South rise again

The Skate of Origin was played on Saturday afternoon at Alpine Ice in Christchurch with the best non imports of the NZIHL going head to head.  For the first time ever the Bauer South Stars won the Glass Family Shield, beating the Easton North Stars 5-3.  Andrew Hewitt with more.   More than just an […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Stampede beat Red Devils in Friday night hockey

The Stampede beat the Canterbury Red Devils 6-5 with a 3-2 shootout after the teams couldn’t be separated in overtime. Another loud crowd turned out in Queenstown for another heart stopper. The Stampede scored first before the Devils took the lead through goals to Chris Eaden, Valery Konev and James Kirkwood. The Stampede then dragged […]

Red Devils level the weekend

The Red Devils pipped the Stampede 5-3 with an open net goal to finish the game in the final seconds of another tight southern derby match.   After an overtime loss via a 3-2 shootout the night before, the Red Devils came out to keep pace with the league leaders on the table and stay […]

Devil of a game

Needing a win to keep in touch with the leaders, the Canterbury Red Devils travelled to the North Island to take on the West Auckland Admirals.  Coming away with the best possible result on Saturday, the Devils won 6-4.       The game got off to a slow start, with neither team putting on […]