2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™ 

Veteran’s Showcase


Showcase Background: 

Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU), the Official Military Appreciation Partner of the National Hockey League®, has teamed up with United Heroes League (UHL) for the 2023 Veteran’s Showcase.

The Veteran’s Showcase will take place February 16th – February 19th, 2023 in Raleigh, NC, home of the 2023 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™. The showcase tournament will take place in conjunction with the Stadium Series event, celebrating our nation’s military and the great sport of hockey at the highest level.

Navy Federal Credit Union is looking for four (4) military veteran hockey teams from across the country to participate in this all-expense paid invitational tournament.  If interested, please complete the below information for a chance to play in this event. Please note this tournament is not open to any teams with individuals who are currently serving in the military.

Selection Process:
Complete the questions at the bottom of the page and click submit to add your team for a chance to be selected to participate in this tournament. Keep in mind while filling in the narrative sections that this weighs heavily in the selection process so be detailed. This is your spot to tell us how your team stands out above others and any great stories that make your team and their members unique.

United Heroes League and NFCU will consider a number of factors when selecting each of the four teams, including team background, military service, geography and competitive level. United Heroes League and NFCU, at their sole discretion, reserve the right to administer all aspects of this tournament, including, but not limited to, the selection of participating teams; the right to change venues and/or the schedule of events; and the ability of a team and/or individual to participate in any event.


All participants agree to conduct themselves to the highest standards of sportsmanship and ethical conduct during the tournament, at sponsored events and throughout the sponsored weekend. This is an official USA Hockey sanctioned tournament and will follow official USA Hockey tournament rules. All participants must register or be registered with USA Hockey prior to submitting their team for consideration. A team shall consist of a maximum of fifteen (15) players who are physically able to play in the tournament and only rostered players will be provided the tournament experience. Any unused roster spots cannot be filled with non-playing individuals. All players must be eighteen (18) years or older to participate. All participants consent to allow USA Hockey and NFCU, at their sole discretion, to use any images associated with this event in any form or type of media and other materials without further compensation. If your team is selected to participate in the tournament, each participant agrees and will be required to sign a Waiver and Release of Liability, and a Photo/Video Image Release for USA Hockey and NFCU prior to the tournament weekend for eligibility.