Hockey season is nigh! The Avs have released their 2018 preseason schedule, which includes three home and three away games. So mark your calendars!

The Colorado Avs are gearing up for the 2018-19 season, and they've got quite the preseason schedule ahead of them. Comprised of three home and three away games, the Avs will be pitted against the Las Vegas Golden Knights, Minnesota Wild, and Dallas Stars. This new era of Avalanche hockey kicks off at home on September 18, followed by two away games. Then, the boys will be back in Denver for the final two home games before finishing up in Dallas.

Colorado Avalanche 2018 Preseason Schedule:

September 18 vs Knights September 22 @ Wild September 24  @ Knights September 26 vs Stars September 28 vs Wild September 30 @ Stars More details surrounding these games have yet to be determined, including times and ticket sales. The full 2018-19 season schedule will be announced at a later date, so mark your calendars! What do you think, hockey fans? Are you excited for another season of Avalanche hockey? Are you planning on attending any games this year? Let us know in the comments section below!

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