With the Edinburgh Capitals death came the rebirth of the Murrayfield Racers.
Though things may have not gone to plan for the Racers, they are still going full speed ahead, competing in the Scottish National League and the NIHL North Cup in the 2018/19 season with the hopes of Elite Hockey returning to Scotland’s capital next year.
The Murrayfield Racers announced that the first player to join their squad will be Callum Boyd.
Callum Boyd is the first signing to be announced by Murrayfield Racers.
Aged 24, from Irvine, The forward has iced in over 100 games in the Elite League.
Tony Hand believes Boyd will be a huge asset to the club and the player will move to Edinburgh at the start of the season
— Murrayfield Racers (@MRacersOfficial) June 24, 2018
Having spent the the last 4 seasons playing in the EIHL with the Edinburgh Capitals and a season with the Braehead Clan, Boyd will make the jump back to the SNL to help bring Elite Ice Hockey back to Edinburgh.