Fuel announce preseason schedule

The Indy Fuel announced Thursday the team will play two preseason games to prepare for the 2016-17 season.

The Fuel will open the preseason Oct. 7 in Fort Wayne, then will return home Oct. 8 to face the Komets at the Indiana Farmers Coliseum. The home game will feature a 6 p.m. puck drop.

The games will be in preparation for the regular season, which begins Oct. 14 when the Fuel host the Cincinnati Cyclones.

The full 2016-17 schedule is here.