Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Charlotte Checkers

OPINION: Hockey in the Carolinas…Unaffiliated

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The relationship between Carolina Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon and Charlotte Checkers owner Michael Kahn appears to have run its course.

Charlotte Checkers 2019-2020 Season Recap

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Coming off the back of a 2019 Calder Cup Championship year, the Charlotte Checkers had a lot to celebrate in their shortened 2019-20 season.

Carolina to Move on from Charlotte as AHL Affiliate

RALEIGH, N.C. - Even when two teams are close in proximity, affiliations are never safe in professional hockey.

PHOTOS: Charlotte Checkers vs Lehigh Valley Phantoms – 2/28/20

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Charlotte Checkers faced off in the first of back to back games. The Phantoms were looking for the important...

Marlies Host Charlotte, Fall Short in Comeback

TORONTO - Outside the arena, the line spans a couple of hundred people; I would say that the entire lineup was over 1,000 people. It had a special buzz in the rink yesterday.

Friday Night Lights Prove Too Bright for Checkers

TORONTO - Friday nights are special in the city of Toronto. It has this unique atmosphere that's like no other.

Comets Build a Snowman in Rout of Checkers

UTICA, N.Y. –  The Comets got their first serious test of the season Wednesday night when they faced off against their arch rivals, the...

PHOTOS: Charlotte Checkers vs Springfield Thunderbirds – 10/06/19

Check out Sarah Hobday's photo gallery of the Sunday afternoon matinee between the defending Calder Cup champion Charlotte Checkers and Springfield Thunderbirds!

Mike Vellucci Named Head Coach of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

In a stunning announcement Friday evening, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins named Mike Vellucci the 11th Head Coach in franchise history. He replaces Clark Donatelli, who re-signed abruptly for personal reasons. 

Greenville Swamp Rabbits Become Affiliate of Carolina Hurricanes

After being independent last season, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits will once again be apart of a player development affiliation for the 2019-20 season.