Posted on Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 at 8:06 am
17 Saturdays, 9 Fridays, 2 Christmas Games and only 1 midweek match make up the 29 fixtures scheduled for the 2011/12 Belfast Giants season at the Odyssey Arena.
“This is probably the best fixture list we have been able to organise in the last few years. I know that Saturdays are our ideal dates for home games and we have been able to secure 17 of them this season at the Odyssey Arena this season,” said General Manager Todd Kelman.
Some notable games include:
The home opener against the Sheffield Steelers on September 3rd;
The first time Elite League newcomers, the Fife Flyers, come to Belfast on November 11th;
The Christmas Classics on the 27th against the Braehead Clan and the 30th against the Cardiff Devils;
The Coventry Blaze double header on January 13th & 14th;
The Steelers double header on March 16th & 17th; and
The season finale against the Nottingham Panthers on March 24th.
Faceoff times are Saturday Nights at 7:00pm, midweek and Friday Nights at 7:30pm, except the 2 Christmas Holiday games (Dec 27th & 30th) which will faceoff at 7:00pm.
The full fixture list is available to view here