|Born||July 22, 1932|
|Died||December 7, 2015
Bannockburn, Illinois, U.S.
|Known for||Founder of the CHL|
Horn Chen (July 22, 1932 – December 7, 2015) was an American businessman and minor league sports entrepreneur. He was the founder of the Central Hockey League, which began to play in 1992. Chen was also a minority owner of the Columbus Blue Jackets in the National Hockey League.
Chen has also been the owner of the Ottawa Rough Riders as well as several minor league teams in a variety of sports, including ice hockey, baseball and football. He died in 2015 at the age of 83 in Bannockburn, Illinois where he lived.
Sports teams owned by Horn Chen
- "Columbus Hockey History - Columbus Blue Jackets - News". Bluejackets.nhl.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- "Horn Chen Returns To Own Indianapolis' CHL Franchise". Sportsbusinessdaily.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- "Minor League Investor Horn Chen Brings On New Partner For Teams". Sportsbusinessdaily.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- "Lawsuit info… | Blazers". Blog.newsok.com. 2009-02-12. Retrieved 2010-05-07.[permanent dead link]
- Scott, Jon C. (2006). Hockey Night in Dixie: Minor Pro Hockey in the American South. Heritage House Publishing Company Ltd. p. 189. ISBN 1-894974-21-2.
- "CHL : Horn Chen Donates $11,000". Glassrattler.com. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- "CJOnline Blogs - Chen close to landing Wichita baseball team". Blogs.cjonline.com. Archived from the original on 2011-07-08. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- "Rough Riders and Other Canadian Icons". Forget Magazine. Archived from the original on 2010-03-22. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- CBC Sports Online (2005-04-12). "CBC Sports Online: Newsmaker: Ottawa football". Cbc.ca. Retrieved 2010-05-07.
- Bedsole, Bart (2009-11-13). "Corpus Christi, TX | KRISTV.com | - County Could Settle With Chen". KRISTV.com. Archived from the original on 2010-01-17. Retrieved 2010-05-07.