The Bruins were hoping that their 2019-20 season would kick off with a championship celebration and a banner-raising ceremony at TD Garden.
But a Game 7 loss in the Stanley Cup Final dashed those hopes. Still, the upcoming schedule for the upcoming season (which was announced Tuesday afternoon) features many highlights for the Black and Gold.
Boston's first chance to take down the defending champs comes on home ice in late October, but they'll have to wait until the penultimate game of the regular season to face the Blues in St. Louis.
From playoff rematches to challenging stretches of the season, Joe Haggerty has circled some key dates on the B's regular-season slate.
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