Vancouver Canucks Release 2009 Preseason Schedule

Kevin LeeContributor IJuly 10, 2009

UNIONDALE, NY - NOVEMBER 17: Sami Salo #6 of the Vancouver Canucks skates against the New York Islanders on November 17, 2008 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

The Vancouver Canucks released their nine game preseason schedule for the 2009-10 NHL season. The Canucks' preseason is from September 14 to September 27.

The first game is on Monday, September 14 and we will see the Canucks face off with John Tavares and the New York Islanders in Terrace. The town won Kraft Hockeyville 2009.

The rest of the games will feature a game on the road and at home against the Anaheim Ducks, Calgary Flames, Edmonton Oilers, and San Jose Sharks.

All games will be on the TEAM 1040 with a television schedule to be released later. Last year we saw four of nine preseason games broadcasted on TV—three on Rogers Sportsnet Pacific and one on TSN.

The schedule is as followed:

Mon., Sept. 14th**vs NY IslandersTBC
Thur., Sept. 17th@ Anaheim7:05 pm
Fri., Sept. 18th@ San Jose7:30 pm
Sat., Sept. 19thvs Edmonton7:00 pm
Mon., Sept. 21stvs Calgary7:00 pm
Wed., Sept. 23rdvs San Jose7:00 pm
Thurs., Sept. 24thvs Anaheim7:00 pm
Sat., Sept. 26th@ Calgary7:00 pm
Sun., Sept. 27th@ Edmonton6:00 pm


**The start time for the Terrace game is still to be confirmed.