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.

Checkers’ Black to help AHL navigate return

The American Hockey League’s “Return to Play” task force is a who’s who of hockey’s top executives. And Tera Black, COO of the Charlotte Checkers, is one of six AHL executives who will try and position the league for success when it returns to play.

AHL cancels remainder of 2019-20 season

The AHL Board of Governors has voted to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 AHL regular season and the 2020 Calder Cup Playoffs due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.

AHL suspends play

With the health and safety of our players, officials, staff and fans of primary importance, the American Hockey League has announced the suspension of play until further notice, effective immediately, due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.