Checkers Win 5th Straight Game

The hottest team in the Queen City continues to take care of business on home ice.  WCCB Charlotte's Kelli Bartik more on the Checkers 5th straight win. Charlotte picks up the…

Checkers Start Trip with Win in Cleveland

CLEVELAND, OH - The Checkers carried their December momentum through the holiday break as they defeated Cleveland 5-1 on Saturday night to win for the sixth time in their last eight games. Spencer Smallman, Julien Gauthier,…

New Head Coach For Checkers

The Charlotte Checkers will look to defend their title with a new, but familiar bench boss. Ryan Warsofsky has been promoted to head coach. He served as an assistant last season…

Hurricanes Name Ryan Warsofsky As Checkers Head Coach

The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that they have promoted Ryan Warsofsky to be head coach of the Charlotte Checkers. Warsofsky, who spent last season as an assistant coach on the Checkers’ Calder Cup championship team, becomes the fifth head coach in the team’s 10-season AHL history.

Tough Night For Tim Tebow In Charlotte

It was a big night at BB&T Ballpark, even before the first pitch was thrown. The 6-game homestand continues for the Charlotte Knights--and the fun started early on Wednesday. The…

Checkers Celebrate Calder Cup In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC. The kings of the AHL return to the Queen City. The playoffs may be over, but the party continues for the Charlotte Checkers. Two days after winning their first ever…

Checkers Calder Cup Run Shines Light on Growing Sport

The Charlotte Checkers hockey team is days away from the first game of the Calder Cup Finals. The team hopes to win the championship for the first time in the organizations history. Meanwhile, interest in a growing sport continues to increase.

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