The Abbotsford Heat are a professional ice hockey team that plays in the American Hockey League. The team is based in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada. The Heat began play during 2009–10 season, and are the affiliate of the National Hockey League's Calgary Flames. Home games are played in the 7,046 seat Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre. The Heat are the only AHL team in the Pacific Time Zone.