‘Canes to host Islanders in opener
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
The Carolina Hurricanes will open the 2018-19 NHL season at home at PNC Arena on Oct. 4, when they host the New York Islanders.
The game, which will be the first with new coach Rod Brind'Amour in charge, is scheduled for 7 p.m., and was announced by the NHL on Wednesday.
Game No. 2 will be a short turnaround for the ‘Canes, who will travel to St. Louis on Oct.5 to face the Blue in their home opener.