- Hans Weber
- May 26, 2022
2022-23 NHL Season to Open in Prague at O2 Arena
The National Hockey League (NHL) and the National Hockey League (NHLPA), in partnership with Live Nation, today announced plans for the 2022 NHL Global Series and 2022 NHL Global Series Challenge, featuring the Nashville Predators, San Jose Sharks, Colorado Avalanche and Columbus Blue Jackets.
Sharks and Predators will start the basic part of the 2022–23 season with mutual matches in Prague at the O2 arena on Friday 7 October and Saturday 8 October.
A month later, the Columbus Blue Jackets and Colorado Avalanche will play in Tampere, Finland, for two games at Nokia Arena on November 4 and 5.
Before the matches in Prague, the Predators and Sharks will complete their training camps in Europe, and each of them will play an exhibition match within the NHL Global Series Challenge 2022.
The Predators will report to Bern, Switzerland, and on Monday, October 3. The Sharks will play an exhibition match in Berlin, Germany, against Eisbären Berlin at the Mercedes-Benz Arena on Tuesday, October 4.
The NHL Global Series 2022 will be the ninth season of the NHL traveling to Europe to play in the regular season.
There were 28 NHL regular-season games in Europe. So far, 5 matches of the basic part of the NHL have taken place in the Czech Republic, all of which took place in the O2 arena in Prague.
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