wings and St. Louis Blues face off in Stockholm, Sweden, and the Chicago Blackhawks and Florida Panthers play two games in Helsinki, Finland.

The Winter Classic, on New Year's day, will feature the Boston Bruins and Philadelphia Flyers at Fenway Park.  Check back later today for the 2009-10 NHL Super Schedule, which will allow fans of various teams to have (informed) arguments about which team is going to have the toughest or easiest 82-game road.

The entire Nashville Predators schedule follows after the jump, along with selected highlights, and a look at which big Eastern Conference names we'll see skating at the Sommet Center this upcoming season...

Here, then, are some of the key dates:

  • Season Opener: Saturday, October 3rd at Dallas Stars
  • Home Opener: Thursday, October 8th vs. Colorado Avalanche
  • Home Games vs. Detroit: Monday November 23***, Saturday December 12, & Saturday March 27
  • Home Games vs. Columbus: Saturday November 21, Thursday December 10, & Saturday March 20
  • Home Games vs. Chicago: Thursday October 15, Thursday October 29, & Saturday December 26
  • Home Games vs. St. Louis: Friday November 27, Thursday April 1, & Saturday April 10
  • Season Finale: Saturday April 10 vs. St. Louis
  • Holiday Games: Halloween vs. Dallas, New Year's Eve at Columbus, Martin Luther King Jr. Day vs. Toronto

The Eastern Conference teams coming to town are as follows:

  • Buffalo Sabres on Saturday, October 10
  • Montreal Canadiens on Saturday, November 14
  • New Jersey Devils on Thursday, November 19
  • Florida Panthers on Saturday, November 28
  • Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday, December 15
  • Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday, January 7
  • Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday, January 18
  • Atlanta Thrashers on Saturday, January 30
  • Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday, March 16

***This is a 5:00 p.m. start, due to the Titans playing Monday Night Football that evening.

So let's hear it, Predators fans - what are you most looking forward to? What do you dread most?

2009-10 Nashville Predators Regular Season Schedule

Date Visitor Home Time (CT)
Sat Oct 3, 2009 Predators Stars 7:00 PM
Thu Oct 8, 2009 Avalanche Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Oct 10, 2009 Sabres Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Oct 12, 2009 Oilers Predators 7:00 PM
Wed Oct 14, 2009 Predators Stars 7:30 PM
Thu Oct 15, 2009 Blackhawks Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Oct 17, 2009 Predators Capitals 6:00 PM
Wed Oct 21, 2009 Predators Bruins 6:00 PM
Thu Oct 22, 2009 Predators Senators 6:30 PM
Sat Oct 24, 2009 Predators Blackhawks 7:30 PM
Wed Oct 28, 2009 Predators Wild 7:00 PM
Thu Oct 29, 2009 Blackhawks Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Oct 31, 2009 Stars Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Nov 5, 2009 Predators Ducks 9:00 PM
Sat Nov 7, 2009 Predators Kings 3:00 PM
Tue Nov 10, 2009 Predators Sharks 9:30 PM
Thu Nov 12, 2009 Predators Blues 7:00 PM
Sat Nov 14, 2009 Canadiens Predators 7:00 PM
Tue Nov 17, 2009 Sharks Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Nov 19, 2009 Devils Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Nov 21, 2009 Blue Jackets Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Nov 23, 2009 Red Wings Predators 5:00 PM
Wed Nov 25, 2009 Predators Avalanche 8:00 PM
Fri Nov 27, 2009 Blues Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Nov 28, 2009 Panthers Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Nov 30, 2009 Flames Predators 7:00 PM
Wed Dec 2, 2009 Predators Wild 7:00 PM
Fri Dec 4, 2009 Predators Blackhawks 7:30 PM
Sat Dec 5, 2009 Wild Predators 7:00 PM
Tue Dec 8, 2009 Canucks Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Dec 10, 2009 Blue Jackets Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Dec 12, 2009 Red Wings Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Dec 14, 2009 Predators Blue Jackets 6:00 PM
Tue Dec 15, 2009 Lightning Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Dec 17, 2009 Predators Oilers 8:30 PM
Sat Dec 19, 2009 Predators Flames 6:00 PM
Tue Dec 22, 2009 Predators Canucks 9:30 PM
Sat Dec 26, 2009 Blackhawks Predators 7:00 PM
Sun Dec 27, 2009 Predators Blackhawks 6:00 PM
Tue Dec 29, 2009 Predators Blues 7:00 PM
Thu Dec 31, 2009 Predators Blue Jackets 6:00 PM
Sat Jan 2, 2010 Ducks Predators 7:00 PM
Tue Jan 5, 2010 Flames Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Jan 7, 2010 Hurricanes Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Jan 9, 2010 Ducks Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Jan 11, 2010 Predators Canucks 9:30 PM
Tue Jan 12, 2010 Predators Oilers 8:00 PM
Fri Jan 15, 2010 Predators Flames 8:00 PM
Mon Jan 18, 2010 Maple Leafs Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Jan 21, 2010 Predators Coyotes 8:00 PM
Fri Jan 22, 2010 Predators Avalanche 8:00 PM
Tue Jan 26, 2010 Predators Blue Jackets 6:00 PM
Fri Jan 29, 2010 Predators Red Wings 6:30 PM
Sat Jan 30, 2010 Thrashers Predators 7:00 PM
Tue Feb 2, 2010 Coyotes Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Feb 4, 2010 Avalanche Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Feb 6, 2010 Sharks Predators 7:00 PM
Tue Feb 9, 2010 Predators Islanders 6:00 PM
Wed Feb 10, 2010 Predators Rangers 6:00 PM
Fri Feb 12, 2010 Predators Devils 6:00 PM
Sun Feb 14, 2010 Predators Penguins 12:00 PM
Tue Mar 2, 2010 Oilers Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Mar 4, 2010 Kings Predators 7:00 PM
Fri Mar 5, 2010 Predators Red Wings 6:30 PM
Sun Mar 7, 2010 Canucks Predators 2:00 PM
Tue Mar 9, 2010 Predators Thrashers 6:00 PM
Thu Mar 11, 2010 Predators Sharks 9:30 PM
Fri Mar 12, 2010 Predators Ducks 9:00 PM
Sun Mar 14, 2010 Predators Kings 2:00 PM
Tue Mar 16, 2010 Flyers Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Mar 18, 2010 Wild Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Mar 20, 2010 Blue Jackets Predators 7:00 PM
Sun Mar 21, 2010 Predators Blues 5:00 PM
Tue Mar 23, 2010 Stars Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Mar 25, 2010 Coyotes Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Mar 27, 2010 Red Wings Predators 7:00 PM
Mon Mar 29, 2010 Predators Panthers 6:30 PM
Tue Mar 30, 2010 Kings Predators 7:00 PM
Thu Apr 1, 2010 Blues Predators 7:00 PM
Sat Apr 3, 2010 Predators Red Wings 1:00 PM
Wed Apr 7, 2010 Predators Coyotes 9:00 PM
Sat Apr 10, 2010 Blues Predators 7:00 PM
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