Perth Thunder

2018 AIHL season: Round 5

Round 5 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Adelaide Adrenaline, Sydney Bears, CBR Brave, Newcastle Northstars and Perth Thunder. The Brave remain on top of the standings, two points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Newcastle Northstars 5-6 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 19 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 3-2 SO Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 19 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 2-6 CBR Brave (17:30, 19 May 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 3-2 Melbourne Ice (16:00, 20 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 20 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 CBR Brave (17:00, 20 May 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 7 5 0 0 2 15
Newcastle Northstars 8 3 1 2 2 13
Sydney Ice Dogs 7 3 1 1 2 12
Melbourne Mustangs 7 3 0 1 3 10
Melbourne Ice 7 2 2 0 3 10
Perth Thunder 8 3 0 1 4 10
Adelaide Adrenaline 8 2 1 1 4 9
Sydney Bears 6 2 1 0 3 8

Last updated 20 May 2018

AIHL news: 12 May 2018

Adelaide Adrenaline
Josef Rezek has been named captain of the Adrenaline. Rezek replaces David Huxley who held the position during the 2017 season.

CBR Brave
– New sponsor: King Ape Supplements and King Ape’s Paradise Erindale. Supplements sponsor for the 2018 season.

Perth Thunder
– New sponsor: Coffey. Corporate partner for the 2018 season.

2018 AIHL season: Round 4

Round 4 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, Sydney Ice Dogs, Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave and Perth Thunder. The Brave return to the top of the standings with the Ice Dogs in second and the Ice dropping to third. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Ice Dogs sit the round out on a bye.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Melbourne Ice 3-5 Melbourne Mustangs (19:30, 11 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-1 Perth Thunder (16:30, 12 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 5-4 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 12 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 3-1 Sydney Bears (17:00, 12 May 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 13 May 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-8 Perth Thunder (16:30, 13 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 5 4 0 0 1 12
Sydney Ice Dogs 7 3 1 1 2 12
Melbourne Ice 6 2 2 0 2 10
Melbourne Mustangs 6 3 0 0 3 9
Newcastle Northstars 6 2 1 1 2 9
Perth Thunder 6 2 0 1 3 7
Adelaide Adrenaline 6 2 0 1 3 7
Sydney Bears 4 1 0 0 3 3

Last updated 13 May 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 3

Round 3 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, Melbourne Ice, Sydney Ice Dogs, CBR Brave, Newcastle Northstars, Perth Thunder and Sydney Bears. The Ice move to the top of the standings with the Brave dropping into second. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Adrenaline sit the round out on a bye.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Melbourne Mustangs 6-2 Perth Thunder (16:30, 5 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 4-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 5 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 1-5 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 5 May 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-8 CBR Brave (17:30, 5 May 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 3-4 SO Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 6 May 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Ice 4-3 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 6 May 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Mustangs 2-4 Perth Thunder (16:30, 6 May 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 3-5 Sydney Bears (17:00, 6 May 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
Melbourne Ice 4 2 2 0 0 10
CBR Brave 4 3 0 0 1 9
Sydney Ice Dogs 5 2 1 1 1 9
Adelaide Adrenaline 6 2 0 1 3 7
Melbourne Mustangs 4 2 0 0 2 6
Perth Thunder 4 1 0 1 2 4
Sydney Bears 3 1 0 0 2 3
Newcastle Northstars 4 0 1 1 2 3

Last updated 6 May 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 2

Round 2 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Adelaide Adrenaline, CBR Brave, Melbourne Ice, Melbourne Mustangs and Sydney Ice Dogs. The Brave move into first place on the standings, edging out the Adrenaline on win percentage. Next week all eight teams are in action across eight games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Sydney Ice Dogs 2-4 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 28 April 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– CBR Brave 4-2 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 28 April 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Perth Thunder 4-5 SO Melbourne Ice (17:00, 28 April 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 3-6 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 29 April 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 6-3 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 29 April 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 2 2 0 0 0 6
Adelaide Adrenaline 4 2 0 0 2 6
Melbourne Ice 2 1 1 0 0 5
Sydney Ice Dogs 3 1 1 0 1 5
Melbourne Mustangs 2 1 0 0 1 3
Newcastle Northstars 2 0 0 1 1 1
Perth Thunder 2 0 0 1 1 1
Sydney Bears 1 0 0 0 1 0

Last updated 29 April 2018

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)

AIHL news: 27 March 2018

Perth Thunder
– The Thunder have signed Canadian defenceman Landon Oslanski for the upcoming 2018 season. Oslanski has spent the 2017-18 season playing for the Braehead Clan in the Elite Ice Hockey League where he currently has 27 points from 56 games. For more information see the announcement from the club

AIHL news: 20 February 2018

Melbourne Mustangs
The Kodiak Group have joined the Mustangs as their new naming rights sponsor for the next two seasons. The Kodiak Group replaces The James Hotel who held the naming rights in 2017. For more information see the announcement from the club

Newcastle Northstars
– The Northstars have signed defenceman Rob Haselhurst for the upcoming 2018 season. Haselhurst has spent the last five seasons playing for the Perth Thunder where he has recorded 81 points in 120 games.