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Sled Hockey Classic, Presented by the National Hockey League

About The Tournament

First staged in 2010, the USA Hockey Sled Classic is an annual round-robin format tournament between NHL-affiliated sled hockey teams. Participating teams in the tournament must have an official affiliation with an NHL member club and must represent their affiliated NHL club by wearing official NHL licensed jerseys with local club marks and logos.


2016 USA Hockey Sled Classic, presented by the NHL

Nashville to Host 2016 USA Hockey Sled Classic, Presented by the NHL

The Nashville Predators and the Nashville Sled Preds will host the seventh annual USA Hockey Sled Classic, presented by the NHL. The four-day event will take place November 17-20, 2016, at the Ford Ice Center, operated by the Nashville Predators to continue the growth of hockey and skating in Middle Tennessee, in Antioch, Tenn.


Past Sled Classics

Year Host NHL Team Champion(s) (Division)
2015 Florida Panthers Florida Panthers (Tier I)
Columbus Blue Jackets (Tier II)
Arizona Coyotes (Tier III)
Buffalo Sabres (Tier IV)
2014 Washington Capitals Chicago Blackhawks (Tier I)
Philadelphia Flyers (Tier II)
Minnesota Wild (Tier III)
2013 Pittsburgh Penguins Dallas Stars (A)
Washington Capitals (B)
Nashville Predators (C)
2012 Buffalo Sabres Dallas Stars (A)
Washington Capitals (B)
2011 Philadelphia Flyers Buffalo Sabres
2010 Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche

2015 Sled Classic

Hosted by the Florida Panthers

2014 Sled Classic

Hosted by the Washington Capitals

2013 Sled Classic

Hosted by the Pittsburgh Penguins


Sled Classic News

Avs, Penguins, Preds and Canes Crowned Sled Classic Champs

11/20/2016, 2:00pm MST
By USAHockey.com

Two Avalanche Teams Claims Division Titles While Hometown Nashville Predators Win Tier III Crown