After Wednesday night’s American Hockey League playoff game between the Charlotte Checkers and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the scoreboard at Bojangles’ Coliseum told the story. Lehigh Valley won 2-1 in game that took five overtime periods and more than six hours. It was the longest game in the AHL’s 82-year history.
After Wednesday night’s American Hockey League playoff game between the Charlotte Checkers and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the scoreboard at Bojangles’ Coliseum told the story. Lehigh Valley won 2-1 in game that took five overtime periods and more than six hours. It was the longest game in the AHL’s 82-year history. JEFF SINER jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
After Wednesday night’s American Hockey League playoff game between the Charlotte Checkers and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the scoreboard at Bojangles’ Coliseum told the story. Lehigh Valley won 2-1 in game that took five overtime periods and more than six hours. It was the longest game in the AHL’s 82-year history. JEFF SINER jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

In game for the history books, how die-hard Checkers fans held on ‘until bitter end’

May 10, 2018 07:50 PM