Des Moines Oak Leafs

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Des Moines Oak Leafs
City Des Moines, Iowa
League International Hockey League
Division Southern
Operated 1963–72
Home arena Des Moines Ice Arena
Colors Green, Gold, White
Franchise history
1961 to 1963 Des Moines Oak Leafs (USHL)
1963 to 1972 Des Moines Oak Leafs (IHL)
1972 to 1975 Des Moines Capitols (IHL)

The Des Moines Oak Leafs were a minor league professional ice hockey team from Des Moines, Iowa, playing at Des Moines Ice Arena. The Oak Leafs were members of the United States Hockey League from 1961 to 1963, and the International Hockey League from 1963 to 1972. After 1972, the team was renamed the Des Moines Capitols.

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