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San Jose Sharks to open 2016-17 season at home against Los Angeles Kings

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Opening the season at the Tank.

NHL: Stanley Cup Final-Pittsburgh Penguins at San Jose Sharks Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

After beginning the season on the road in both 2015 and 2014, the Sharks finally get the chance to open up a season at SAP Center. On Wednesday, Oct. 12 San Jose will host the Los Angeles Kings at the Shark Tank.

The Sharks will get to raise their Western Conference Champions banner with their rivals on the ice, which will serve as lukewarm revenge for ... well, never mind. The schedule will be released in its entirety at 10 a.m. PDT on Tuesday and we’ll have it for you as soon as it goes up.

Check out the rest of the league’s home openers below. I’ve bolded the opening night matchups:

Anaheim Ducks: Sunday, Oct. 23 vs. Vancouver

Arizona Coyotes: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Philadelphia

Boston Bruins: Thursday, Oct. 20 vs. New Jersey

Buffalo Sabres: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Montreal

Calgary Flames: Friday, Oct. 14 vs. Edmonton

Carolina Hurricanes: Friday, Oct. 28 vs. NY Rangers

Chicago Blackhawks: Wednesday, Oct. 12 vs. St. Louis

Colorado Avalanche: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Dallas

Columbus Blue Jackets: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Boston

Dallas Stars: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Anaheim

Detroit Red Wings: Monday, Oct. 17 vs. Ottawa

Edmonton Oilers: Wednesday, Oct. 12 vs. Calgary

Florida Panthers: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. New Jersey

Los Angeles Kings: Friday, Oct. 14 vs. Philadelphia

Minnesota Wild: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Winnipeg

Montreal Canadiens: Tuesday, Oct. 18 vs. Pittsburgh

Nashville Predators: Friday, Oct. 14 vs. Chicago

New Jersey Devils: Tuesday, Oct. 18 vs. Anaheim

New York Islanders: Sunday, Oct. 16 vs. Anaheim

New York Rangers: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. NY Islanders

Ottawa Senators: Wednesday, Oct. 12 vs. Toronto

Philadelphia Flyers: Thursday, Oct. 20 vs. Anaheim

Pittsburgh Penguins: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Washington

San Jose Sharks: Wednesday, Oct. 12 vs. Los Angeles

St. Louis Blues: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Minnesota

Tampa Bay Lightning: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Detroit

Toronto Maple Leafs: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Boston

Vancouver Canucks: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. Calgary

Washington Capitals: Saturday, Oct. 15 vs. NY Islanders

Winnipeg Jets: Thursday, Oct. 13 vs. Carolina