VANCOUVER, BC - OCTOBER 2: Derek Dorsett #15 of the Vancouver Canucks and Alex Gallant #79 of the San Jose Sharks fight during their NHL game at Rogers Arena October 2, 2016 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Derek Cain/ISN)

Vancouver, BC – The Vancouver Canucks announced today an eight-game preseason schedule featuring two games in China and three games at Rogers Arena, including the first game in history for the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday, September 17th

As previously announced, the Canucks will play preseason games versus Los Angeles in Shanghai (Thursday, September 21st) and Beijing (Saturday, September 23rd) as part of the 2017 NHL China.

The Canucks open preseason action in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 16th and play split-squad road games in Calgary (Wednesday, September 20th) and in Edmonton (Friday, September 22nd). The preseason schedule wraps up with home games versus the Flames (Thursday, September 28th) and Oilers (Saturday, September 30th).

2017 Preseason Schedule

Saturday, Sept. 16 Kings Los Angeles 2:00 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 17 Golden Knights Vancouver 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 20 Flames Calgary 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, Sept. 21 Kings Shanghai TBD

Friday, Sept. 22 Oilers Edmonton 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 23 Kings Beijing TBD

Thursday, Sept. 28 Flames Vancouver 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 30 Oilers Vancouver 7:00 p.m.