3v3 Hockey Series

June 20-21, 2015
  •  Arctic Ice Arena

The Chicago Blackhawks are excited to host the 3v3 Hockey Series for the third year in a row. The tournaments will take over a local hockey rink for one weekend in the summer for a fun, friendly ice hockey tournament. The 3v3 Tournament Series is geared toward all levels of hockey players and provides everyone a chance to play hockey with some friends. Grab your teammates, schoolmates or friends from your neighborhood and enter today!


Frequently Asked Questions

1. How much does it cost for a team and what is included?
Each team entry costs $525 and can consist of up to 6 skaters and 1 goalie, 7 players total. Participants MUST be born in the correct birth year or one year after (if playing up) for their division. Players can play up one division if they’d like, but no more than one division. Each team member will receive a tournament jersey, a giveaway item and the opportunity to win Blackhawks prizes!

2. How does my team register for the tournament?
Click here to register. Once you have submitted your completed form with payment information, the Team Manager will be contacted via phone with confirmation. The Team Manager must be 18 years of age or older.

Online registration is first come first serve. A completed registration form does not guarantee entry into the tournament.

3. What is the breakdown of player divisions?
Each team is guaranteed three games. Divisions will break down as follows: Mites (2007-08), Squirts (2005-06) and Peewees (2003-04). Within the age divisions, contingent on registration numbers, divisions may be divided based on level of play (entered on registration page, i.e. travel teams in one division, house teams in another).

4. What equipment is needed?
Full, USA Hockey-approved hockey equipment is required, including neck guards.

5. When will each team know their schedule for the tournament?
Teams will be notified at least one (1) week prior to the tournament, but games will run from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m.-10 p.m. on Sunday.

6. How many players can play at a time?
Each team may play 3 players playing at once, plus their goalie. Up to 3 additional players to substitute will wait in the neutral zone until substituted in. A total of 8 people will be on the playing surface at one time.

7. How many players can be on a team?
A maximum of 7 players are allowed on a team: 6 skaters and 1 goalie.

8. How long is each game?
Each game will consist of two 12-minute halves, with a running clock. Play will not stop unless there is an injury. If a puck goes out of bounds, the official will restart the game with a faceoff at center. After a goal is scored, the puck will be pulled out of the net and play will resume with that team in immediate possession. The scoring team will retreat to center before play resumes.