ECAC Hockey League Championship To Stay In Albany

The ECAC Hockey League has extended its contract with the Times Union Center to keep the men’s championship tournament in Albany until the year 2010.

“The Times Union Center and the City of Albany have been great to us,” said ECACHL Commissioner Steve Hagwell. “Out teams and our fans have enjoyed a first-rate experience in everything involved with the tournament and we are excited to call the Times Union Center and Albany our home until 2010.”

“The Times Union Center is very excited to be the home of the ECAC Hockey Championships through 2010,” said Bob Belber, General Manager of the arena. “ECAC Hockey has started a great tradition in Albany which will continue to grow over the coming years.”

The Times Union Center has served as the site of the Championships for the past four seasons.