FINAL
Fri. Oct 10
2 IOW
3 SAN
FINAL
Sat. Oct 11
2 OKC
3 SAN
FINAL
Fri. Oct 17
3 UTI
0 SAN
FINAL
Sat. Oct 18
5 SAN
4 OKC
FINAL
Fri. Oct 24
0 SAN
0 UTI
Sat. Oct 25
6:00 PM
SAN
HAM
Sun. Oct 26
2:00 PM
SAN
HAM
Wed. Oct 29
6:00 PM
SAN
ADK
Fri. Oct 31
7:30 PM
RFD
SAN
Sat. Nov 01
7:00 PM
RFD
SAN
Fri. Nov 07
7:30 PM
TOR
SAN
Sun. Nov 09
4:00 PM
OKC
SAN
Tue. Nov 11
10:35 AM
SAN
OKC
Fri. Nov 14
7:30 PM
CHA
SAN
Sat. Nov 15
7:00 PM
CHA
SAN
Tue. Nov 18
10:30 AM
OKC
SAN
Fri. Nov 21
7:30 PM
SAN
TEX
Sun. Nov 23
4:00 PM
TEX
SAN
Sat. Nov 29
7:00 PM
OKC
SAN
Sun. Nov 30
4:00 PM
IOW
SAN
Fri. Dec 05
7:30 PM
UTI
SAN
Sun. Dec 07
4:00 PM
CHI
SAN
Tue. Dec 09
7:00 PM
CHI
SAN
Thu. Dec 11
7:00 PM
SAN
IOW
Fri. Dec 12
7:00 PM
SAN
IOW
Fri. Dec 19
7:00 PM
SAN
CHA
Sun. Dec 21
1:00 PM
SAN
CHA
Fri. Dec 26
7:30 PM
TEX
SAN
Sat. Dec 27
7:00 PM
OKC
SAN
Sun. Dec 28
5:00 PM
SAN
TEX
Thu. Jan 01
3:00 PM
SAN
UTI
Fri. Jan 02
7:00 PM
SAN
TOR
Sat. Jan 03
3:00 PM
SAN
TOR
Tue. Jan 06
7:00 PM
SAN
ADK
Wed. Jan 07
7:05 PM
SAN
ROC
Sat. Jan 10
7:00 PM
IOW
SAN
Sun. Jan 11
4:00 PM
TOR
SAN
Sat. Jan 17
7:00 PM
ROC
SAN
Tue. Jan 20
7:00 PM
TEX
SAN
Thu. Jan 22
7:00 PM
SAN
LEM
Sat. Jan 24
7:00 PM
SAN
LEM
Thu. Jan 29
7:30 PM
SAN
TEX
Fri. Jan 30
7:30 PM
CHA
SAN
Tue. Feb 03
7:30 PM
SAN
TEX
Thu. Feb 05
7:00 PM
TEX
SAN
Sat. Feb 07
7:00 PM
OKC
SAN
Tue. Feb 10
7:30 PM
SAN
TEX
Fri. Feb 13
7:00 PM
SAN
GRA
Sat. Feb 14
7:00 PM
SAN
GRA
Sun. Feb 15
4:00 PM
SAN
RFD
Wed. Feb 18
10:30 AM
SAN
RFD
Sat. Feb 21
7:00 PM
SAN
CHI
Sun. Feb 22
3:00 PM
SAN
CHI
Fri. Feb 27
7:00 PM
SAN
OKC
Sat. Feb 28
7:00 PM
SAN
OKC
Wed. Mar 04
7:00 PM
SAN
CHA
Thu. Mar 05
7:00 PM
SAN
CHA
Wed. Mar 11
7:00 PM
MIL
SAN
Fri. Mar 13
7:30 PM
LEM
SAN
Sat. Mar 14
7:00 PM
LEM
SAN
Tue. Mar 17
7:00 PM
CHA
SAN
Fri. Mar 20
7:00 PM
SAN
OKC
Sat. Mar 21
7:00 PM
HAM
SAN
Sun. Mar 22
4:00 PM
HAM
SAN
Wed. Mar 25
7:00 PM
SAN
MIL
Fri. Mar 27
7:00 PM
SAN
IOW
Sat. Mar 28
12:30 PM
SAN
IOW
Sat. Apr 04
7:00 PM
ADK
SAN
Tue. Apr 07
7:00 PM
SAN
OKC
Fri. Apr 10
7:30 PM
GRA
SAN
Tue. Apr 14
7:00 PM
TEX
SAN
Fri. Apr 17
7:30 PM
TEX
SAN
Sat. Apr 18
7:00 PM
SAN
TEX

Views From the Press Box With Dan Weiss

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Sifted through the pieces of the recently released 2013-14 San Antonio Rampage schedule and uncovered these fun nuggets:

- The 30 weekend home dates at the AT&T Center continues the recent trend of promoting both a fan and family friendly schedule, and while it is two short of last year’s 32 weekend dates, the 12 Friday home games (and ever popular $1 Drink Nights) this season exceeds last year’s total of 10.

- The Rampage will play on just four Sundays during the upcoming NFL season.

- Also continuing a recent trend, six of the first nine games will be inside the friendly confines, but the competition will be stiff.  Seven of those first nine tilts are against Texas and Oklahoma City who both advanced to the Calder Cup Playoffs last season, and a re-tooled Chicago Wolves roster under former championship bench boss John Anderson. 

- Speaking of Chicago, the Rampage will open at home against the boys from Rosemount for the third time in the last four seasons.  The Silver & Black have won both of their previous home openers in 2010 and 2011 against the Wolves.

- Speaking of Oklahoma City, the Rampage and division rival Barons will meet five times in the first 17 games of the year.  Thankfully the Barons will not be accompanied this year by Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins.

- After nine November home dates last season, the Rampage will skate on AT&T Center ice just six times in November this year, but that doesn’t mean they’ll be lounging around otherwise.  November and March are the busiest months with a season-high 13 games apiece. 

- January will be a perfect time to pitch a tent on AT&T Center Parkway.  The Rampage will play 10 times at home in the first month of 2014, including a season-long eight game home-stand from Jan. 7-26.  It’s the longest home-stand since an 11-game run in San Antonio back in the 2007-08 campaign.

- And after the Jan. 31 game and fourth annual “Pink in the Rink” night against Toronto, you can put away that tent on AT&T Center Parkway until March.  For the first time in franchise history, the Rampage will not play a single home game in the month of February.  The team’s annual Rodeo Road Trip will span 10 games over 22 days and see the club log more than 5,000 miles. 

- Wednesday, December 4 will mark the return of the former Houston Aeros to the AT&T Center as the Iowa Wild pay their first visit to San Antonio.  The Wild return to the Alamo City for a two-game weekend set on Jan. 24-25, and you can bet there will be a large contingent of green, red, and gray jerseys making the drive west across Interstate 10 to see their former team in action. 

- The two biggest consequences of losing the Aeros to Des Moines?  Nearly 60 nights on the road this season for the Rampage which isn’t great, but also just three of those dreaded three-in-three sets which is a huge benefit to the team from a fatigue factor.  That’s down from eight last season and 10 in 2010-11.  

- There are two grueling portions of the season that the Rampage will have to find a way to battle through.  The first is from Nov. 9 through the final game before the holiday break on Dec. 21 when the Silver & Black will play 12 of 20 on the road, including a 3,000 mile cross-country jaunt from Abbotsford to Charlotte.  The second is a wicked six games in 10-night stretch from March 7-16, which features three home games, but also includes single trips to Oklahoma City, Milwaukee, and Iowa. 

- And finally, like last season, the Rampage have a great opportunity to finish strong and cement a playoff spot.  Last year the Rampage played seven of their final 10 games at home and their three road dates were all in Houston.  This year the Rampage play nine out of their last 10 at home with their only road game a 90-minute trip up to Cedar Park.  That’s a stretch where the team can hopefully do some damage and pick up valuable points. 

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