2018-19 regular season schedule set for the Ontario Reign
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The Ontario Reign of the American Hockey League has announced their home schedule for the 2018-19 regular season at the Citizens Business Bank Arena on WednesdayThe Reign, the top farm team of the Los Angeles Kings, will be playing 34 home games this season and 68 games overall. 

The Reign will open their regular season on Fri., Oct. 5 against the San Jose Barracuda in northern California followed by a game in Stockton on Oct. 6 the following night against the Heat. They will then have their regular season home opener at the Citizens Business Bank Arena on Fri., Oct. 12 against the Heat. Game time is 7 p.m. 

All of the weekday regular season games for the Reign take place at 7 p.m. PT with the exception of Mon., Jan. 21 when they host the San Diego Gulls at 3 p.m. on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. All Saturday games take place at 6 p.m. PT with the exception of Dec. 22 when they host the Gulls at 3 p.m. PT.  Meanwhile, all Sunday games are matinees with a 3 p.m. PT start time.

The Reign play at least one home game on five of the seven days of the week. They do not have a regular season home game on Tuesday or Thursday. 

In addition to playing on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Reign play on other special days throughout the hockey season. They include Veterans' Day (Sun., Nov. 11) against the Heat, Black Friday (Nov. 23) against the Bakersfield Condors, Grey Cup Sunday (Nov. 25) against the Tucson Roadrunners, New Year's Eve (Mon., Dec. 31) against the Condors, World Junior Hockey Championship Final Day (Sat., Jan. 5) against the Barracuda, and Groundhog Day (Sat., Feb. 2) against the Condors. 

The Reign will play three straight days (one game against the Barracuda and two games against the Iowa Wild) from March 1-3. Their regular season finale opponent on Fri., April 12 is the same as their regular season home opener opponent on Fri., Oct. 6. In both games, the Reign will host the Heat.  

It should also be known that the Reign have an exhibition game against the Gulls on  Thurs., Sept. 27 at 10 a.m. at the Citizens Business Bank Arena. Ontario's other exhibition game is also against the Gulls in San Diego on Mon., Oct. 1. 

The following is the complete home schedule for the Reign's 2018-19 regular season. 

Ontario Reign 2018-19 Home Schedule at the Citizens Business Bank Arena:

Fri. Oct. 12-- Stockton Heat--7 p.m. PT
Sat., Oct. 13--San Diego Gulls--6 p.m. PT
Wed., Oct. 17--Milwaukee Admirals--7 p.m. PT
Fri., Oct. 26--Tucson Roadrunners--7 p.m. PT
Fri., Nov. 2--Texas Stars--7 p.m. PT
Sat., Nov. 3--San Diego Gulls--6 p.m. PT
Sun., Nov. 11--Stockton Heat--3 p.m. PT
Fri., Nov. 23--Bakersfield Condors--7 p.m. PT
Sun., Nov. 25--Tucson Roadrunners-- 3 p.m. PT
Sun., Dec. 2--Tucson Roadrunners-- 3 p.m. PT
Sat., Dec. 15--Colorado Eagles--6 p.m. PT
Sun., Dec. 16--San Jose Barracuda--3 p.m. PT
Sat., Dec. 22--San Diego Gulls--3 p.m. PT
Mon., Dec. 31--Bakersfield Condors--7 p.m. PT
Sat., Jan. 5--San Jose Barracuda--6 p.m. PT
Sun., Jan. 6--San Diego Gulls--3 p.m. PT
Mon., Jan. 21--San Diego Gulls--3 p.m. PT
Fri., Jan. 25--Colorado Eagles--7 p.m. PT
Sat., Jan. 26--Colorado Eagles--6 p.m. PT
Sat., Feb. 2--Bakersfield Condors--6 p.m. PT
Fri., Feb. 8--San Diego Gulls--7 p.m. PT
Sun., Feb. 10--San Jose Barracuda--3 p.m. PT
Fri., Feb. 15--Bakersfield Condors--7 p.m. PT
Wed., Feb. 20--Stockton Heat--7 p.m. PT
Fri., Feb. 22-- San Antonio Rampage--7 p.m. PT
Sat., Feb. 23--Colorado Eagles--6 p.m. PT
Fri., March 1--San Jose Barracuda--7 p.m. PT
Sat., March 2--Iowa Wild-- 6 p.m. PT
Sun., March 3--Iowa Wild--3 p.m. PT
Fri., March 22--Bakersfield Condors-- 7 p.m. PT
Sun., March 31--Stockton Heat-- 3 p.m. PT
Wed., April 3--Grand Rapids Griffins--7 p.m. PT
Sun., April 7--Tucson Roadrunners-- 3 p.m. PT
Fri., April 12--Stockton Heat--7 p.m. PT