Hockey fans across the country are tuning into Hockey Night in Canada for the first time this season.

To celebrate the special occasion, CBC's Andie Bennett asked hockey players to share some of their favourite memories, including their favourite Don Cherry outfit. To check it out click on the video above. 

Hockey Night in Canada kicked off a new season with Toronto vs Montreal at 7 p.m. ET and Winnipeg vs Edmonton at 10 p.m. ET. 

The 2013 Molson Canadian NHL Face-Off is in Montreal, taking over Place des Festivals in the leadup to the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens on CBC's Hockey Night in Canada.

Headlining the pre-game show was Grammy Award-winning band Kings of Leon, with local hip-hop faves Loco Locass and Toronto indie rockers The Beaches as opening acts.

Don't forget to tell us why Hockey is more than a game to you. Share your photos and videos using #NHLFaceOff on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.