1998: PBH #82 Chris Nelson playing for the Dawg Pac in the Pro Beach Hockey league on ESPN2 in Huntington Beach, CA. Referee jumping out of the way of the play with the ball in action.
Pro Beach Hockey File Photos. ©ShellyCastellano/SCPIX
Pro Beach Hockey PBH was a professional mens inline hockey outdoor sports league 1998, 1999, 2000. PBH games were played with a ball instead of a puck on an outdoor rink with ramps behind the net on the beach at Huntington Beach, California. The season lasted slightly less than two months in the early summer. Games were taped during the short season and aired on ESPN2 from June to September. The league had Roller Hockey International RHI players and well as former National Hockey League players NHL participating.