Preview – Sydney Bears v Newcastle North Stars

In the 2014 AIHL season, the Sydney Bears have defeated the Newcastle North Stars twice and are looking to add to this tally on Sunday June 1 at the Sydney Ice Arena. Meanwhile, the North Stars are looking to put last week’s bus breakdown behind them and add to the Bears’ recent home ice losing […]

Pucker Up Episode 7

Pucker Up is back for another week. On this week’s show Chris Meister is joined by Sydney writer Eric Brook to dissect the past week’s AIHL games, look ahead to the upcoming week’s games and talk about the NHL Playoffs. Please let us know if you have any questions you would like addressed on 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 […]

Broken Down Bus Stops Ice Dogs/North Stars Game

Preparations for a hockey game at any level can be intense. But what happens when something totally out of your control happens on game day? Within the final 2 hours before the puck was due to drop between the Sydney Ice Dogs and the Newcastle North Stars, a bus brakedown on the NSW Central Coast […]

Preview: Sydney Ice Dogs v Newcastle North Stars

The Sydney Ice Dogs host the Newcastle North Stars on what could be a Super Sunday clash at the Liverpool Catholic Club arena on Sunday May 24. Many AIHL teams seem to defy logic this season with their results, especially on the second game of a weekend. Doors open 4.30pm, puck drop 5pm. The Sydney […]

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, […]

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 […]

Bears escape the woods

The Sydney Bears’ flight home will be a happy one. But they were made to work for it. The third-placed Sydney-based club had to withstand the pressure of the Thunder, who remain anchored to the bottom of the AIHL table. The Bears were looking to cap off their road trip to Perth with their second […]