June 29, 2012
The Providence Bruins, entering their 21st season in the American Hockey League, announced today that they will open the 2012-13 season on Friday, October 12 at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center at 7:05 pm.
Opening night for the 21st season in franchise history will be presented by Dunkin’ Donuts and they will be giving away free Thundersticks to fans. The opponent will be announced at a later date.
Opening night festivities will begin prior to the game with a Providence Bruins highlight video, which will be followed by an introduction of each player on the 2012-13 roster.
Other highlighted events during the season will include the team’s third annual Pink in the Rink Night (date to be announced at a later date) and the 2013 Dunkin’ Donuts AHL All-Star Classic January 25-28.
The 2013 Dunkin’ Donuts AHL All-Star Classic will kick off with a Providence Bruins home game on Friday, January 25, followed by a Providence Bruins Youth Hockey Festival on Saturday, January 26. The AHL All-Star Skills Competition will take place on Sunday, January 27 and the AHL Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Ceremony and All-Star Game will be held on Monday, January 28.
*Information gathered from www.providencebruins.com