Cyclones Unveil 2011-12 Schedule

Cyclones Unveil 2011-12 Schedule

CINCINNATI, Ohio – The Cincinnati Cyclones, proud affiliate of the NHL’s Florida Panthers and Nashville Predators, have announced their 2011-12 regular season schedule. The Cyclones will kick off their 72 game-slate on Saturday, October 15 on the road when they visit the defending Eastern Conference Champion Kalamazoo Wings.


After playing the first five games of the year away from U.S. Bank Arena, Cincinnati will open its 2011-12 home campaign on Saturday, November 5 at 7:30pm against a new division rival – the Chicago Express. The game will feature $1 Donatos Pizza, $1 John Morrell Hot Dogs, and $1 Soda.


The Cyclones, who drew a franchise-record 149,141 fans a year ago, will compete in the ECHL’s North Division for the sixth consecutive season. They will battle the Chicago Express, Kalamazoo Wings, and Toledo Walleye for division supremacy.


Cincinnati’s exciting 36-game home schedule features 21 contests on either a Friday or Saturday night and 15 others during the week. Keeping up with tradition, the Cyclones will offer discount beer during games that are played on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday nights at U.S. Bank Arena. Unless otherwise noted, all home games will once again start at 7:30pm with doors opening one hour earlier.


2011-12 season ticket packages are available NOW for as low as $144 and are accompanied by numerous special ticket holder benefits! Fans can get more information by calling 513.421.PUCK or by logging on to Single game tickets will go on sale at a later date with prices remaining the same as a year ago – seats are just $13!


The Cyclones 2011-12 Schedule is listed below. Times listed are Eastern Time.

Date Visitor Home Puck Drops Promotion Media / Results
SAT 10/15/11 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:30pm
SAT 10/22/11 Cincinnati Reading 7:05pm
SUN 10/23/11 Cincinnati Trenton 4:00pm
SAT 10/29/11 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:30pm
FRI 11/04/11 Cincinnati Chicago 8:30pm
SAT 11/05/11 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm Opening Night
FRI 11/11/11 Cincinnati Chicago 8:30pm
SAT 11/12/11 Trenton Cincinnati 7:30pm
TUE 11/15/11 Toledo Cincinnati 10:30am Education In Hockey
FRI 11/18/11 Reading Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 11/19/11 Cincinnati Chicago 8:30pm
SUN 11/20/11 Cincinnati Toledo 4:00pm
WED 11/23/11 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 11/25/11 Cincinnati Toledo 7:00pm
TUE 11/29/11 Greenville Cincinnati 7:30pm
THU 12/01/11 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 12/03/11 Greenville Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 12/09/11 Cincinnati Toledo 7:00pm
SAT 12/10/11 Toledo Cincinnati 7:30pm
TUE 12/13/11 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 12/16/11 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:30pm
SAT 12/17/11 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
WED 12/21/11 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
TUE 12/27/11 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 12/30/11 Cincinnati Toledo 7:00pm
WED 01/04/12 Greenville Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 01/06/12 Cincinnati Wheeling 7:35pm
SAT 01/07/12 Cincinnati Elmira 7:35pm
SUN 01/08/12 Cincinnati Elmira 4:05pm
FRI 01/13/12 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 01/14/12 Wheeling Cincinnati 7:30pm
SUN 01/15/12 Cincinnati Wheeling 4:00pm
FRI 01/20/12 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 01/21/12 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
WED 01/25/12 Cincinnati Chicago 8:00pm
FRI 01/27/12 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:30pm
SAT 01/28/12 Cincinnati Chicago 8:30pm
SUN 01/29/12 Cincinnati Chicago 5:00pm
WED 02/01/12 Toledo Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 02/03/12 South Carolina Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 02/04/12 South Carolina Cincinnati 7:30pm
WED 02/08/12 Toledo Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 02/10/12 Trenton Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 02/11/12 Cincinnati Toledo 7:00pm
SUN 02/12/12 Cincinnati Toledo 4:00pm
TUE 02/14/12 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:00pm
THU 02/16/12 Elmira Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 02/17/12 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 02/18/12 Cincinnati Chicago 8:30pm
MON 02/20/12 Gwinnett Cincinnati 2:00pm
WED 02/22/12 Gwinnett Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 02/24/12 Florida Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 02/25/12 Kalamazoo Cincinnati 7:30pm
SUN 02/26/12 Cincinnati Toledo 4:00pm
TUE 02/28/12 Greenville Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 03/02/12 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 03/03/12 Wheeling Cincinnati 7:30pm
SUN 03/04/12 Cincinnati Toledo 4:00pm
WED 03/07/12 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 7:00pm
SAT 03/10/12 Cincinnati Gwinnett 7:05pm
SUN 03/11/12 Cincinnati South Carolina 7:05pm
WED 03/14/12 Cincinnati Gwinnett 7:05pm
FRI 03/16/12 Cincinnati Gwinnett 7:35pm
SAT 03/17/12 Cincinnati South Carolina 7:05pm
SUN 03/18/12 Cincinnati Greenville 4:05pm
WED 03/21/12 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm
FRI 03/23/12 Cincinnati Wheeling 7:30pm
SAT 03/24/12 Wheeling Cincinnati 7:30pm
SUN 03/25/12 Cincinnati Kalamazoo 4:00pm
WED 03/28/12 Cincinnati Chicago 8:00pm
FRI 03/30/12 Toledo Cincinnati 7:30pm
SAT 03/31/12 Chicago Cincinnati 7:30pm


Visit the schedule page to download into your Outlook, Google Calendar, or iCal account.


The countdown to the 2011-12 season is officially underway! Secure your seats for Saturday, November 5 when the Cyclones welcome the Chicago Express to U.S. Bank Arena for the first time at 7:30pm. Contact a ticket representative today at 513.421.PUCK or log on to for more information. Fans can also get the latest team updates during the offseason on Facebook and Twitter.