The Spokane Chiefs have announced that their 2019-20 regular season home opener at Spokane Arena – Bud Light Opening Night & Pre-Game Party – will be on Saturday, September 28 versus the Tri-City Americans.
The game will mark the first time the Chiefs have opened at home against the rival Americans since the 2016-17 season, when they won 5-2. The Chiefs hosted Tri-City for their home opener in 12 consecutive seasons from 2005-06 to 2016-17, posting a 10-1-0-1 record including nine-straight wins beginning in 2008. Spokane went 6-5-0-1 versus the Americans during the 2018-19 regular season.
Spokane will begin their 2019-20 campaign on the road, playing in Kamloops on September 20 and at Kelowna on September 21.