Rockford, Ill.- Rockford’s 76-game slate begins on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the BMO Harris Bank Center against the Milwaukee Admirals at 7 p.m. The IceHogs close the regular season with three straight home contests, including the season finale on Saturday, April 18 against the Toronto Marlies.
After Opening Night, Rockford will embark on their longest road trip of the regular season which spans eight days and includes the IceHogs first AHL matchup with the Adirondack Flames on Oct. 16. The Flames are the only new opponent of Rockford’s schedule as the two clubs will faceoff four times in 2014-15, including twice at the BMO (March 18 and March 21).
Overall, Rockford will face-off against Midwest Division rivals Chicago, Grand Rapids, Lake Erie and Milwaukee 40 times, West Division foes 24 times with the 12 remaining tilts against the AHL’s North Division. The IceHogs will play their two closest geographic rivals, Chicago and Milwaukee, 12 times each.
For the complete schedule, visit: www.icehogs.com.