Sabres release 2017-2018 schedule

Sabres release 2017-2018 schedule
Posted at 3:32 PM, Jun 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-22 15:35:05-04

Hockey season will be here before you know it and on Thursday, the Buffalo Sabres released their regular season schedule for the upcoming 2017-2018 season.

The Buffalo Sabres will start the season on Thursday, October 5 at home against the Montreal Canadiens. It will be the second straight year that Buffalo hosts Montreal to kick off the regular season. 

Other notable games on the upcoming schedule include:

-Sabres home/season opener -- October 5th - Montreal Canadiens vs. Buffalo Sabres

-2018 NHL Winter Classic -- January 1st - New York Rangers vs. Buffalo Sabres, Citi Field, New York City 

-Sabres first home game vs. Toronto -- March 5th - Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Buffalo Sabres

-Sabres host Vegas for first time -- March 10th - Vegas Golden Knights vs, Buffalo Sabres  

Sabres full schedule: