Hot on the heels of Outlaws football coming back to Billings (save big on tickets for the upcoming season HERE), a press conference Friday (11/19) confirmed the rumor of pro hockey coming to the Magic City. Exciting news for fans of the fastest game on ice.
Photo by Michael Foth, Townsquare MediaThe season will launch in November 2022.
Team owners, its PR representative Tommy Benizio, Western Professional Hockey League reps along with Mayor Bill Cole and TDI Fiber representative Daron Olson shared details and enthusiasm for the yet-unnamed hockey team with the media and hockey supporters.
Photo by Michael Foth, Townsquare MediaThe hockey team is owned by the same group as the Outlaws.
Pick 6 Entertainment currently owns six indoor football teams in Gillette, WY, Rapid City, SD, and the Billings Outlaws. They plan to announce additional Western Professional Hockey League teams in the near future. The WPHL is a single “A” league with plans to have 8 teams for the 2022 inaugural season. Four will be located in or around Texas with four teams in the Upper Midwest/Mountain region. There will be 48 games each season; 24 in Billings and 24 on the road. Players will be 21+ and each team will feature at least 3