Cleveland Barons (1937-73)

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Cleveland Barons
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Jacksonville Barons (1973-74)
Cleveland Barons (1937-73)
American Hockey League (1937-74)
Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Coliseum (1973-74)
Cleveland Arena (1937-73)
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This article is about the American Hockey League team. For the former NHL team, see Cleveland Barons (NHL).

The Cleveland Barons were a minor league professional ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. The most successful team in AHL history, the original incarnation of the Barons played in the AHL from 1937 to 1973. In that time, they won ten division titles and nine Calder Cups, which, although the team had been defunct for over three decades, remained a record until 2009. In 1973, they relocated to Jacksonville, Florida, where they were known as the Jacksonville Barons; they lasted only through the 1973-74 season before folding.


Home programs by season

Season/Date Type Opponent Venue
1957-58 Regular Season n/a Cleveland Arena
1964-65 Regular Season n/a Cleveland Arena

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