The full schedule for the 2019-20 NHL season has not yet been announced, but we learned Friday the dates and opponents of the home openers for all 31 teams.
The Boston Bruins will take part in three home openers.
The first is Thursday, Oct. 3 in Dallas, where the Stars will welcome the defending Eastern Conference champions to American Airlines Arena. This game also is the season opener for both the Bruins and Stars.
Boston's second game of the season is Saturday, Oct. 5, against the Arizona Coyotes in their home opener at Gila River Arena.
The Bruins' home opener is Saturday, Oct. 12, when they will host the New Jersey Devils at TD Garden. The Devils have the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, and they are expected to use that selection on American forward Jack Hughes.
The full schedule for the 2019-20 campaign will be released Tuesday, June 25 on NHL Network.
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