October 17, 2013 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Milwaukee Admirals
Milwaukee, WI - The Milwaukee Admirals will kick off the home portion of their schedule this Saturday night, October 19th when they host the Chicago Wolves at 7:00 pm at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
All fans in attendance will take home an Admirals magnet schedule, courtesy of OxiClean. In addition, the Admirals will honor members of the 121st Field Artillery Wisconsin National Guard Unit, who have just arrived back from a tour of duty in Afghanistan this week.
The national anthem will be performed by Forest Park Middle School Band of Franklin, while the Colors will be presented by Menomonee Falls Pack 271 and Wauwatosa Pack 115.
Saturday's game is also the first Amtrak Rivalry contest of the year between the Admirals and Wolves. Started in 2008-09, each year the winner of the season series between the two clubs takes home the Amtrak Trophy. After the Wolves won it the first three seasons, Milwaukee took the title last year by winning 10 of 12 games.
The Admirals office will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on Friday and then will open again on Saturday morning at 10:00 am.
Fans can purchase tickets for opening night, or any Admirals game, by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or by logging onto www.ticketmaster.com . Groups of 10 or more receive significant discounts off the original ticket price. For more information, or to purchase group tickets, fans can call the Admirals office at (414) 227-0550.