Hot damn, it's hockey season.

The Norfolk Admirals opened their 2014/2015 campaign against league rival Hershey Bears on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. 

Thanks for looking.

Fans stand for the national anthem before the start of the Admirals' home opener against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk. (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Fans stand for the national anthem before the start of the Admirals' home opener against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.

(Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Max Tarantino, 7, walks up the ramp with his mom, Rebecca Hall, to their seats behind the glass before the start of the Admirals' home opener against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk. 

(Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Elissa Burks, 10, gets a ride on the zamboni for her birthday before the start of the Admirals' home opener against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Elissa Burks, 10, gets a ride on the zamboni for her birthday before the start of the Admirals' home opener against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.  (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Norfolk's Stefan Noesen, background left, and teammate Mat Clark mix it up with Hershey's Garrett Mitchell, left, and Patrick Wey in the first period, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.   (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Norfolk's Stefan Noesen, background left, and teammate Mat Clark mix it up with Hershey's Garrett Mitchell, left, and Patrick Wey in the first period, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.  

(Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Admirals goalie Jason LaBarbera, left, keeps an eye on a Hershey possession in the second period, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.   (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Admirals goalie Jason LaBarbera, left, keeps an eye on a Hershey possession in the second period, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.   (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Norfolk's Brad Winchester, left, celebrates with teammate Chris Wagner after Wagner scored his second shorthanded goal in the first period against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk. (Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)

Norfolk's Brad Winchester, left, celebrates with teammate Chris Wagner after Wagner scored his second shorthanded goal in the first period against Hershey, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 at Scope in Norfolk.

(Jason Hirschfeld | For The Virginian-Pilot)