2010-2011 ASIA LEAGUE OPENING GAMES: 9/18/10

The AL is pleased to release the 2010-2011 regular season schedule and list of participating teams. Entering into its eighth season of competition, the AL will open the regular season portion with games starting on Saturday, September 18, 2010 before rounding out the season on Sunday, February 20, 2011. Seven teams will play in a combined total of 126 games over the course of six months. Four teams atop the final regular season standings will advance to the playoffs and will vie for the title of AL Champion. Both the semi-finals and finals will feature a best-of-five series format which will begin in late February and conclude in March.

■2010-2011 Participating Teams
Oji Eagles (Tomakomai/Japan) Nippon Paper Cranes (Kushiro,Obihiro/Japan) H.C.TOCHIGI Nikko IceBucks (Nikko/Japan) Tohoku Free Blades (Hachinohe, Morioka, Koriyama,Shin-Yomohama/Japan) Anyang Halla Ice Hockey Club (Anyang/Korea) High1 Ice Hockey Team (Chuncheon, Goyang/Korea) China Dragon (Shanghai, Harbin,Changchun/China)

■League Schedule
・Regular Season: Saturday, September 18, 2010~Sunday, February 20, 2011
・Playoffs: Saturday, February 26, 2010~Sunday, March 20, 2011
※Playoff rounds will feature a best-of-five series format. Playoff game schedule and start times will be determined at the conclusion of the regular season and semi-finals. Games will be played only as necessary.

Asia League Ice Hockey 2010-2011 Game Schedule

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