Army Knights

AIHL news: 6 April 2016

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have announced the signing of Cameron Smith for the 2016 season. Smith has been playing for Army Knights of the Australian Defence Force Ice Hockey Association. The signing follows the recent partnership made between the Bears and the Army Knights back in March. Smith played in his first game for the Bears during the Wilson Cup match against the Ice Dogs on 19 March. For more information see the announcement from the club.

CBR Brave
– The Brave have announced the signing of defender Art Bidlevskii for the upcoming 2016 season. Bidlevskii spent the 2015-16 season playing for Kallinge-Ronneby IF in the Swedish Hockeyettan. Bidlevskii has previously played in the American Hockey League and the ECHL.

AIHL news: 22 March 2016

CBR Brave
– The Brave have announced the re-signing of Stephen Blunden for the upcoming 2016 season. Blunden first joined the Brave for the 2014 season and has played in a total of 50 games, scoring 151 points. During the AIHL off-season Blunden has been playing in the Ligue Nord-Américaine de Hockey for the Rivière-du-Loup 3L and the Cornwall River Kings.

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have announced that they formed a partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) ice hockey team, the Army Knights for the 2016 season. The Army Knights are part of the ADF Ice Hockey Association and is made up of representatives from the Army, Air Force and Navy. The purpose of the partnership is to help promote ice hockey within the ADF as well as develop emerging talent. The Bears are also offering 50% off tickets for ADF members for the season. For more information see the announcement from the club.