Panthers preseason sched coming into focus; open September 19 in home "doubleheader" vs Nashville
From the Preds:
Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the Predators will open their eight-game 2011 preseason schedule with a franchise-first doubleheader at the BankAtlantic Center on Monday, Sept. 19.
As remains the case with a number of clubs to this point, the Panthers have not yet officially released their preseason slate, but a small portion of it can be pieced together:
Sept. 19 vs Nashville (game one), TBD
Sept. 19 vs Nashville (game two), TBD
Sept. 23 @ Tampa Bay, 7:30
Sept. 24 vs Tampa Bay, 7:00
Announced schedules (Eastern Conference): BUF, MON, OTT, TBL, TOR, WPG
Yet to be announced (East): BOS, CAR, NJD, NYI, NYR, PHI, PIT, WAS
Teams with publicized preseason schedules have between five and eight games.