Sydney Bears Sweep Melbourne After Pancaking Flat Mustangs

Fresh off spoiling the Melbourne Ice’s Canada Day celebrations on Saturday, the Sydney Bears returned to the Melbourne Icehouse looking to add the maple syrup to their weekend against the Melbourne Mustangs. The Sydney Bears fired a warning shot across the bow of the Melbourne Mustangs on Saturday as the Sydney-siders crushed the Melbourne Ice […]

Mustangs Break The Ice

There exists, in most hockey games, that pivotal moment when a play cements a lead and knocks the crowd either up a notch, or back to flat silence. Or both. Thursday? It fell with hammer force, courtesy of Viktor Gibbs Sjodin of the Melbourne Mustangs, who dangled through centre ice at speed, pulled it to […]

Stars Shine at Home

It’s always a special night when the Hughes brothers come to town, the North Stars fans have always appreciated the tough way they play the game but their arrival at the Hunter Ice Skating Stadium would be the first time in a Melbourne Mustangs jersey. Newcastle would be bolstered by the return of Brian “Brucey” […]

Mustangs All Tied Up By Adrenaline

Due to a strange turn of events in Sydney, the sole focus of the AIHL was the remaining game of the weekend between the Melbourne Mustangs and the Adelaide Adrenaline. The two games could not have been any more different over the two days at the Icehouse in Melbourne. Prior to the start of the […]

Third period offense gives Mustangs win over Adrenaline

The Adelaide Adrenaline dropped by the Medibank Icehouse for the first of four regular season meetings against the MOAT Melbourne Mustangs and the first of the weekend’s double header.  Fans left the rink happy as the local team walked away with a 6-2 win in the Melbourne-based mini home-away series . The lopsided win didn’t […]

Unbearable Saturday as Mustangs attack

The Sydney Bears have been the real smokies of the 2014 AIHL season so far. Despite shutting out the North Stars at their home, losing to Adelaide Adrenaline in a shoot out at home, overpowering the North Stars at home and most recently a successful double in Perth (one in a shootout), the 2014 Bears are […]

The adversity that the Mustangs had to face?

“Wow, really tough…words can’t describe” was how MOAT: Melbourne Mustangs head coach Brad Vigon said he felt after his team’s painful loss to the Melbourne Ice on Saturday. “We think we’re just going to show up and get three points and it doesn’t work like that in this league.” It was a game to forget […]

Ice pounce on frequent Mustang errors

“Words cannot describe [the game]” was MOAT Melbourne Mustangs’ Head Coach Brad Vigon’s response when asked about his team’s 5-3 loss to the Melbourne Ice.  Highlighted by two errors from Mustangs starter Michael James and backup Fraser Carson, the loss left a sour taste in many of the home team’s supporters in attendance. The second […]

Mustangs get back to winning ways

Rest and travel are two well known hockey factors that can decide games.  The Sydney Ice Dogs should be salivating to get back to their own arena after starting the season with only one win in their first four games, all on the road in two double headers in Melbourne.  This time ended with the […]