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A modular rink assembly for facilitating the assembly of a hockey rink structure includes two sets of side boards, two sets of end boards, and corner members arrangeable into a rink forming an enclosed area for playing a game. The corner members include a rounded face and T-shaped flanges for engagement to slots in the boards near the corners of the enclosed area. In a preferred embodiment, all the side and end boards include a lengthwise upper groove to facilitate attachment of plexi-glass panels or netting to further enclose the playing area. Also provided are floor panels engageable to each other for providing a uniform playing surface.