I’m not sure if you’ve notice this or not, but Gleason Fournier is a half decent hockey player.
Skates well, passes the puck well, solid defensively and good in the offensive zone, he’s not bad some would say.
Most would say he’s incredible, let’s be honest. At 27-years-old, what the Cardiff Devils blueliner is doing this year is bordering on scary.
Continue reading Gleason Fournier – The record breaker
They kept us waiting longer than expected, but after that infamous game between the Fife Flyers and Manchester Storm that sparked a bit of a post game brawl, the Elite League Department of Player Safety has finally released details of the inevitable suspensions following this weekends unofficial EIHL Royal Rumble.
Continue reading Four suspensions and both clubs fined the maximum following DoPS report
The news was released today that François Bouchard’s 2018/19 campaign for the Dundee Stars is unfortunately over. An injury sustained over three weeks ago will keep him sidelined for the remainder of the season.
With word coming in the form of a club statement, the news that the 30 year old Sherbooke, QC native will no longer ice is far from music to the ears of Stars’ fans. Especially as playoffs draw closer, his offensive touch will be missed as he will now assist Omar Pacha from behind the bench and behind the scenes.
Continue reading Bouch behind the bench.
Let’s face it. This season hasn’t gone to plan for the Milton Keynes Lightning. The results just were not going their way and the bag full of points…well, it’s just not full.
Continue reading Lightning Owners Reassure Fans
Following a tough weekend that saw the Sheffield Steelers fall out of a playoff spot as the second half of the season pushes on, they have released three players ahead of this weekends action.
Netminder Matt Climie and forwards Justin Buzzeo and Stefan Della Rovere have all been released from their contracts, with the club looking to announce new recruits shortly, and hopeful of bringing a new face in before the teams next games against the Milton Keynes Lightning in a double header weekend.
Continue reading Steelers release three after fifth straight defeat
Chasing The Puck have now been holding a weekly vote for the fan chosen EIHL Netminder of the Week vote for a season and a half. We are proud to be showcasing the best goalies in the top flight of British Hockey.
Continue reading CTPHockey welcomes new NMOTW sponsor
Cardiff Devils forward Joey Haddad has picked up EIHL Player of the Week honours, following the Devils six-point weekend that saw them pick up wins against the Milton Keynes Lightning, Dundee Stars and Guildford Flames.
Haddad, who is in his fifth year with the Devils, and is on pace to set a season high 53 points, with 10 goals and 15 assists, good for 25 points through 28 games.
Continue reading Joey Haddad named Player of the Week