Sydney Bears

2018 AIHL season: Round 14

Round 14 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle Northstars, Perth Thunder, CBR Brave and Sydney Bears. The Brave remain on top of the standings and become the first team to secure a spot in the 2018 Goodall Cup playoffs. At the other end of the standings the Adrenaline are now officially out of the playoff race. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results (all times local)
– Newcastle Northstars 6-4 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 28 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 3-0 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 28 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 2-5 CBR Brave (17:30, 28 July 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 0-6 CBR Brave (14:00, 29 July 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Newcastle Northstars 4-3 SO Melbourne Ice (16:00, 29 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 1-4 Sydney Bears (17:00, 29 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 21 17 0 0 4 51
Perth Thunder 22 10 3 1 8 37
Sydney Ice Dogs 21 9 3 2 7 35
Newcastle Northstars 22 8 4 3 7 35
Sydney Bears 20 9 2 3 6 34
Melbourne Mustangs 21 7 1 2 11 25
Melbourne Ice 21 5 2 4 10 23
Adelaide Adrenaline 22 3 2 2 15 15

Last updated 29 July 2018

AIHL news: 22 July 2018

Adelaide Adrenaline
– Goaltender Russell Brewer played in his first game for the club since 2016. Brewer was added to the Adrenaline roster to act has backup for Sebastian Andersson in their 21 July game against the Perth Thunder. Brewer was however brought into the game for the remaining 13 minutes after Andersson was pulled. Brewer has previously played three games for the club, one in 2013 and two in 2016.

Sydney Bears
Adam Kimbley joined the team for the first time this season in their 21 July game against the CBR Brave. Kimbley has previously played 108 AIHL games from 2008 to 2016, playing for the Newcastle Northstars, Sydney Bears and most recently in the 2016 season the Sydney Ice Dogs. Kimbley has most recently been playing for the Penrith Raptors in the East Coast Super League

2018 AIHL season: Round 13

Round 13 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Perth Thunder, Sydney Ice Dogs, CBR Brave, Sydney Bears, Melbourne Mustangs and Adelaide Adrenaline. The Brave remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the second placed Ice Dogs. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Perth Thunder 9-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 21 July 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-3 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 21 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Bears 2-7 CBR Brave (17:30, 21 July 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Sydney Bears 5-2 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 22 July 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 0-2 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 22 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Perth Thunder 1-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 22 July 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 19 15 0 0 4 45
Sydney Ice Dogs 20 9 3 2 6 35
Perth Thunder 20 9 3 1 7 34
Sydney Bears 19 8 2 3 6 31
Newcastle Northstars 20 7 3 3 7 30
Melbourne Mustangs 20 7 1 2 10 25
Melbourne Ice 20 5 2 3 10 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 20 3 2 2 13 15

Last updated 22 July 2018

AIHL news: 18 July 2018

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have released images of their LGBTIQA+ Pride Game jersey which they will wear on 19 August against the Adelaide Adrenaline. The game will be the Bears second annual Pride Game and this year they will be partnering with Sydney based charity Twenty10 inc GLCS NSW. For more information, including how the buy the jerseys, see the announcement from the club

2018 AIHL season: Round 12

Round 12 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, Perth Thunder, Sydney Ice Dogs and and CBR Brave. The Brave remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the second placed Ice Dogs. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Sydney Ice Dogs 0-5 Sydney Bears (19:30, 13 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Ice 3-4 SO Perth Thunder (16:30, 14 July 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 0-5 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 14 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Newcastle Northstars 1-3 CBR Brave (17:30, 14 July 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Melbourne Ice 4-7 Perth Thunder (16:30, 15 July 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 1-2 SO Sydney Bears (17:00, 15 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 18 14 0 0 4 42
Sydney Ice Dogs 18 8 3 2 5 32
Perth Thunder 18 8 3 1 6 31
Newcastle Northstars 19 7 3 3 6 30
Sydney Bears 17 7 2 3 5 28
Melbourne Mustangs 19 6 1 2 10 22
Melbourne Ice 19 5 2 3 9 22
Adelaide Adrenaline 18 2 2 2 12 12

Last updated 15 July 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 11

Round 11 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave, Sydney Bears, Melbourne Ice, Melbourne Mustangs and Sydney Ice Dogs. The Brave remain on top of the standings, nine points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Mustangs sit the round out on a bye.

The match between the CBR Brave and Melbourne Melbourne Mustangs on 7 July served as the second annual Pride Game. The Brave won the match 7-5.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Adelaide Adrenaline 4-5 Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 7 July 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– CBR Brave 7-5 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 7 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Melbourne Ice 1-7 Sydney Bears (17:00, 7 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Ice 4-3 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 8 July 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– CBR Brave 3-6 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 8 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Adelaide Adrenaline 0-4 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 8 July 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 17 13 0 0 4 39
Newcastle Northstars 18 7 3 3 5 30
Sydney Ice Dogs 16 7 3 2 4 29
Perth Thunder 16 7 2 1 6 26
Sydney Bears 15 6 1 3 5 23
Melbourne Mustangs 19 6 1 2 10 22
Melbourne Ice 17 5 2 2 8 21
Adelaide Adrenaline 16 2 2 1 11 11

Last updated 8 July 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 10

Round 10 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Ice, Newcastle Northstars, CBR Brave and Melbourne Mustangs. The Brave remain on top of the standings, nine points clear of the second placed Northstars. Next week seven teams are in action across six games while the Perth Thunder sit the round out on a bye.

The match between the Sydney Bears and Melbourne Ice also served as the fifth annual Canada Day Classic. The Ice defeated the Bears 2-1 to claim the title for the second year in a row.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Melbourne Ice 4-1 Melbourne Mustangs (19:30, 29 June 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 3-2 SO Sydney Ice Dogs (19:30, 29 June 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– CBR Brave 6-2 Perth Thunder (16:30, 30 June 2018, Perth Ice Arena)
– Sydney Bears 1-2 Melbourne Ice (17:00, 30 June 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-6 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 1 July 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Bears 0-3 Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 1 July 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 6-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 1 July 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 15 12 0 0 3 36
Newcastle Northstars 16 6 3 3 4 27
Sydney Ice Dogs 15 6 3 2 4 26
Perth Thunder 16 7 2 1 6 26
Sydney Bears 14 5 1 3 5 20
Melbourne Mustangs 17 5 1 2 9 19
Melbourne Ice 15 4 2 2 7 18
Adelaide Adrenaline 14 2 2 1 9 11

Last updated 1 July 2018

AIHL news: 24 June 2018

CBR Brave
Jakob Doornbos and Nickolas Eckhardt made their first appearance on the bench for the club this season with both goaltenders serving as backup in a game each against the Melbourne Mustangs. Doornbos and Eckhardt were were called up to fill in for regular backup goaltender Alex Tetrault.

Melbourne Ice
James Downie joined the team for the first time this weekend in Sydney and Newcastle. Downie started in the Ice’s game against the Sydney Ice Dogs and backed-up for Jaden Pine-Murphy in Newcastle. Downie recently returned from the United States where he has been playing for Meijer AAA Hockey 18U
Maksim Shneider has made his debut for the Melbourne Ice, lining up in the game against the Newcastle Northstars. The Russian born Shneider has been playing in the Victorian Premier League for the Melbourne Sharks where he currently has five points from six games.

Sydney Bears
– The Bears have signed Kayne Fedor for their 24 June game against the Adelaide Adrenaline. The signing looks to have been made to avoid falling below the minimum number of players for a game after Ryan Lough and Fredrik Rozenberg did not return to the lineup after the 23 June match. Fedor last played in the AIHL for the Adrenaline in 2016 and is currently signed with the Adelaide Tigers in the South Australian Premier League.

2018 AIHL season: Round 9

Round 9 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Sydney Bears, Perth Thunder, Sydney Ice Dogs, Melbourne Mustangs, Newcastle Northstars, Adelaide Adrenaline and CBR Brave. The Brave remain on top of the standings, four points clear of the second placed Thunder. Next week all eight teams are in action across seven games.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Sydney Bears 6-2 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 23 June 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Perth Thunder 4-3 SO Newcastle Northstars (17:00, 23 June 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Melbourne Ice 2-6 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 23 June 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-1 CBR Brave (17:30, 23 June 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Melbourne Ice 2-3 Newcastle Northstars (16:00, 24 June 2018, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium)
– Sydney Bears 2-3 SO Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 24 June 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Melbourne Mustangs 4-8 CBR Brave (17:00, 24 June 2018, Phillip Ice Skating Centre)
– Perth Thunder 3-2 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 24 June 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 13 10 0 0 3 30
Perth Thunder 15 7 2 1 5 26
Sydney Ice Dogs 13 6 3 1 3 25
Newcastle Northstars 14 5 2 3 4 22
Sydney Bears 12 5 1 3 3 20
Melbourne Mustangs 15 4 1 2 8 16
Melbourne Ice 13 2 2 2 7 12
Adelaide Adrenaline 13 2 2 1 8 11

Last updated 24 June 2018

2018 AIHL season: Round 8

Round 8 of the 2018 Australian Ice Hockey League season has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, CBR Brave, Sydney Ice Dogs and Sydney Bears. The Brave remain on top of the standings, five points clear of the second placed Ice Dogs. Next week all eight teams are in action across eight games.

The match between the Adelaide Adrenaline and CBR Brave on 16 June also served as the fourth annual beyondblue Cup. The Brave won the Cup for the fourth year in a row defeating the Adrenaline 11-4. The regular season match between the two teams has been branded to help raise awareness for the beyondblue charity. Last years edition, which was held in Canberra, was won by the Brave who defeated the Adrenaline 8-3.

For more information see the AIHL website.

Results
– Melbourne Mustangs 5-4 SO Melbourne Ice (19:30, 15 June 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 11-4 Adelaide Adrenaline (16:30, 16 June 2018, Adelaide Ice Arena)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-3 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 16 June 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– Newcastle Northstars 0-2 Sydney Bears (17:00, 16 June 2018, Macquarie Ice Rink)
– Sydney Ice Dogs 4-3 SO Melbourne Ice (16:00, 17 June 2018, O’Brien Group Arena)
– CBR Brave 5-2 Perth Thunder (16:30, 17 June 2018, Perth Ice Arena)

Standings

Team GP W SOW SOL L PTS
CBR Brave 11 9 0 0 2 27
Sydney Ice Dogs 11 5 3 1 2 22
Perth Thunder 13 6 1 1 5 21
Newcastle Northstars 12 4 2 2 4 18
Sydney Bears 10 4 1 2 3 16
Melbourne Mustangs 13 3 1 2 7 13
Melbourne Ice 11 2 2 2 5 12
Adelaide Adrenaline 11 2 1 1 7 9

Last updated 17 June 2018