Is there hockey in Houston Texas?
Houston Aeros (1994–2013)
|League||American Hockey League|
|Home arena||Compaq Center (1994–2003) Toyota Center (2003–2013)|
What happened to Houston hockey team? The franchise finally ceased operations in July 1978 with 15 contracts sold to the Jets and the rest released as free agents. After the collapse of the Houston Aeros, many of their players had success for other WHA teams or in the NHL.
Are the Houston Aeros coming back? HOUSTON, Texas – The American Hockey League’s Houston Aeros, in conjunction with Infinity Pro Sports, are proud to announce the relaunch of their official website, Aeros.com.
Is hockey popular in Houston? Right now, Houston is seventh in AHL attendance with 5,766 fans per game. If the NHL will put teams in Columbus and Phoenix, there is no excuse for not putting a team in Houston.