Checkers open season 4-0 on the road

Checkers open season 4-0 on the road

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - The Charlotte Checkers opened the 2018-19 season 4-0 on the road. They’ll return home to Bojangles' Coliseum Friday, October 19, to host the Hershey Bears.

"They're a hard-working team. They're going to come after us," Coach Mike Vellucci said. "We love playing in front of our home fans. We've got a great home record on the last couple of years. We want to continue that."

The Checkers are currently one of six AHL teams with a perfect record.

The first puck drops at 7 p.m. on Friday and 6 p.m. on Saturday.

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