The Allen Americans are a professional ice hockey team headquartered at the Allen Event Center in Allen, Texas. They currently play in the East Coast Hockey League - ECHL. The team was founded in 2009 in the Central Hockey League - CHL where they played for five consecutive seasons winning the Ray Miron President's Cup twice. The CHL folded in 2014 and the ECHL accepted the remaining CHL teams as members for the 2014-2015 season. In their first two seasons in the ECHL, Allen advanced to the Kelly Cup Finals, winning the championship both years.