Dallas Stars open season Oct. 13 at Nashville

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Josie Lepe/AP

Peter DeBoer will make his debut as the new Dallas Stars coach on Oct. 13 at Nashville. The former Las Vegas coach will guide his team in its first home game at American Airlines Center on Oct. 15 against the same Predators team.

The Stars are coming off a 46-30-6 season. Their 98 points placed them in fourth place in the very competitive Central Division.

DeBoer replaces Rick Bowness who coached the Stars for three seasons. The Stars lost int he Stanley Cup final in his first year; the team lost in the first round of the playoffs last season to Calgary. He was 89-62-25 with the Stars.

This is DeBoer’s fifth NHL head coaching stop. He previously coached Florida (2008-11), New Jersey (2011-15), San Jose (2015-19) and Las Vegas (2019-22).

The schedule:

Oct. 13 at Nashville, 7 p.m.

Oct. 15 vs. Nashville, 7 p.m.

Oct. 17 vs. Winnipeg, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 20 at Toronto, 6 p.m.

Oct. 22 at Montreal, 6 p.m.

Oct. 24 at Ottawa, 6 p.m.

Oct. 25 at Boston, 6 p.m.

Oct. 27 vs. Washington, 7:30 p.m.

Oct. 29 vs. New York Islanders, 1 p.m.

Nov. 1 vs. Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 3 at Arizona, 8 p.m.

Nov. 5 at Edmonton, 3 p.m.

Nov. 8 at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.

Nov. 11 vs. San Jose, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 13 at Philadelphia, noon

Nov. 15 at Tampa Bay 6 p.m.

Nov. 17 at Florida, 6 p.m.

Nov. 19 vs. New York Islanders, 7 p.m.

Nov. 21 vs. Colorado, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 23 vs. Chicago, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 25 vs. Winnipeg, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 26 at Colorado, 8 p.m.

Nov. 28 at St. Louis, 7 p.m.

Dec. 1 vs. Anaheim, 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 4 vs. Minnesota, 2 p.m.

Dec. 6 vs. Toronto, 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 8 vs. Ottawa, 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 10 vs. Detroit, 1 p.m.

Dec. 12 at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m.

Dec. 13 at New Jersey, 6 p.m.

Dec. 15 at Washington, 6 p.m.

Dec. 17 at Carolina, 6 p.m.

Dec. 18 at Columbus, 6 p.m.

Dec. 21 vs. Edmonton, 8:30 p.m.

Dec. 23 vs. Montreal, 7:30 p.m.

Dec. 27 at Nashville, 7 p.m.

Dec. 28 at Minnesota, 7 p.m.

Dec. 31 vs. San Jose, 7 p.m.

Jan. 3 at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m.

Jan. 4 at Anaheim, p.m.

Jan. 8 vs. Florida, noon

Jan. 10 at New York Islanders, 6:30 p.m.

Jan. 12 at New York Rangers, 6 p.m.

Jan. 14 vs. Calgary, 1 p.m.

Jan. 16 at Las Vegas, 5 p.m.

Jan. 18 at San Jose, 9:30 p.m.

Jan. 19 at Los Angeles, 8:30 p.m.

Jan. 21 vs. Arizona, 7 p.m.

Jan. 23 vs. Buffalo, 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 25 vs. Carolina, 8:30 p.m.

Jan. 27 vs. New Jersey, 7:30 p.m.

Feb., 6 vs. Anaheim, 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 8 vs. Minnesota, 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 11 vs. Tampa Bay, noon

Feb. 14 vs. Boston, 7:30 p.m.

Feb. 17 at Minnesota, 7 p.m.

Feb. 18 vs. Columbus, 5 p.m.

Feb. 22 vs. Chicago, 6:30 p.m.

Feb. 25 at Las Vegas, 9 p.m.

Feb. 27 vs. Vancouver, 7:30 p.m.

March 1 vs. Arizona, 7:30 p.m.

March 2 at Chicago, 8 p.m.

March 4 vs. Colorado, 7 p.m.

March 6 vs. Calgary, 7:30 p.m.

March 8 at Buffalo, 6 p.m.

March 11 at Seattle, 9 p.m.

March 13 at Seattle, 9 p.m.

March 14 at Vancouver, 9 p.m.

March 18 at Edmonton, 8 p.m.

March 18 at Calgary, 9 p.m.

March 21 vs. Seattle, 7:30 p.m.

March 23 vs. Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

March 25 vs. Vancouver, 6 p.m.

March 28 at Chicago, 7:30 p.m.

March 31 at Arizona, 9:30 p.m.

April 1 at Colorado, 8 p.,m.

April 3 vs. Nashville, 7:30 p.m.

April 6 vs. Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m.

April 8 vs. Las Vegas, 7 p.m.

April 10 at Detroit, 6:30 p.m.

April 12 at St. Louis, 6:30 p.m.

April 13 at St. Louis, 7:30 p.m.