SAN JOSE - The 2016-17 Pacific Division champion San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda), proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks), announced today that its preseason game against the Stockton Heat on Saturday, Sept. 30 (1:30 p.m.) at SAP Center will be free to the public (fans will need to claim their free tickets using the link below).
Before the Barracuda take on the Heat, the Sharks Foundation is hosting its annual Fitness Faceoff 5K, 10K, and Kids Fun Run powered by Kaiser Permanente, which starts and finishes at SAP Center with all the proceeds aiding underserved youth and families in the community. For more information on the Fitness Faceoff and the Sharks Foundation click HERE.
Following the Barracuda game, the San Jose Sharks will take on the Arizona Coyotes at 7 p.m. for game two of the hockey double-header. It will be the final home tune-up for the Sharks before opening up the regular season against the Philadelphia Flyers at SAP Center on Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. (A separate ticket must be purchased to attend the Sharks game).
Saturday, Sept. 30 will be the final exhibition game for the Barracuda before facing the Heat at Stockton on Oct. 7 (6 p.m.) to kick off the 2017-18 regular season.
Fans can claim their free general admission tickets HERE.
Sign up today to be entered into the Barracuda Fan Experience Sweeps, which includes a chance to drop the first puck, view warmups from the bench, ride the Zamboni during intermission, and more! Click HERE to sign up (Fans must sign up before 9/27 to be entered into the drawing).
Saturday, Sept. 30 Schedule:
7:30 a.m. 10K run start
7:45 a.m. 5 K run start
9:00 a.m. Awards presentation
9:30 a.m. Rosendin Electric Kids Fun Run start
10:00 a.m. Event concludes
1:30 p.m. Barracuda vs. Heat
7:00 p.m. Sharks vs. Coyotes
The San Jose Barracuda drop the puck on preseason play at 7:00 p.m. on September 28 at Bakersfield.