Roaming The Rinks

One hockey fan's journey to the arenas of North America

Arena Reviews By Season


2006-2007 ARENA REVIEWS

New England Sports Center, Marlboro, MA - Preseason Home of the Worcester Sharks

Cataraqui Community Centre, Kingston, ON - Home of the Kingston Voyageurs

Colisee Isabelle Brasseur, St Jean-sur-Richelieu,QC - Home of the St Jean Chiefs

Colisee Cardin, Sorel-Tracy, QC - Home of the Sorel-Tracy Mission

Stade L.P. Gaucher, St-Hyacinthe, QC - Home of the St-Hyacinthe Top Design

Lynah Rink ,  Ithaca, NY - Home of the Cornell Big Red

2007-2008 ARENA REVIEWS

First Arena,  Elmira, NY - Home of the Elmira Jackals

Starr Rink, Hamilton, NY-  Home of the Colgate Raiders 

Morrisville Iceplex, Morrisville, NY - Home of the Morrisville State Mustangs 

Constantine Arena, Kingston, ON - Home of the Royal Military College Paladins 

Yardmen Arena, Belleville, ON - Home of the Belleville Bulls

Kingston Memorial Centre, Kingston, ON - Home of the Kingston Frontenacs

Murray Athletic Center, Pine Valley, NY - Home of the Elmira College Soaring Eagles

Wachovia Arena, Wilkes-Barre, PA - Home of the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins

Campus Center Ice Arena, Oswego, NY - Home of the Oswego State Lakers

War Memorial at Oncenter, Syracuse, NY - Home of the Syracuse Crunch

Alumni Arena, Cortland, NY - Home of the Cortland State Red Dragons

S&T Bank Arena, Indiana, PA - Home of the Indiana Ice Miners

Hersheypark Arena, Hershey, PA - Home of the Lebanon Valley College Flying Dutchmen

Cambria County War Memorial, Johnstown, PA - Home of the Johnstown Chiefs

Sovereign Center, Reading, PA -  Home of the Reading Royals

Pavillon De La Jeunesse, Quebec City, QC - Home of the Quebec Radio X

Arena Jacques Plante, Shawinigan, QC - Home of the Shawinigan Cataractes

Arena Grand-Mere, Grand-Mere, QC - Home of the Shawinigan XTREME Bionest

Blue Cross Arena, Rochester, NY - Home of the Rochester Americans

2008-2009 ARENA REVIEWS

Windsor Arena, Windsor, ON - Home of the Windsor Spitfires

John Labatt Centre, London, ON - Home of the London Knights

Seymour-Hannah Centre, St Catharines, ON - Home of the Brock University Badgers

Jack Gatecliff Arena, St Catharines, ON - Home of the Niagara IceDogs

Wachovia Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA - Home of the Philadelphia Phantoms 

DCU Center, Worcester, MA - Home of the Worcester Sharks

Richmond Coliseum, Richmond, VA - Home of the Richmond Renegades

GIANT Center, Hershey, PA -  Home of the Hershey Bears

Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena, Binghamton, NY - Home of the Binghamton Senators

Ira S. Wilson Ice Arena, Geneseo, NY - Home of the Geneseo Ice Knights

J. Thom Lawler Arena, North Andover, MA - Home of the Merrimack College Warriors

Bright Hockey Center, Boston, MA - Home of the Harvard Crimson

Tsongas Arena, Lowell, MA - Home of the Lowell Devils

Times Union Center, Albany, NY - Home of the Albany River Rats

Dunkin' Donuts Center, Providence, RI - Home of the Providence Bruins

Androscoggin Bank Colisee,  Lewiston, ME - Home of the Lewiston MAINEiacs

Sovereign Bank Arena, Trenton, NJ - Home of the Trenton Devils

2009-2010 ARENA REVIEWS 

Broome Community College Ice Center,  Binghamton, NY - Preseason Home of the Binghamton Senators

Tate Rink, West Point, NY - Home of the Army Black Knights 

Carver Arena, Peoria, IL - Home of the Peoria Rivermen

Bradley Center, Milwaukee, WI - Home of the Milwaukee Admirals

Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne, IN - Home of the Fort Wayne Komets 

Pepsi Coliseum, Indianapolis, IN - Home of the Indiana Ice           

Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, NH - Home of the Manchester Monarchs

Sage Rink, Clinton, NY - Home of the Hamilton College Continentals

Glens Falls Civic Center, Glens Falls, NY - Home of the Adirondack Phantoms

New York State Fairgrounds, Syracuse, NY - Outdoor Home of the Syracuse Crunch 

Herb Brooks Arena / 1980 Rink,  Lake Placid, NY - Home of the 2010 NCAA Division 3 Championship

2010-2011 ARENA REVIEWS 

Cornwall Civic Complex / Ed Lumley Arena, Cornwall, ON - Home of the Cornwall Colts

Centre Bionest, Shawinigan, QC - Home of the Shawinigan Cataractes

Colisee Desjardins / Amphitheatre Gilbert-Perreault,  Victoriaville, QC - Home of the Victoriaville Tigres

Colisee Trois-Rivieres, Trois-Rivieres, QC - Home of the Trois-Rivieres Caron & Guay

Chenango Ice Rink, Binghamton, NY - Home of the Broome County Barons

John F. Kennedy Civic Arena,  Rome, NY - Home of the Rome Frenzy 

Frank Ritter Memorial Arena, Rochester, NY - Home of the RIT Tigers 

Covelli Centre,  Youngstown, OH - Home of the Youngstown Phantoms 

Kitchener Memorial Auditorium,  Kitchener, ON - Home of the Kitchener Rangers

Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre,  Owen Sound, ON - Home of the Owen Sound Attack

Woolwich Memorial Centre,  Elmira, ON - Home of the Elmira Sugar Kings

Sleeman Centre,  Guelph, ON - Home of the Guelph Storm

2011-2012 ARENA REVIEWS

Northtown Center at Amherst,  Amherst, NY - Home of the Buffalo Junior Sabres  

Fort Erie Leisureplex,  Fort Erie, ON - Home of the Fort Erie Meteors

Port Colborne Humberstone / West Side Arena,  Port Colborne, ON - Home of the Port Colborne Pirates

Welland Arena,  Welland, ON - Home of the Welland Junior Canadians

Perani Arena, Flint, MI - Home of the Michigan Warriors 

Ann Arbor Ice Cube, Ann Arbor, MI - Home of Team USA 

Wings Stadium, Kalamazoo, MI - Home of the Kalamazoo Wings

Hara Arena,  Dayton, OH - Home of the Dayton Gems

Bonnie Castle Recreation Center, Alexandria Bay, NY - Home of the 1000 Islands Privateers 

William Allman Memorial Arena,  Stratford, ON - Home of the Stratford Cullitons 

Galt Arena Gardens,  Cambridge, ON - Home of the Cambridge Winter Hawks

Powerade Centre,  Brampton, ON - Home of the Brampton Battalion

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre,  Brantford, ON - Home of the Brantford Golden Eagles 

2012-2013 ARENA REVIEWS

Smiths Falls Memorial Community Centre,  Smiths Falls, ON - Home of the Smiths Falls Bears

Scotiabank Place, Kanata, ON - Home of the Ottawa 67's

Carleton Place Arena, Carleton Place, ON - Home of the Carleton Place Canadians

K-Rock Centre,  Kingston, ON - Home of the Kingston Frontenacs

Lou Jeffries Gananoque & T.L.T.I. Recreation Centre,  Gananoque, ON - Home of the Gananoque Islanders

Airmen Pond at Bowman Field,  Williamsport, PA - Home of the Williamsport Outlaws

Gale Centre,  Niagara Falls, ON - Home of the Niagara Falls Canucks

Jamestown Savings Bank Arena,  Jamestown, NY - Home of the Jamestown Ironmen

MassMutual Center,  Springfield, MA - Home of the Springfield Falcons

Clinton Arena,  Clinton, NY - Alternate Home of the Hamilton College Continentals

Hersheypark Stadium,  Hershey, PA - Outdoor Home of the Hershey Bears

Thorold Community Arena,  Thorold, ON - Home of the Thorold Blackhawks

Wave Twin Rinks,  Burlington, ON - Home of the Burlington Cougars

Copps Coliseum,   Hamilton, ON - Home of the Hamilton Bulldogs

Buffalo State Ice Arena,  Buffalo, NY - Home of the Canisius College Golden Griffins

Dwyer Arena,  Lewiston, NY - Home of the Niagara University Purple Eagles

2013-2014 ARENA REVIEWS

Richard J. Codey Arena at South Mountain,  West Orange, NJ - Home of the USHL Atlantic Challenge 

Ice Rink at Coal Street,  Wilkes-Barre, PA - Home of the Wilkes-Barre Miners

Peterborough Memorial Centre,  Peterborough, ON - Home of the Peterborough Petes 

Pembroke Memorial Centre,  Pembroke, ON - Home of the Pembroke Lumber Kings

Centre Robert-Guertin,  Gatineau, QC - Home of the Gatineau Olympiques

Iroquois Park Sports Centre,  Whitby, ON - Home of the Whitby Fury

General Motors Centre,  Oshawa, ON - Home of the Oshawa Generals

Gutterson Fieldhouse,  Burlington, VT - Home of the U. of Vermont Catamounts

Chip Kenyon '85 Arena,  Middlebury, VT - Home of the Middlebury College Panthers

Dave Andreychuk Mountain Arena,  Hamilton, ON  - Home of the Hamilton Red Wings

Utica Memorial Auditorium,  Utica, NY - Home of the Utica Comets

Revolution Ice Centre,  Pittston, PA - Home of the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Knights

Brantford & District Civic Centre,  Brantford, ON - Home of the Brantford Blast

Holiday Twin Rinks,  Cheektowaga, NY - Home of the Buffalo Regals

First Niagara Center,  Buffalo, NY - Alternate Home of the Rochester Americans

Boardwalk Hall,  Atlantic City, NJ - Alternate Home of the Albany Devils

McMorran Place Arena,  Port Huron, Michigan - Home of the Port Huron Fighting Falcons

J.L. Grightmire Arena,  Dundas, ON - Home of the Dundas Real McCoys

2014-2015 ARENA REVIEWS

Centre Sportif Leonard-Grondin,  Granby, QC - Home of the Granby Inouk

Centre Marcel-Dionne,  Drummondville, QC - Home of the Drummondville Voltigeurs

Centre Georges-Vezina,  Chicoutimi, QC - Home of the Chicoutimi Sagueneens

Saguenay Palais des Sports,  Jonquiere, QC  - Home of the Jonquiere Marquis

Centre Sportif Paul de la Sablonniere,  Princeville, QC - Home of the Princeville Titan

Arena Leo-Paul-Boutin,  Plessisville, QC - Home of the Plessisville V. Boutin Express

Danbury Arena,  Danbury, CT - Home of the Danbury Whalers

Brewster Ice Arena,  Brewster, NY - Home of the New York Apple Core

Hershey Centre,  Mississauga, ON - Home of the Mississauga Steelheads

Rostraver Ice Garden,  Belle Vernon, PA - Home of the Steel City Warriors

The Ice Mine,  Connellsville, PA - Home of the Keystone Ice Miners

Geneva Recreation Complex,  Geneva, NY - Home of the Hobart Statesmen 

Meridian Centre,  St. Catharines, ON - Home of the Niagara IceDogs

Air Canada Centre,  Toronto, ON - Home of the 2015 World Junior Hockey Championship

Western Fair Sports Centre,  London, ON - Home of the London Nationals

Morgan Firestone Arena,  Ancaster, ON - Home of the Ancaster Avalanche

Gene Polisseni Center,  Rochester, NY - Home of the RIT Tigers

HarborCenter,  Buffalo, NY - Home of the Canisius College Golden Griffins

Cornerstone CFCU Arena,  Lockport, NY - Home of the Lockport Express

Duncan McDonald Memorial Community Gardens,  Trenton, ON - Home of the Trenton Golden Hawks

Barrie Molson Centre,  Barrie, ON - Home of the Barrie Colts

North Bay Memorial Gardens,  North Bay, ON - Home of the North Bay Battalion

Powassan Sportsplex '78,  Powassan, ON - Home of the Powassan Voodoos 

2015-2016 ARENA REVIEWS

Erie Insurance Arena,  Erie, PA - Home of the Erie Otters

Lakeshore Hockey Arena,  Rochester, NY - Home of the Roc City Royals

RBC Centre,  Sarnia, ON - Home of the Sarnia Sting

Chatham Memorial Arena,  Chatham, ON - Home of the Chatham Maroons

Appleby Ice Centre,  Burlington, ON - Home of the Burlington Cougars

Cross Insurance Arena,  Portland, ME - Home of the Portland Pirates

Harbour Station,  Saint John, NB - Home of the Saint John Sea Dogs

Halifax Forum,  Halifax, NS - Home of the St. Mary's University Huskies

Moncton Coliseum,  Moncton, NB - Home of the Moncton Wildcats

Arena J.-Louis-Levesque,  Moncton, NB - Home of the Universite de Moncton Aigles Bleus

Harold Alfond Sports Arena,  Orono, ME - Home of the University of Maine Black Bears

Brockville Memorial Civic Centre,  Brockville, ON - Home of the Brockville Braves

TD Place Arena,  Ottawa, ON - Home of the Ottawa 67's

Gateway Ice Centre,  Stoney Creek, ON - Home of the Stoney Creek Generals

Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex,  Waterloo, ON - Home of the Waterloo Siskins

Vale Health & Wellness Centre,  Port Colborne, ON  - Home of the Niagara Whalers

Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex,  Rochester, NY - Home of the Rochester Junior Americans

Greenwood Recreation Centre,  Petrolia, ON - Home of the Petrolia Squires

WFCU Centre,  Windsor, ON - Home of the Windsor Spitfires

Vollmer Centre,  LaSalle, ON - Home of the LaSalle Vipers

Cobourg Community Centre,  Cobourg, ON - Home of the Cobourg Cougars

WesBanco Arena,  Wheeling, WV - Home of the Wheeling Nailers

2016-2017 ARENA REVIEWS 

Fleming Centre,  Beamsville, ON - Home of the Lincoln Mavericks

Ajax Community Centre,  Ajax, ON - Preseason Home of the Oshawa Generals

Vic Johnston Community Centre,  Streetsville, ON - Preseason Home of the Mississauga Steelheads

Westwood Arena,  Rexdale, ON - Home of the Toronto Patriots

INVISTA Centre,  Kingston, ON - Home of the Kingston Voyageurs

Appleton Arena,  Canton, NY - Home of the St. Lawrence University Skating Saints

Tennity Ice Pavilion,  Syracuse, NY - Home of the Syracuse University Orange

Thomas V. Ciarrocchi Rink at Morrisville IcePlex,  Morrisville, NY - Home of the Syracuse Stampede

Stouffville Arena,  Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON - Home of the Stouffville Spirit

Ray Twinney Recreation Complex,  Newmarket, ON - Home of the Newmarket Hurricanes

Mattamy Athletic Centre,  Toronto, ON - Home of the Ryerson University Rams

Varsity Arena,  Toronto, ON - Home of the University of Toronto Varsity Blues

Port Credit Memorial Arena,  Mississauga, ON - Home of the Mississauga Chargers

Messa Rink at Achilles Center,  Schenectady, NY - Home of the Union College Dutchmen

Steve Yzerman Arena at Nepean Sportsplex,  Nepean, ON - Home of the Nepean Raiders

Arena Salaberry,  Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, QC - Home of the Valleyfield Braves

Campus Ice Centre,  Oshawa, ON - Home of the UOIT Ridgebacks

Watertown Municipal Arena,  Watertown, NY - Home of the Watertown Wolves