Hockey fans in Belleville may want to mark their calendars. The American Hockey League has released its 2017/18 schedule. The Belleville Senators will lace up their skates on the road until their new arena in the friendly city is complete. The B-sens will open with a double header in Laval on October 6th and 7th. From there the team will travel to Syracuse, Springfield, even Manitoba before the puck drops on their official home opener on November 1st where Belleville will face off against the Syracuse Crunch. The home opener will kick off a seven game home stand at the revamped Yardmen Arena.