That means a consistent day and similar times weekly and the workout/fun experience being the number main priorities. The provide a relaxed but structured environment, with no stats and the idea of forgetting what the score was by the time you hit the parking lot. A great way of looking at it is that Open Leagues are essentially extremely well organized pickup games and your season is a series of those games. To get the scheduling consistency there are a limited amount of teams per league (2-4). Benches are capped at 10 skaters and 1 goalie per team to maximize ice time. All you do is show up to your games and everything is taken care of for you.