2020-21 AHL Season Anticipated to Start in February
American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced that the league’s Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start date of the 2020-21 season to February 5, 2021, due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis.
The Hershey Bears continue to receive direction from the AHL's Return to Play Task Force, and we will share additional information on the Bears upcoming season when available. We will always prioritize the health and safety of our team members and fans as we develop our specific return to play plans.
The AHL continues to work with its member clubs to monitor developments and local guidelines in all 31 league cities. Further details regarding the 2020-21 American Hockey League season are still to be determined. Updates regarding the 2020-21 season will be shared via our social media channels and HersheyBears.com.
NEWS: At the recommendation of the @TheAHL Return to Play Task Force, the Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start of the 2020-21 AHL regular season to February 5.— Hershey Bears (@TheHersheyBears) October 28, 2020
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