The Manchester Storm returned to Silverblades looking to kickstart their season after a challenge cup victory against their old rivals Sheffield on the road.
After a disappointing start to the regular season, the Manchester Storm travel to their arch rivals the Sheffield Steelers in the first meeting of the 2018-2019 schedule.
The Storm will be looking to avenge back-to-back defeats at the hands of the Nottingham Panthers while the Steelers are coming off an overtime victory against the Fife Flyers.
The Manchester Storm looked to get some revenge for the previous nights showing in Nottingham as they hosted the travelling Panthers in Altrincham.
The 2018-2019 EIHL season finally opens the flood gates and the wonderful world of British Ice Hockey is back in our lives after the summer hiatus that saw England reach the semi-final of some strange sport involving a ball.
After the teams from Denmark had left their mark on the Manchester faithful, it was time for the Germans to try their luck at the Storm shelter in the final pre-season friendlies before the start of the 2018-2019 EIHL season.
During my time with Chasing the Puck one thing has always interested me above everything else and that is Para Hockey (Sledge Hockey).
The pre-season thus far has really personified what it is like to be a fan of the Manchester Storm. Playing against Manitoba, the Storm lads were lions and they were completely ferocious in both offence and defense and dispatched the young lads from the other side of the pond in a fiery affair.