PLYMOUTH, Mich. -

The Plymouth Whalers are back in action this weekend with their home opener Saturday night at Compuware Arena.

The Whalers host the Erie Otters at 7:05 p.m. The team plays its first regular season game Friday night against the OHL champion London Knights in London.

Plymouth won their 12th West Division title over 23 seasons last year and will compete in the tough Western Conference race again this season.

The Whalers have made the OHL playoffs 22 straight seasons – a current league record.

Tickets are available at the arena box office or at www.PlymouthWhalers.com.