Leafs 2013-2014 Schedule
The Toronto Maple Leafs released their 2013-2014 schedule today. The schedule opens with the Leafs facing the Montreal Canadiens on opening night for the fifth consecutive season.
This year the NHL realignment will commence this season and the Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, and Tampa Bay Lightning join the Leafs division.
The Leafs will face most divisional opponents four times but will face the Montreal Canadiens and Buffalo Sabres five times. The Leafs will face teams in the Eastern Conference outside their division three times and teams in the Western Conference two times.
On January 1st 2014 the Leafs will face the Red Wings in the 2014 Bridgestone Winter Classic at 1:00pm in Michigan Stadium.
The Leafs will be featured regularly on Hockey Night in Canada playing 23 times on Saturday night.
The longest break for the Leafs comes when the 2014 Winter Olympics are held in Sochi. The Leafs do not play from Saturday February 8th to Thursday February 27th.
Full Schedule: http://mapleleafs.nhl.com/club/schedule.htm