Southern Professional Hockey League logoProfessional hockey will return to Roanoke next fall. The Southern Professional Hockey League will make Roanoke its 10th team, that announcement this morning at the Berglund Center. Our Greg Roberts says center officials say have turned have down other pro hockey proposals in recent years, but they feel different about this ownership group and this league:

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The Berglund Center says the SPHL is a lower-overhead league that will allow for more affordable ticket prices. We will have much more today at 5:00 on Greg Roberts Live.

Click here for the full Southern Professional Hockey League announcement.