Calgary starts off the ’13-‘14 campaign with a pair of road games. The season opener is in Washington on Thursday, October 3rd followed by a game in Columbus the following night on Friday, October 4th.
The Flames home opener is against divisional rival Vancouver Canucks on Sunday, October 6th.
Under the new NHL scheduling matrix, Calgary will be in a new division with Anaheim, Edmonton, Los Angeles, Phoenix, San Jose and Vancouver. The Flames will play each divisional opponent five times, with the exception of Anaheim which will be four games. Calgary will play each Western Conference opponent (non-divisional) three times and will play all Eastern Conference opponents twice (once home and once away).
All Flames home and away games will be carried live on the FAN 960 radio. The complete television schedule will be released in August.