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.

2019 AHL Calder Cup Champions

The Charlotte Checkers have announced that they will not participate in the 2020-21 American Hockey League season.

The decision, made in conjunction with their NHL affiliate, the Florida Panthers, is based on numerous safety and logistical concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The organization will turn its full focus towards the 2021-22 season.

Charlotte Checkers

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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