The Los Angeles Kings announced their preseason schedule for the 2005-06 season. The Kings will play eight games, including three at Staples Center against division rivals -- September 17 versus the Mighty Ducks (7:30 p.m.), September 25 versus the Phoenix Coyotes (7:30 p.m.) and September 27 versus the San Jose Sharks (7:30 p.m.).
The Kings will also host the Colorado Avalanche on September 24 (at 7:30 p.m.) in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand as part of “Frozen Fury 8.” The schedule also features road games at San Jose (September 18), at Phoenix (September 20), at Colorado (September 29) and at Anaheim (September 30).
All tickets for the September 17 game at STAPLES Center are free of charge (details to come at a later date). Tickets for the other two games at STAPLES Center will go on sale on Saturday, August 13, at 10 a.m. and are available for purchase via TicketMaster and the STAPLES Center box office for $24.50, $30.50, $52.50, $65.50, $87.50 and $115.50.
Tickets for the Las Vegas game also go on sale on August 13th at 10 a.m. and can be purchased via TicketMaster, the MGM Grand Garden Box Office and by calling 702-474-4000. Ticket prices for that game are as follows: $20, $30, $50 and $65.
The September 17 Kings-Mighty Ducks game at STAPLES Center also includes a special “Futures” game with the young Kings and Mighty Ducks facing off at 4 p.m. A “Futures” game will also be played in San Jose on September 18 (beginning at 2 p.m.) prior to that night’s regular Kings-Sharks contest.
Day Date Opponent City Venue Time (Pacific)
Sat. Sept. 17 Mighty Ducks Los Angeles STAPLES Center 7:30 p.m.
Sun. Sept. 18 Sharks San Jose HP Pavilion 5:00 p.m.
Tue. Sept. 20 Coyotes Phoenix Glendale Arena 7:00 p.m.
Sat. Sept. 24 Avalanche Las Vegas MGM Grand 7:30 p.m.
Sun. Sept. 25 Coyotes Los Angeles STAPLES Center 7:30 p.m.
Tue. Sept. 27 Sharks Los Angeles STAPLES Center 7:30 p.m.
Thu. Sept. 29 Avalanche Denver Pepsi Center 6:00 p.m.
Fri. Sept. 30 Mighty Ducks Anaheim Arrowhead Pond 7:30 p.m.