Brisbane Entertainment Centre

Canada defeat USA at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre

Team Canada have defeated Team USA 9-6 in the final game of the 2018 Ice Hockey Classic series. Team USA however win their first Ice Hockey Classic series with Canada winning the previous three editions.

For more information see the Ice Hockey Classic Facebook page

Schedule
– Game 1: Team Canada 8-5 Team USA (22 June 2018, Spark Arena, NZ)
– Game 2 Cancelled: Team Canada – Team USA (23 June 2018, Westpac Stadium, NZ)
– Game 3: Team Canada 4-6 Team USA (28 June 2018, Queenstown Ice Arena, NZ)
– Game 4: Team Canada 3-6 Team USA (30 June 2018, Qudos Bank Arena)
– Game 5: Team Canada 7-8 OT Team USA (5 July 2018, Adelaide Entertainment Centre)
– Game 6: Team Canada 9-6 Team USA (7 July 2018, Brisbane Entertainment Centre)
Team USA claim the series 3-2

Ice Hockey Classic to return in 2018

TLA Worldwide and TEG Live have announced the return of the Ice Hockey Classic series for 2018. The series has increased to three games for 2018 with Brisbane and Adelaide being added, while Melbourne is dropped from the schedule. The organisers have yet to announce whether they will be holding their Ice Hockey Night events at any local ice hockey arenas in 2018. Team Canada have won the previous three additions, most recently defeating the United States in overtime to take the 2017 series 3-2.

For more information see the official Facebook page and for tickets see Ticketek.

Schedule
– 30 June 2018: Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney
– 5 July 2018: Adelaide Entertainment Centre, Adelaide
– 7 July 2018: Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane

Team USA win Game 5 of 2016 Ice Hockey Classic

Team USA have won Game 5 of The Wayne Gretzky 2016 Ice Hockey Classic defeating Team Canada 9-3. The final match of the series was a dead rubber after Team Canada took the series victory last week in Game 4. Team Canada has now won both years of the Ice Hockey Classic, winning the 2015 series 3-1.

For more information see the tournament website or see their Facebook page

Schedule:
– Game 1: Team Canada 8 – 2 Team USA (17 June 2016, Rod Laver Arena)
– Game 2: Team Canada 6 – 5 SO Team USA (18 June 2016, Perth Arena)
– Game 3: Team Canada 2 – 4 Team USA (24 June 2016, Adelaide Entertainment Centre)
– Game 4: Team Canada 4 – 3 SO Team USA (25 June 2016, Qudos Bank Arena)
– Game 5: Team Canada 3 – 9 Team USA (2 July 2016, Brisbane Entertainment Centre)

Brisbane added to 2016 Ice Hockey Classic

The organisers of the 2016 Ice Hockey Classic have added Brisbane to its schedule bringing the number of games to five for the tournament. Brisbane, which was part of the tournament in 2015, was initially dropped from the schedule in favour of Adelaide. The game will be held at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on 2 July. The addition of the game has also resulted in the Perth and Sydney games being re-scheduled. The Perth game will move forward a week to 18 June, while the Sydney game has been moved to 25 June.

For more information see the official Facebook page and for tickets see Ticketek.

Revised schedule:

  • 17 June 2016: Rod Laver Arena
  • 18 June 2016: Perth Arena
  • 24 June 2016: Adelaide Entertainment Centre
  • 25 June 2016: Allphones Arena
  • 2 July 2016: Brisbane Entertainment Centre

Team Canada defeat USA in Game Three

Team Canada have won game three of the 2015 Canada vs USA Ice Hockey Classic defeating Team USA 6-3. Game Three of the exhibition series was held at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. The final game of the series is scheduled for 20 June at the Perth Arena and follows the AIHL game between the Perth Thunder and Melbourne Mustangs. The AIHL game kicks of at 15:20 and is followed by the Canada v USA game at 19:00.

For more information on game three see the write-up by Johnny Stallman at TheAIHL.com.

For more information on the series see the official Facebook page.

Schedule:

  • Game 1: Team Canada 9 – 6 Team USA (5 June 2015, Rod Laver Arena).
  • Game 2: Team Canada 1 – 6 Team USA (6 June 2015, Allphones Arena).
  • Game 3: Team Canada 6 – 3 Team USA (13 June 2015, Brisbane Entertainment Centre).
  • Game 4: Team Canada – Team USA (20 June 2015, Perth Arena).

2015 Ice Hockey Classic

Tickets went on sale today for the upcoming 2015 Ice Hockey Classic. The four game exhibition series features Canada and the United States competing in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth. The series is presented by TLA Worldwide and Nine Live and is similar, but unrelated, in style to the International Ice Hockey Australian Tour presented last year by the Douglas Webber Group.

  • 5 June 2015: Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne
  • 6 June 2015: Allphones Arena, Sydney
  • 13 June 2015: Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane
  • 20 June 2015: Perth Arena, Perth

For more information see the Ticketek website.

Team USA claw one back with shootout win

Team USA have won the third game of the 2014 International Ice Hockey Australian Tour defeating Team Canada 4 – 3 in a shootout at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. The teams now head to Melbourne for game four on 25th of July at the Rod Laver Arena.

See the official website Internationalicehockey.com.au for more information on the series or visit their Facebook page.