According to Calgary Hitmen assistant communications manager Joanna French in a press release on Friday, the Calgary Hitmen have announced a time change on Friday, December 13 against the Medicine Hat Tigers.
To accommodate Rogers Sportsnet, who will broadcast the game on Sportsnet One, Sportsnet West and Sportsnet Pacific, the game has been moved from 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sportsnet is presently scheduled to broadcast the American Hockey League Outdoor Classic between the Lake Erie Monsters and Rochester Americans from Rochester at 5:00 p.m.
The game between the Tigers and Hitmen will feature two of the top four teams currently in the Western Hockey League's Eastern Conference. The Tigers are in third place with a record of 17-8-3, while the Hitmen are in fourth place with a record of 16-7-4.
The Hitmen have won their last three games including a 5-2 victory over the Red Deer Rebels on Tuesday night at the Scotiabank Saddledome.