Just days removed from their Stanley Cup Final run, the Nashville Predators have a busy week and a half ahead of them.
The Predators’ opponents for their opening home and away games were revealed on Wednesday.
The Predators will open on the road against the Boston Bruins on Oct. 5.
The Preds’ first home game will be Oct. 10 against the Philadelphia Flyers. That should also be the night they raise the Western Conference Champion banner.
The rest of the NHL schedule will be released on Thursday.
But all eyes are on Las Vegas for the NHL Expansion Draft on Wednesday. The Las Vegas Knights will build a roster, including one Nashville Predator.
The Predators will host an NHL Draft party and celebrate their Western Conference Final win on Friday. The Nashville Predators Fan Appreciation Draft Party takes place from 4 to 10 p.m. at Bridgestone Arena.
Saturday is the amateur draft. All the Predators' draft picks and prospects will be in beginning on Monday for five days of workouts, including the future stars game at Bridgestone Arena next Friday.