League Information and Facts
1996-1997 Standings
# Team GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA +/- TP Postseason
1. South Carolina Stingrays 70 45 - 15 - 10 345 253 92 100 Champion
2. Hampton Roads Admirals 70 46 - 19 - 5 286 223 63 97 Quarterfinal loss
3. Columbus Chill 70 44 - 21 - 5 303 257 46 93 Quarterfinal loss
4. Peoria Rivermen 70 43 - 21 - 6 308 219 89 92 Semifinal loss
5. Tallahassee Tiger Sharks 70 39 - 23 - 8 263 236 27 86 First round loss
6. Richmond Renegades 70 41 - 25 - 4 252 235 17 86 Quarterfinal loss
7. Roanoke Express 70 38 - 26 - 6 262 250 12 82 First round loss
8. Birmingham Bulls 70 36 - 25 - 9 291 296 -5 81 Quarterfinal loss
9. Dayton Bombers 70 36 - 26 - 8 253 258 -5 80 First round loss
10. Louisiana IceGators 70 38 - 28 - 4 292 244 48 80 Final loss
11. Mobile Mysticks 70 34 - 25 - 11 257 263 -6 79 First round loss
12. Mississippi Sea Wolves 70 34 - 26 - 10 241 245 -4 78 First round loss
13. Wheeling Nailers 70 36 - 29 - 5 298 291 7 77 First round loss
14. Charlotte Checkers 70 35 - 28 - 7 271 267 4 77 First round loss
15. Pensacola Ice Pilots 70 36 - 31 - 3 275 275 0 75 Semifinal loss
16. Toledo Storm 70 32 - 28 - 10 258 248 10 74 First round loss
17. Huntington Blizzard 70 33 - 33 - 4 273 296 -23 70 Did not make playoffs
18. Baton Rouge Kingfish 70 31 - 33 - 6 222 238 -16 68 Did not make playoffs
19. Louisville Riverfrogs 70 29 - 31 - 10 234 290 -56 68 Did not make playoffs
20. Raleigh IceCaps 70 30 - 33 - 7 256 293 -37 67 Did not make playoffs
21. Johnstown Chiefs 70 24 - 39 - 7 253 354 -101 55 Did not make playoffs
22. Jacksonville Lizard Kings 70 21 - 37 - 12 220 299 -79 54 Did not make playoffs
23. Knoxville Cherokees 70 24 - 43 - 3 260 343 -83 51 Did not make playoffs

Seasons

1980 - 1990: 88/89, 89/90
1990 - 2000: 90/91, 91/92, 92/93, 93/94, 94/95, 95/96, 96/97, 97/98, 98/99, 99/00
2000 - 2010: 00/01, 01/02, 02/03, 03/04, 04/05, 05/06, 06/07, 07/08, 08/09, 09/10
2010 - 2020: 10/11, 11/12, 12/13, 13/14, 14/15, 15/16, 16/17, 17/18