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Coquitlam Express Gears Up for Exciting Home Opener Against Chilliwack Chiefs

The Coquitlam Express are thrilled to kick off their 2024-2025 BCHL season with an exhilarating home opener against their fierce rivals, the Chilliwack Chiefs, on Friday, September 20, 2024. Fans are invited to join the action at Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex, where the puck drops at 7:00 PM.

After a rigorous off-season filled with training and new roster additions, the Express are ready to hit the ice and set the tone for a promising season. With a fresh lineup and renewed energy, the team is poised to make a strong statement against the Chiefs in this much-anticipated match-up.

Express Head Coach Jeff Wagner, shared his excitement for the season opener: “Our team is working incredibly hard over the summer. We’re eager to showcase our talent and dedication in front of our home crowd. Facing the Chiefs is always a thrill, and we can’t wait to bring the community together for this game.”

To add to the evening’s excitement, the Coquitlam Express have planned several festivities and fan engagements:

  • Pre-game Celebrations: Starting at 5:30 PM, fans can enjoy live music, and interactive games outside the arena.
  • Giveaways: The first 500 fans through the doors will receive a special gift from The Great Canadian Oil CHange
  • Ceremonial Puck Drop: Local dignitaries and special guests will be on hand to help kick off the season with a ceremonial puck drop.

“We are delighted to welcome our fans back for another season of thrilling hockey,” said General Manager, Tali Campbell. “The support from our community is the backbone of our team, and we look forward to creating memorable experiences for everyone this season.”

Ticket Information: Tickets for the home opener and other home games won’t be avaiable until August but season tickets are on sale now.

Join us for a night of high-energy hockey and community spirit as the Coquitlam Express take on the Chilliwack Chiefs. Let’s cheer on our team to victory and make this season one for the books!