P-Bruins Announce Schedule, Home Opener October 11th

P-Bruins news release…

Providence, RI – The Providence Bruins, entering their 22nd season in the
American Hockey League, today announced their schedule for the 2013-14
season. The P-Bruins will play a 76 game schedule led by head coach Bruce
Cassidy
and assistant coach Kevin Dean.

Opening Night at the Dunkin' Donuts Center will be on
Friday, October 11
at 7:05 p.m., hosting Eastern Conference rival,
the Manchester Monarchs. The P-Bruins begin the season on the road
Friday, October 4 in St. John's, Newfoundland. 

The P-Bruins' 38-home game schedule
features all weekend dates, including 21 Friday night games and 17 Sunday
afternoon contests. All Friday night games will be played at 7:05 p.m., while
all Sunday games will begin at 3:05 p.m., with the exception of Sunday, March 9
which will begin at 4:05 p.m.

Providence will compete in the fifteen-team
Eastern Conference and will face all but one Eastern Conference rival.  The P-Bruins will face-off with the Monarchs
and Worcester Sharks 12 times apiece and the Springfield Falcons
10 times.

The Black and Gold will also play the
St. John's IceCaps
and Portland
Pirates
eight times each, Hartford Wolf Pack six times, Bridgeport
Sound Tigers, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
and Norfolk Admirals four
times each and Syracuse Crunch, Adirondack Phantoms, Albany
Devils
and Hershey Bears two times each.

Providence will see the most ice time
in January and March, each with 13 contests scheduled. The club will play a
season high eight home games in January, while hitting the road a high of eight
times in December.

The P-Bruins' longest home stand is
four games, which occurs from November 10 through November 22. The longest road
stretch of the year is five games, which happens twice, once from December 21
through December 31 and once from January 31 through February 8.

The
Providence Bruins will also be hosting a special Dunkin' Donuts Pre-Season Game
& FanFest at The Dunkin' Donuts Center on Saturday, September 28 at 3:05pm
against the Sharks.  The Dunkin' Donuts
Pre-Season Game & FanFest is a celebration of P-Bruins hockey and will be
the first chance for fans to see members of the 2013-14 Providence Bruins skate
together as a team.  Festivities for the evening will include fan interactive
games and access, along with kids and family activities.