The American Hockey League has released its schedule for the 2017-18 season.

The Utica Comets will open the season on the road in Toronto on October 7th and will play seven straight road games to start the season.

The Comets will play their home opener at the newly-renovated Utica Auditorium on November 1st against the Rochester Americans.

Utica's scheduled will feature 20 Friday home games and 27 weekend games.

For a second consecutive season, the Syracuse Crunch and Utica Comets will battle for 12 meetings.

You can see the Comets complete scheduled at uticacomets.com.