Here are some important dates for the 2018-19 NHL season:
- Oct. 3 - Regular season begins.
- Jan. 1 - Winter Classic, Boston at Chicago, Notre Dame Stadium, South Bend, Ind.
- Jan. 25 - All-Star Skills Competition, San Jose, Calif.
- Jan. 26 - All-Star Game, San Jose, Calif.
- Feb. 23 - Stadium Series, Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, Lincoln Financial Field
- April 6 - Last day of regular season.
- April 10 - Stanley Cup playoffs begin.
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