Red Wings Announce 2017 Exhibition Schedule at LCA

The Detroit Red Wings announced their 2017 exhibition schedule via Tweet on Thursday.  It will be their first preseason at Little Caesars Arena.

As per usual, the schedule consists of home and road games against the Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Toronto Maple Leafs.  The Red Wings will start with three games on the road, then come to their new home for four games, then close things out in Toronto.

The full schedule is as follows:

Date Opponent Location Time
September 19, 2017 Boston Bruins Away 7:00 PM
September 20, 2017 Pittsburgh Penguins Away 7:00 PM
September 21, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks Away 8:30 PM
September 23, 2017 Boston Bruins Home 7:00 PM
September 25, 2017 Pittsburgh Penguins Home 7:30 PM
September 28, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks Home 7:30 PM
September 29, 2017 Toronto Maple Leafs Home 7:30 PM
September 30, 2017 Toronto Maple Leafs Away 7:00 PM

Of note, per the Red Wings’ initial release, the arena for the preseason closer in Toronto is listed as “TBD” rather than “Air Canada Centre.”

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