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A view of Providence.

Providence is the capital and largest city in Rhode Island, United States.

It has a population of about 173,000 and a metropolitan population of about 1,600,000.

Providence has hosted:

the Frozen Four seven times: 1965, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1986, 1995, 2000.

2004 Women's Frozen Four.

1956 AHL All-Star Game and 1995 AHL All-Star Game and is scheduled to host the 2013 AHL All-Star Game

1985 and 1986 Hockey East Tournament Finals

NHL neutral site game March 16, 1993 Boston Bruins defeated the New Jersey Devils 3-1, with 10,864 in attendance


  1. Canadian-American Hockey League (1926-1936) join International-American Hockey League
  2. International-American Hockey League (1936-1940) league renamed American Hockey League
  3. American Hockey League (1940-1976) renamed Rhode Island Reds
American Hockey League (1976-1977) merged/moved to Binghamton, NY as Dusters

University Teams

(ECAC 1962-Present)
(ECAC 1962-1984) joined Hockey East
Hockey East (1984-Present)


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