PITTSBURGH, PA - SEPTEMBER 21: Jiri Hudler #26 of the Detroit Red Wings celebrates his third period goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins during a preseason game at Consol Energy Center on September 21, 2011 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Penguins defeated the Red Wings 3-2. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
The Detroit Red Wings announced their 2012 preseason schedule on Wednesday afternoon.
On Wednesday afternoon, the Detroit Red Wings announced their preseason schedule for the 2012-13 season, which will consist of a total of eight games against the Chicago Blackhawks, Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs and Washington Capitals. Detroit will play one home game and one road game against each opponent, including back-to-back games against both Chicago and Toronto.
After playing consecutive road games against the Penguins and Blackhawks, respectively, the Red Wings will have all four of their home games in successive order. The team will conclude the preseason on Oct. 7 when they travel to Washington to take on the Capitals.
Here is the complete list of games via the Red Wings' official website:
Wednesday, Sept. 26: @ Pittsburgh
Friday, Sept. 28: @ Chicago
Saturday, Sept. 29: vs. Chicago
Sunday, Sept. 30: vs. Washington
Wednesday, Oct. 3: vs. Pittsburgh
Friday, Oct. 5: vs. Toronto
Saturday, Oct. 6: @ Toronto
Sunday, Oct. 7: @ Washington