SPOKANE, Wash. – The Spokane Chiefs announced on Monday that their 2017-18 regular season home opener – Bud Light Opening Night – will take place on Saturday, September 30 versus the Kootenay ICE. The Chiefs will begin their regular season schedule on the road at Prince George on Friday, Sept. 22.
Spokane has opened their home schedule against Kootenay twice before, in 2001 and 2004, winning both. The 2004 game was the last time the Chiefs’ home opener was against an opponent other than the Tri-City Americans. The Chiefs have won nine consecutive home openers dating back to the 2008-09 season and are 23-9 overall.
The season opener in Prince George will be the third time Spokane has opened against the Cougars, winning both previous games in 2007 and 2009. The Chiefs have opened their regular season schedule outside of Spokane in 24 of 32 years, winning 15 including four of the last five.
The full regular season schedule will be announced by the Western Hockey League on Tuesday.
Ticket packages for the Spokane Chiefs’ 2017-18 season are on sale now with cost-saving options as low as $70! For more information or to purchase, visit the Chiefs’ Ticket Office at Spokane Arena, call 509-535-PUCK or click here.
Individual game tickets will go on sale at a later date.