2020-21 season to begin no earlier than Dec. 4 Details

AHL moves 2020-21 start date to Dec. 4

At the recommendation of the AHL’s Return to Play Task Force, the Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start of the 2020-21 regular season to December 4.

Andrews’ AHL a ‘premier product with premier people’

Dave Andrews took one of hockey’s top jobs when he replaced the Jack Butterfield as head of the American Hockey League in 1994. From there he completely rebuilt hockey’s player-development model to fit the needs – and wants – of 31 NHL organizations.

Five questions with… Dave Andrews

NHL.com’s Q&A feature called “Five Questions With …” runs every Tuesday and talks to key figures in the game to ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and latest news.

AHL “Return to Play” task force established

The American Hockey League has announced the formation of a Return to Play task force, established for the purpose of providing expert leadership and strategic direction to the AHL in planning for the league’s return to play in the 2020-21 season.

Andrews honored by USA Hockey

American Hockey League President and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews has been honored by USA Hockey as the 2020 recipient of their Distinguished Achievement Award.