Dunkin Donuts Center – Providence Bruins

Dunkin Donuts Center – Providence Bruins

The Dunkin’ Donuts Center and Providence are frequently listed among the top destinations for fans who travel the American Hockey League circuit. The combination of a great downtown area, modern mid-sized arena, and fantastic fan support makes this venue one of the top rinks in the league.

Coca-Cola Coliseum – Toronto Marlies

Coca-Cola Coliseum – Toronto Marlies

Past temples of the game still host regular hockey in Toronto; Maple Leaf Gardens and Varsity Arena are two great examples, but no arena manages to retain its historical flair and combine it with modern conveniences quite like Ricoh Coliseum, the home of the legendary Toronto Marlborough Hockey Club, later known as the Marlboros, then the Marlies.

BMO Harris Bank Center – Rockford IceHogs

BMO Harris Bank Center – Rockford IceHogs

The Rockford IceHogs are the AHL (American Hockey League) affiliate of the NHL Chicago Blackhawks. They began their hockey endeavor with the now defunct UHL (United Hockey League) in 1999. The IceHogs spent eight seasons in the UHL, transitioning to the AHL in the 2007-2008 season. The IceHogs negotiated a 10-year affiliation with the nearby Chicago Blackhawks in March, 2007. That deal has since been extended another five years, securing an affiliation with the Blackhawks through the 2021-2022 season.