ALLEN, TX, October 12, 2021 – The Allen AMERICANS Professional Hockey Club welcomes fans to two open practices at the McKinney STARS Center during the team’s #SeasonXIII Training Camp (all times Central):

Thursday, October 14 McKinney Stars Center 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Friday, October 15 McKinney Stars Center 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Fans will not have direct access to the players at this time, due to ECHL COVID-19 protocols.

For practices at the McKinney Stars Center there is no outside food & beverage is allowed.

AMERICANS Training Camp is split between three venues this season due to the 2021 Southwest Nine States Skating Competition taking place in the Credit Union of Texas Event Center (formerly known as the Allen Event Center) until  Sunday, October 17.

The team will NOT be on the ice on Wednesday, October 13 as the players enjoy a “Gym Day” and will have a scheduled day off on Saturday, October 16.

Practices will resume at the Stars Center in McKinney on Thursday and Friday before the team returns to workouts in the Allen Community Ice Rink on Sunday, October 17, and Monday, October 18.

The AMERICANS are preparing for an exciting Opening Weekend on Saturday, October 23, at 7:05 p.m. and Sunday, October 24 at 2:05 p.m. against the Wichita Thunder. Tickets are available at or by calling 972-912-1000.

About The Allen Americans Professional Hockey Club

The Allen AMERICANS PROFESSIONAL HOCKEY CLUB is a member of the ECHL, the world’s top Double-A hockey league, and is the affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Seattle Kraken. The AMERICANS are a year-round interactive lifestyle brand, dedicated to our fans, partners, and the North Texas community. Beyond the sport, ice hockey connects people and improves the quality of life for all who play and watch. Founded in 2009, the club is owned by Jack D. Gulati, known internationally as the “Serial Entrepreneur.” Championship Hockey is the backbone of the franchise, with the Red having captured back-to-back ECHL Kelly Cup Championships in 2014-15 & 2015-16 and two Central Hockey League