Monthly Archives: August 2016

The Stena Line Belfast Giants win the INTU Cup

GIANTS -v- BRAEHEAD CLAN Preseason INTU Cup   The last two preseason encounters took place last weekend with the Belfast Giants playing against the ‘hotly tipped for silverware this season’ Braehead Clan.  The Giants were zero for two in the preseason … Continue reading

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Pinquins peck double victories over short bench Giants

The Pinguins peck two victories off the Giants during the Preseason contests on 21/08/16 and 22/08/1  Saturday night in the SSE Arena saw the first contest this season for the Stena Line Belfast Giants. They played in an exhibition game … Continue reading

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Giants get their NHLer “D”man back to shore up the back door

Quality NHL “D” Man Jim Vandermeer Returns To Belfast  The Stena Line Belfast Giants have strengthened their ‘D’ Core immensely with the return of Jim Vandermeer for the start of the new campaign in the Elite League. Vandermeer, a 6’1” … Continue reading

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Giants are playing with a full pack of cards this season

GIANTS RE-SIGN STALWARTS MASON AND DICKSON  Belfast Giants have re-signed club stalwarts Jeff Mason and Andrew Dickson. Jeff Mason and Andrew Dickson Defenceman Mason returns for what will be his seventh season in Belfast, with the club expecting the 35-year-old … Continue reading

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Blair Riley is the real Thing

Power Forward Blair Riley Joins The Giants Blair Riley (No 25) in his Calgary Flames trials mode  Like many other professional ice hockey players that travel the world playing the game they love most have ‘history’ one way or the … Continue reading

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Chris Higgins fourth time in the Elite League

Chris Higgins Returns For 2016/17 Season The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the return of Chris Higgins for the 2016/17 season. With the new season less than three weeks away – Higgins re-signs for his third season … Continue reading

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Belfast Giants new Elite League schedual

      The Stena Line Belfast Giants’ Steve Thornton and Derrick Walser  have negotiated what looks like a very helpful start to the new Elite campaign.  Steve Thornton   Derrick Walser Rarely has there been an Elite League pre-schedule … Continue reading

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