The Halifax Rainmen will open the National Basketball League of Canada season on the road on Thursday, Nov. 3.
The Rainmen visit the London (Ont.) Lightning at John Labatt Centre before returning to the Metro Centre for their home opener on Saturday, Nov. 5, also against the Lightning.
The 36-game schedule splits 18 games at home and 18 on the road. Fourteen of 18 home games will be played on either a Friday, Saturday or Sunday, while the other four are Thursday-night affairs.The season concludes on March 4, 2012.