ALLENTOWN, Pa. -

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms hockey team released its 2014-2015 schedule Wednesday.

The team, an American Hockey League affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers, opens the season on the road, with a game against the Wilkes Barre-Scranton Penguins on October 11.

The puck drops for the first time at the new PPL Center in downtown Allentown on Friday, October 17.

The Phantoms face off against the Adirondack Flames.

Two preseason games will be held in Allentown by the Phantoms:

* Wed., October 1 vs. Hershey Bears
* Sat., October 4 vs. Albany Devils

The Phantoms have set up a pop-up store at the corner of Eighth and Hamilton streets, open Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

For tickets, call call 610-224-GOAL (4625).

The full schedule is available on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms' website.