The QMJHL today unveiled the pre-season schedule for the 18 teams in the championship.
The Phoenix will begin its return on ice with the organization of the 2017 Challenge of the recruits. The Birds organization prepares the place of the Bishop University to welcome the Val d’Or Foreurs, the Gatineau Olympiques and the Armada de Blainville-Boisbriand.
The rookie players will arrive in the Eastern Townships from August 17th until the 21st in Bishop. The first game will be between Sherbrooke and Val d’Or at 8:45 am on Friday, August 18!
While the first exhibition game will take place on August 24, at the Palais des sports at 7 pm, against the Olympiques de Gatineau.
The inaugural match at the Palais des sports in the 2017/2018 season of the Phoenix will be played on Saturday, September 30th at 4 pm against the Saguenéens de Chicoutimi.
To see the complete pre-season schedule of the Phoenix in details, with locations and schedules: click here .