EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) has suspended its 2019-2020 season according to the league’s official Twitter account.
The Thunderbolts followed up moments later with a press release stating.
“For the safety of our fans, players, team personnel and arena staff, the Southern Professional Hockey League today announced that due to concerns over the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, it has suspended the 2019-2020 season effective immediately.”
The Thunderbolts go on to say they will be working with season ticket members, corporate partners, single-game buyers and other affected parties with additional information soon.
(This story was originally published on March 12, 2020)