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Atlanta Capitals
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City: Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States
League: NA3HL
Division: South
Founded: 2013
Home Arena: Center Ice Arena
Colors: Navy Blue, Red, White


              

General Manager: Chris Powers
Head Coach: Dennis Canfield (2016-17)
Franchise history
2013 to 2015: Topeka Capitals
2015 to present: Atlanta Capitals


The Atlanta Capitals are a Tier III Junior A ice hockey team in the North American 3 Hockey League's Southern Division. The team's home arena is the 1,000+ -seat Center Ice Arena in the Atlanta suburb of Sandy Springs, Georgia.

The team announced they were relocating from Topeka to the Atlanta, Georgia area on June 15, 2015. The team is based out of the Center Ice Arena in Sandy Springs. The team is affiliated with the Topeka RoadRunners of the NAHL.

History Edit

The franchise was initially established in 2013 as the Topeka Capitals and played two seasons out of the 7,777-seat Landon Arena. With stalled negotiations for a lease renewal, team owner, Don Stone decided to move to the Atlanta, Georgia metro area to meet the league deadline for a confirmed facility.[1]

Season-by-season recordsEdit

Season GP W L OL SL GF GA Pts PIM Regular Season Finish Playoffs
2013–14 45 33 11 1 - 229 135 67 1,323 1st of 3, South
4th of 21, NA3HL
Div. Semifinals Bye
Lost Div. Finals, 1-2 vs. Dallas Jr. Stars
2014–15 47 30 13 4 - 199 134 64 903 2nd of 6, South
9th of 31, NA3HL
Lost Div. Semifinals, 0-2 vs. Texas Jr. Brahmas
Atlanta Capitals
2015–16 47 35 10 2 - 269 129 72 824 3rd of 6, South
7th of 34, NA3HL
Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-2 vs. Texas Jr. Brahmas
2016-17 47 36 10 0 1 243 111 73 - 2nd of 6, SouthWon Division Semifinals, 2-0 vs. Euless Jr. Stars
Won Division Finals, 2-1 vs. Texas Jr. Brahmas
Eliminated in Silver Cup Round Robin

(L, 4-2 vs. St. Louis Jr. Blues, W, 3-2 vs Metro Jets, L, 5-2 vs Granite City Lumberjacks)
2017-18 47 29 14 2 2 198 114 62 - 2nd of 6, SouthLost Division Semifinals, 0-2 vs. Mid-Cities Jr. Stars
2018-19 47 26 17 4 0 191 130 56 - 3rd of 5, SouthWon Division Semifinals 2-0 Louisiana Drillers
Won Division Final, 0-2 vs. Texas Jr. Brahmas
2019-20 47 22 19 6 0 175 163 50 - 2nd of 5, SouthPlayoffs cancelled during division semifinal round

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