Monthly Archives: November 2010

Status Quo – Giants on top after Steely weekend

Last weekends double hitter came too early in the season for a real decision on a possible Elite League title decider. As a prelude to the opening game of the series both teams joined in the spirit of the ‘Movember’ … Continue reading

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Giants Split Honours after the Double Hitter Weekend

Steelers took their ninth straight victory beating the Giants 2-1 Friday night. It was also Belfast’s second straight loss even though the Giants out shot the Steelers 2 to 1 with Sheffield’s goalie Ervins Mustukovs stealing the first game of … Continue reading

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Potentially a make or break weekend

What a weekend awaits the Giants? This will be the first real test of the Sheffield Steelers title aspirations this season. Not forgetting the same applies for the double hitter home team Belfast Giants. Have Belfast been riding the crest … Continue reading

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Giants take three of the four road trip points

Giants rescued Saturday night’s game by scoring three goals in a five-minute spell, which turned the game around. Dan Welsh scored a brace, with Craig Peacock, Jon Gleed and Brad Smyth doing the 5-3 damage over the Braehead Clan. Sunday … Continue reading

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Anyway but win

Belfast hopes to take a big fan following away to watch their heroes play against the Braehead Clan (Glasgow) and Stingrays games (Hull). They can¹t slip up or get further injuries whilst maintaining first place. Nottingham and Sheffield are ready … Continue reading

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Murphyless Giants couldn’t quell the Devils

The travelling Giants in their final game of a two-week road trip didn’t play that badly! Moreover the answer seemed to be the Cardiff Devils just had more desire and purpose about themselves thus defeating the Belfast outfit that remain … Continue reading

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UK Born NHL Goalie Byron Dafoe

Worthing in West Sussex holder the undeserved name of ‘God’s waiting room yet it is the birthplace of an NHL star. Looking back, I remember it only too well as the seaside Sussex town that twice made a serious attempt … Continue reading

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How could I forget Eddy Litzenberger

When you hear from a former teammate, who iced with you back who knows when on the frozen lakes and rivers around Toronto, you know two things. He is perhaps looking for money…well that’s good because I don’t have any! … Continue reading

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