The NHL's 2013-14 regular season schedule is out. The Red Wings have moved to the Eastern Conference and will be in the Atlantic Division, opening play on October 2nd at home against Buffalo. Six regular-season games will be played in outdoor locations next season, including The Winter Classic on New Years Day at Michigan Stadium between the Red Wings and Maple Leafs. The regular season is slated to begin October First with the Chicago Blackhawks raising their second Stanley Cup championship banner in 4 years before taking on the Washington Capitals in one of 3 opening night matchups. The league will shut down for the Olympic break from February 9th through the 25th and the regular season will conclude April 13th with the playoffs beginning three days later.