AIHL Weekend Preview, 12-13 July 2014

This weekend sees 4 vital games in the lead-up to the AIHL finals. Eric brings us the weekends preview.

It’s All Goodall – 10 – Jack-Trick and Country Hicks

The IAG team have their first interview this week, as unsuspecting Melbourne Mustang Jack Wolgemuth stumbled into podcast and was detained for questioning. The team also touched on the weekend’s game, Shoot-out Vs OT and the World Cup of Hockey. Related articles It’s All Goodall #009 – Tinder and Long Walks on the Beach It’s […]

Fire & Ice – Stars Burn Bright

 The Melbourne Ice travelled to the Hunter Ice Skating Stadium on Saturday night with a mission, to take three points and make their way back to the top of the Australian Ice Hockey League standings.   Standing in their way would be a Newcastle North Stars side brimming with confidence after finding their mojo at their home rink. The opening period saw the […]

Brave takes pole position

THE CBR Brave moved to first place on the AIHL ladder with a high scoring win against the Sydney Bears. CBR Brave started the game with second string goalie Brad Hunt, giving Petri Pitkanen the night off. This also saw Mike Giorgi back in the team as the forth import for the game. The first […]

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 […]

Social Media In The AIHL – Twitter

Social media is increasingly becoming important to many people. Some people use it as their major source of information. Some people tolerate it and others have no idea. In this first of a series of reports and analysis, how are the AIHL & their clubs using the micro-blogging platform Twitter? What Is Twitter? For anyone […]

Preview – Adelaide Adrenaline v Sydney Ice Dogs

The last time that the Adelaide Adrenaline played the Sydney Ice Dogs in Sydney, the Ice Dogs were totally on fire winning 10-4 early in May. At the end of May, will the Adrenaline turn the tables on home ice? Or will the Ice Dogs take the points? The Adelaide Adrenaline host the Sydney Ice […]

Preview: The Battle Of Sydney

For the first time in 2014, both Sydney based AIHL teams battle it out at Sydney Ice Arena on Saturday May 24. Can the Bears recover after their Melbourne double defeat? Can the Ice Dogs produce their recent Sunday form on Saturday? Doors open 5.30pm, puck drop 6pm.  Unlike the social media savvy Melbourne teams, […]

Thun-done?

Season 2014 hasn’t gone to plan for the Perth Thunder. Issues have been crippling them on and of the ice – things just aren’t going their way.  The Thunder, who are only in their third year of existence, are looking to better their finals appearance last year and make it to the grand final.  After […]