As we said in our last post, we were asked to write for the CHL. After last time we were asked to do so again. This time we looked at the local heroes from both teams, I looked at JYP Jyväskylä and Liam looked at Växjö. We thought it would be easier to put both of our articles in one place so here they are: Rachel … Continue reading The calm before the storm
The build up to the CHL final has started; as students it’s a big deal to have our work published by a certified website. Before we travel to the Final in Växjö next month, we were asked to write articles for the CHL. As there’s two of us we were given a topic each. One of us wrote about the Captains and the other wrote about … Continue reading It’s only the beginning…
Normally, when I write for this page, I find myself having to write about a few poor results, or the importance of an upcoming fixture. But, as it’s Christmas, I thought I’d give all the Devils fans something to smile about, and perhaps the rest of the league something to worry about. I don’t tend to stream hockey games when I can’t make it to … Continue reading Merry Christmas Cardiff Devils!
On the 27th of June, 2014, it was announced that a ‘monster of a man’ was joining the Elite League.
Standing at 6 foot 5 inches tall, bringing with him a GAA of 2.73 from Germany; they weren’t wrong.
“Sports are for everyone and so is ice hockey.”
It might’ve been a few weeks ago but we should never forget the important message shared by the Cardiff Devils. Continue reading “Pride Night in Cardiff.”
This weekend is make or break for the Cardiff Devils. After a tough start to the season, outlined in my last piece, the Devils finally seemed to wake up a bit, improving and beginning to play like champions again. A fortnight ago they played the game of their season, when they shut out the Giants, in Belfast. After that result, they were six wins from … Continue reading Fight or Flight
When crowd numbers rise in any sport, the chance of venues encountering problems inevitably does with it. In Ice Arena Wales alone this season we’ve already experienced someone throwing the contents of their drink into the penalty box as well as a man dressed up as a furry animal diving onto the ice after the game had finished. Subsequently the man who wasted a perfectly … Continue reading Sit down and behave yourself