The Ontario Hockey League will play a series of nine preseason exhibition games involving six teams at Buffalo’s HarborCenter in September.
The Flint Firebirds, Windsor Spitfires, Kitchener Rangers, North Bay Battalion, Erie Otters and Peterborough Petes will participate in the OHL Showcase at the downtown facility on the weekend of Sept. 1-2-3. The Showcase will coincide with an elite eight-team U15 AAA Invitational Tournament featuring the Buffalo Jr. Sabres.
The HarborCenter games are part of a 45-game preseason schedule announced by the OHL. The HarborCenter Showcase schedule:
Sept. 1: Flint vs. Windsor 12:30 P.M.; Kitchener vs. North Bay 4 p.m.; Erie vs. Peterborough, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 2: North Bay vs. Windsor 12:30 p.m.; Peterborough vs. Kitchener 4 p.m.; Erie vs. Flint 7:30 p.m .
Sept. 3: Flint vs. North Bay 12:30 p.m.; Windsor vs. Peterborough 4 p.m.; Kitchener vs. Erie 7:30 p.m.