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    Welcome to the official website of the Platinum Masters Hockey League!

    The Platinum Masters League plays on nearly every Sunday night (with holidays off) throughout the year at the Arctic Coliseum in Chelsea, Michigan.  The league is for players 50 years old and older (though some current players are in their mid to late 40s).

    The winter season runs from the beginning of October through the end of April, and the summer season runs from May through September.

    Each season, teams are drafted by captains to ensure a competitive balance.  Each team has 10 skaters and a goalie.  Players are given ratings based on their draft position, and substitute players are allowed with equal or lesser ratings.

    The teams finishing in the top half of the regular season standings play the teams in the bottom half of the standings in a round robin playoff.  The four teams with the most playoff points play in the semi-finals, and the winners go on to play for the Platinum Masters Cup and Championship!

    For more information, please contact the league's e-mail:

    Winter 2017-18 League Information

    Dates: Sunday nights, October 15th, 2017 to April 29, 2018
    Times: 7:30, 8:30, 9:30 PM
    Number of games: 26 (21 regular season, 4 round robin, 1 semi-final night).  Plus one extra game for each team making the semi-finals.
    Number of teams: 8
    Cost: $400, goalies free.
    No league games on:
    • Christmas Eve (December 24)
    • New Year's Eve (December 31)
    New players or half time players accepted as space allows.  Half time players only if needed to fill roster spots.
    Ten skaters and one goalie per team.  Must be USA Hockey registered for the 2017-18 season!
    Online player payments (with no extra transaction fees!) collected AFTER registration.  Offline payment and payment plan also available.
    Note: there will be no paper registration!


    Beginning with the 2015-2016 Winter Season, all PMHL players are required to have league approved insurance (USA Hockey) to participate in any league event. This requirement applies to all rostered players and non-rostered substitutes. 

    Players must be registered with USA Hockey for the 2017-2018 year before registering through this website for the PMHL 2017 Summer Season.  USA Hockey member benefits include limited coverage for personal injury. 

    Registration for the 2017-18 Winter Season is coming soon!  The deadline to register as a player for the draft is Sunday October 1 at 11:45 PM.  Only players who have registered through this website will be considered for the draft to be held the second week of October.  Subs may register at any time up until March 25 at 9:30 PM.

    Registration is now closed for the draft!

    Substitute players must register before playing.

    Countdown to the October 1 Winter Draft Registration Deadline



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