Truist Field was a field of dreams for Amerks

They say playing hockey outdoors takes you back to your roots. To a time when the game was most fun and being on the ice from sunup to sundown was all you cared about. Quite simply, it’s hockey in its purest form.

Checkers, Amerks returning to roots

The Queen City Outdoor Classic arrives tonight in Charlotte, and the Checkers and Amerks are ready to relive childhood memories of playing outside.

Checkers to host outdoor game in 2024

The Charlotte Checkers and Charlotte Knights today announced that the Checkers will host an outdoor hockey game at Truist Field in Uptown Charlotte during the 2023-24 American Hockey League regular season.

Monsters prevail in Outdoor Classic

Marcus Bjork scored his second goal of the game with 31 seconds gone in overtime as Cleveland rallied for a 3-2 win over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in the Cleveland Monsters Outdoor Classic, the 11th outdoor game in American Hockey League history.

Bears, Flyers alumni to battle at Outdoor Classic

The Hershey Bears have partnered with the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni Association to announce the 2018 Capital BlueCross Outdoor Classic Alumni Game, set to take place at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 19 at Hersheypark Stadium. The game will feature former NHL stars including Hockey Hall of Famer Eric Lindros, Danny Briere, John LeClair, and Kimmo Timonen skating for the Flyers Alumni, and going head-to-head against many […]