NZIHL Grand Final Preview :: Southern Stampede v Canterbury Red Devils

  VENUE & DATE: Queenstown Ice Arena, Queenstown New Zealand, Saturday 8th September, 2012 @ 7pm LAST TIME: 26/08/2012: Stampede 6 def Red Devils 2 at Alpine Ice, Christchurch WHAT’S WHAT: This is it. The pinnacle of hockey in New Zealand.  The Birgel Cup is what every player in the NZIHL dreams about and the day when it […]

NZIHL Final online

In a press release from the NZIHL, it has been officially announced that the Grand Final for New Zealand’s national league will be streamed live online.  Andrew Hewitt with more.     The NZIHL Grand Final that will be played between the Canterbury Red Devils and the Southern Stampede is sure to be one of […]

Stampede Take TKRT And Minor Premiership

Aug 27, 2012 – Sunday nights decider did not go according to plan as the Southern Stampede defeated the Canterbury Red Devils 6-2. Coming off a tough loss on Saturday, the Red Devils wanted to lock up a home final and keep the TKRT trophy in Canterbury until next season.  Unfortunately the Stampede had other […]

Pipped to the post

The Canterbury Red Devils fell 6-5 to the visiting Southern Stampede during the first home game of this weekend’s double header. Starting with a bang, the Red Devils controlled the play and the scoreboard by racing out to a 2-0 lead with goals going to Stefan Speck and Dale Harrop. The Stampede were clearly trying […]

Devils retain Toa Kauhanga Riri Tio

After falling asleep at the wheel in Saturday’s shutout loss to Dunedin, the sleeping giant that is the Red Devils offensive juggernaut woke up and was pretty hungry. With everything on the line, the Red Devils defeated the Dunedin Thunder 9-4 to retain the Toa Kauhanga Riri Tio trophy and more importantly, book their ticket […]

Thunder shut out Devils

The Dunedin Thunder have come away with a 3-0 shut out in the first match of this weekend’s double header against the Canterbury Red Devils. Both goalies had a good night in net, but it was Rick Parry for the Thunder who proved the difference and kept the ledger clean. Coming into the game with […]

Devils Pile On The Goals Over Swarm

The final home game for the Botany Swarm’s 2012 season was a tough one for team and fans alike, with the Swarm taking a 7-1 loss to current league leaders the Canterbury Red Devils. The Red Devils bench was being run by backup goalie/assistant coach Vince Mitalas tonight, after head coach Anatoly Khorozov was given […]

Devils Scrape Past Swarm In Overtime

The Canterbury Red Devils narrowly defeated the Botany Swarm in their third match-up of the season tonight, in a nail-biting game that went to overtime, and provided plenty of drama on and off the ice. The first period was highly physical, with big hits coming from both sides, and a lot of passion on display. […]

Devils retain TKRT and go top

In another spirited battle between two of the top teams, the Canterbury Red Devils emerged with a 7-5 win over the West Auckland Admirals and the first successful TKRT challenge defence.     The game started slow for the Red Devils when they allowed Admirals import Dean Tonks to walk in alone down the right […]