FFHG Division 1

Northstars sign Gabaj

The Newcastle Northstars have announced the signing of Slovakian forward Dominik Gabaj for the 2019 season. Gabaj spent the 2018-19 season playing for Bisons de Neuilly-sur-Marne in the FFHG Division 1 where he scored 38 points in 37 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Northstars sign Drolet

The Newcastle Northstars have announced the signing of Canadian forward Francis Drolet for the 2019 season. Drolet spent his 2018-19 season playing for Diables Rouges de Briançon in the FFHG Division 1 where he recorded 55 points from 38 games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

Bears sign Vienneau

The Sydney Bears have announced the signing of Canadian defenceman Justin Vienneau for the 2019 season. Vienneau spent the 2018-19 season playing for Aigles de La Roche sur Yon in the FFHG Division 1 where he recorded one point and a +1 plus/minus from five games. For more information see the announcement from the club.

AIHL news: 18 April 2018

Adelaide Adrenaline
– New signing: Sebastian Andersson. Position: Goaltender. 2017-18: Hammarby IF (Hockeyettan) – 17 games, 0.907 save percentage. More information

CBR Brave
– New team staff: Johan Steenberg. Takes on the roles of Director of Player Development and Player Personnel. Formerly the goaltending coach of the Melbourne Ice (2014-2017). More information

Perth Thunder
– New signing: Pier-Olivier Grandmaison. Position: Forward. 2017-18: Corsaires de Nantes (FFHG Division 1) – 34 games, 48 points

Sydney Ice Dogs
– New signing: Bryan Kolodziejczyk. Position: Forward. 2017-18: Albatros de Brest (FFHG Division 1) – 40 games, 50 points. More information
– New sponsor: Holiday Inn Express Sydney Macquarie Park. New sponsor for the 2018 season. More information
– The Ice Dogs have partnered with Cheapskate Hockey to create a line of merchandise and a third jersey. The alternative jersey will feature a redesigned bulldog logo.

Sydney Ice Dogs (2018 alternative)