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Belleville Sens announce 2023-24 regular season schedule

July 12, 2023

The Belleville Senators are thrilled to announce today, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, the schedule for the 2023-24 regular season. The Sens will open the new campaign on Saturday October 14, 2023, when they visit the defending Calder Cup Champion Hershey Bears at Giant Center. The Senators will then travel to play at Lehigh Valley on Sunday October 13, before returning to Belleville for the 2023-24 Home Opener presented by CAA, on Saturday October 21, at CAA Arena.

In total, the Belleville Sens will play 72 games this season (36 home games and 36 road games), with matchups against 15 different opponents as follows:

Opponent NHL Affiliate Meetings
Laval Rocket Montreal Canadiens 12
Toronto Marlies Toronto Maple Leafs 10
Rochester Americans Buffalo Sabres 8
Syracuse Crunch Tampa Bay Lightning 8
Utica Comets New Jersey Devils 8
Cleveland Monsters Columbus Blue Jackets 4
Manitoba Moose Winnipeg Jets 4
Grand Rapids Griffins Detroit Red Wings 4
Hershey Bears Washington Capitals 2
Lehigh Valley Phantoms Philadelphia Flyers 2
Milwaukee Admirals Nashville Predators 2
Springfield Thunderbirds St. Louis Blues 2
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Pittsburgh Penguins 2
Hartford WolfPack New York Rangers 2
Bridgeport Islanders New York Islanders 2


The 2023-24 regular season schedule concludes when the Senators visit the Laval Rocket, at Place Bell, on Saturday April 20, 2024, with the Calder Cup Playoffs to follow.

You can find the full 2023-24 Belleville Senators Regular Season Schedule by clicking here and see the schedule in calendar form by clicking here.

Schedule Highlights:

  • This is the first time in franchise history the Senators have not opened their season against Laval
  • Longest home stand: 4 games (October 21 to October 28 & March 16 to March 24)
  • Longest road stretch: 5 games (January 24 to February 3rd)
  • Busiest month: December, February, March (12 games each)
  • Busiest home month: December, March (7 games each)
  • Busiest road month: January (8 games)
  • Schedule breakdown by division: North (50), Atlantic (12), Central (10)
  • Belleville will play Grand Rapids for the first time since the 2019-20 season
  • Belleville will play Hartford for the first time since the 2021-22 season
  • Belleville will play 4 afternoon home games, all with 2:00 p.m. starts: Sunday November 12 vs Cleveland, Sunday January 14 vs Toronto, Monday February 19 vs Hershey, Sunday March 24 vs Hartford.

More information on single game tickets will be released ahead of the season, but for now, Belleville Senators season seat memberships,group experiences and Business Elite memberships for the 2023-24 season are all currently on sale. You can get more information via the Belleville Sens website.

About the Belleville Senators

The Belleville Senators are the American Hockey League affiliate of the National Hockey Leagues’ Ottawa Senators and have been operating in the AHL since the 2017-18 season. The Senators play their home games out of the CAA Arena at the Quinte Sports and Wellness Centre and have graduated more than 60 players to the NHL since moving from Binghamton, New York.

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