AIHL Playoff Race

We are now in the home stretch of the AIHL regular season and with today’s general release of tickets to the AIHL Finals, the race to secure a spot at the Medibank Icehouse in Melbourne on the 3rd and 4th of September is really heating up. With the top two teams in the Melbourne Ice […]

New Rinks Are Not What We Need in the AIHL…..Yet

The decision by the AIHL regarding the Sunday game between the Gold Coast Bluetongues and the Sydney Ice Dogs whether you agree with it or not certainly has sparked its fair share of debate this week.  There seems to be a lot of calls for the building of new rinks.  There is nothing more that […]

Melbourne Ice vs Canberra Knights :: Double Header Game Preview

With the run of points that Addison DeBoer and Brit Ouellette have been piling on over the last few weeks, it is quite possible there will be more than a few optimistic Knights fans at the Medibank Icehouse as the team from Canberra travel to Melbourne to take on the Melbourne Ice in a double […]

Who’s that guy??

I have only been following the AIHL on a regular basis for the past 2 seasons, which weirdly puts me in the perfect position to suggest ways in how the general fan can get to know their favourite and most hated players.  What do the fans already know?  How can we educate the fans?  How […]

Who’s the boss??

If you were to go, to a game between the Melbourne Ice and the Melbourne Mustangs and asked a selection of random spectators who some of the leagues other players were, you would probably end up with a lot of blank faces. If you were to ask most fans in Melbourne who Matt Amado or […]

Rise & rise of Melbourne hockey

It is cold…….rough……high speed……as well as tactical. No, I’m not talking about a suburban football game; I’m talking about the sport of ice hockey, and its the next big thing to hit the Melbourne sporting sporting skyline. Under the radar to the general public for over 100 years in this country, ice hockey in Australia […]