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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Giving some Ice-cold tips

MELBOURNE Ice sent a message to the competition saying they are still the team to beat, marking their trip to the west with a hard fought 3-0 win against the Perth Thunder on Sunday. The three times champions capped off an impressive weekend, taking home both matches of the double-header. Perth were left to go back […]

AIHL Preview Week 3

This weekend will see the Australian Ice Hockey League slam down the throttle with the Melbourne Ice and the Adelaide Adrenaline hitting the road for double headers. Melbourne Ice V Perth Thunder The Melbourne Ice will travel to Perth to take on the Thunder for two games. It’s the first hit out for the Thunder, […]