Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Best & Worst of Giants hockey played in the Odyssey Arena

The Stena Line Belfast Giants might have retaken first place in the league but most likely played their worst game in front of the Odyssey faithful in a very long time after squeaking a 4-2 win over a very positive … Continue reading

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Not Much Ice Hockey going on here in Antibes

    However the weather is unbelievable warm sunny plus very agreeable! By Wayne Hardman

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Giants fall to Steelers Doyles excellences

  Steve Thornton was hoping to get his full squad together after a series of early season injuries, which had hindered the Giants’ team jelling as a unit. However, Giants’ ‘go-to’ guy Ray Sawada, found the inspiration Belfast required to … Continue reading

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Enniskillen 100K revival was enjoyed by all

Eddy McGovern 100K Revival Eddy McGovern, County Fermanagh Tourist Officer stated, “Its third time lucky! In the two previous events it’s been rather a damp affair but today the heavens blessed us with the sunniest warmest day Enniskillen has seen … Continue reading

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Capitals punished for the hit on Philips

The Department of Player Safety has handed Edinburgh Capitals #26 Riley Emmerson a 10-match ban and fined the club £1,000. During the home game against Belfast Giants on Sunday 7th September 2014, Emmerson was assessed a two-minute minor penalty for … Continue reading

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Giants off to a good start regardless of the short bench

Giants log three out of four points   The Stena Line Belfast Giants played loose at the back and found themselves in a three-goal hole before the waking up to securing a roaring coming back to force overtime play. The … Continue reading

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I’ll take the 5 out of 6 points on offer at the start of the season

With Scotland in the middle of choosing whether or not to go the new nation route or stay within the Union the Giants took advantage of any indecision lifting five of the six points available after the first weekends play … Continue reading

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The best Country and Western Show seen in North West Ireland ever

Cowboys and Heroes North West Ireland, especially County Leitrim was recently treated to a good old Country & Western Hoedown. It brought back memories of the eventful Calgary Stampede days, and images of Steve McQueen’s ‘Junior Bonner’- the roar of … Continue reading

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Ireland goes Western With Youth Quarter Horse Squad

American Quarter Horse youth competitors from around the world will flock to central Texas to the Bryan College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau for the 2014 American Quarter Horse Youth World Cup to be held in its town near Houston Texas, … Continue reading

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Giants win one and lose one in their preseason clash with the Devils

Giants open with 2-1 home win however in Cardiff went down 7-5 to the Devils whilst icing  a ten man depleated Belfast squad in the BBT in Cardiff Bay! The feature of this opening encounter against the new Cardiff Devils … Continue reading

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