08/16/2012 2:31 PM
Article By: Jason ChaimovitchSPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Pending its approval by the AHL Board of Governors, the American Hockey League’s 2012-13 regular-season schedule will be released on Friday, August 17, at 3:00 p.m. ET.
The schedule will be available for viewing and download on the official Web site of the American Hockey League, theahl.com.
In operation since 1936, the AHL continues to serve as the top development league for the players, coaches, managers, executives and broadcasters of all 30 National Hockey League teams. More than 88 percent of today’s NHL players are American Hockey League graduates, and for the 11th year in a row, more than 6 million fans attended AHL games across North America in 2011-12.