Why Sydney Bears’ back up goal tender Luke Read is a popular player on and off the ice despite little ice time?
So here the Mustangs were, back against a team that they had seriously underestimated in their appearance a fortnight ago.
This weekend sees 4 vital games in the lead-up to the AIHL finals. Eric brings us the weekends preview.
‘I can’t help but feel that we are in for a stellar year in the AIHL in 2014.’ How true that opening statement from my pre-season report has proven to be! In that article, I gave my thoughts on how I thought the 2014 season would pan out. Now in early July, with the Australian […]
The Australian Ice Hockey League is a semi-professional league where many players still pay to play, so how do we get to a point where players can actually become cash positive? Revenue streams are something the AIHL always have to be careful with, the risk of becoming a losing entity always an issue. The whole […]
The 3rd Battle of Sydney for the 2014 AIHL season saw the Sydney Bears travel to Liverpool to meet the Sydney Ice Dogs. Cross town rivalries are always epic battles but this battle would be very fierce. Photo credit: Rev William A Stewart The major casualty of the hard fought game was Sydney Bears import […]
Fresh off a clean sweep in Melbourne to end June better than they started it, the Sydney Bears must be full of confidence.
Fresh off spoiling the Melbourne Ice’s Canada Day celebrations on Saturday, the Sydney Bears returned to the Melbourne Icehouse looking to add the maple syrup to their weekend against the Melbourne Mustangs. The Sydney Bears fired a warning shot across the bow of the Melbourne Mustangs on Saturday as the Sydney-siders crushed the Melbourne Ice […]
After starting the season strong and finding themselves a spot to make the play-offs for the first time since 2010, the Sydney Bears fell into a seemingly never-ending spiral – losing 9 games straight and plummeting to the bottom of the ladder in the AIHL. That losing streak came to a halt on Sunday, as […]
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 […]