Twenty-two of the Chicago Blackhawks' 41 home games will be played on weekends (seven Fridays, two Saturdays and 13 Sundays), according to the team's 2014-15 schedule released Sunday.
Most home games will begin a bit later next season, with the start time for Monday through Saturday games at the United Center moving from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday home games will start at 6 p.m. The Hawks will host a season-long eight-game homestand from Feb. 9-24.
As previously reported, the Blackhawks will open their season Oct. 9 at Dallas. The home opener is Oct. 11 vs. Buffalo. The Hawks will participate in the 2015 Winter Classic on New Year's Day at Washington.
The Blackhawks' six-game preseason schedule will begin Sept. 23 at home against Detroit.
For the second straight year, the Hawks will conduct their training camp at Notre Dame. The sessions will run from Sept. 19-21.