Is the SPHL affiliated with the NHL? So to make a long story short, no, the NHL is never going to invest in the SPHL and FHL and have affiliations all the way down to rookie league or even Single-A hockey.
Do SPHL players get paid? The SPHL pays its players between $4,200 and $14,000 a year.
What level is the Southern Professional Hockey League? The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) is a minor league level of professional ice hockey league based in Charlotte, North Carolina, with teams located primarily in the southeastern United States with some teams based in the Midwest.
What SPHL player made it to the NHL?
|Player||SPHL Team||Years in NAHL|
|Griff Jeszka||Pensacola Ice Flyers||2013-16|
|Dylan Johnson||Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs||2016-19|
|Chris Jones||Knoxville Ice Bears||2012-15|
|Brent Jones||Vermilion County Bobcats||2016-17|