The Zamboni was cranked up Wednesday afternoon, as the league released its schedule for the 2009-10 regular season. Now we know the road ahead for some of the league's top contenders, and in each case, it might not be a smooth ride.
10hKevin Van Valkenburg
12hBonnie D. Ford
1dDan Arritt, Special to ESPN.com
7hAdam Schefter and Tania Ganguli