Bojangles Coliseum served as the home ice venue for hockey in Charlotte from 1956 to 1977 and again from 1993 to 2005. In 2015, the AHL Charlotte Checkers, affiliate of the NHL Florida Panthers, returned home to the coliseum.

The Checkers are Back!

The Charlotte Checkers will return to the ice at Bojangles Coliseum for the 2021-22 AHL season. Opening Weekend is scheduled for Friday, October 22 and Saturday, October 23.

Calder Cup Champs

We are the Champions!

The Charlotte Checkers capped off a record-breaking 2018-19 season with the franchise's first-ever AHL Calder Cup Championship.

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