Back on track

Devils 8 – 1 Giants After two (understandably) lacklustre performances the Devils looked to come back tonight with vengeance. Ben Bowns was back in the line-up along with Strachan and Martin proving that the Devils were getting playoff ready. This game also came a ref short as it was only…

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Refocus required

Photo courtesy of Helen Brabon Devils 4 – 7 Storm After the constant pressure to get results every week to maintain their position at the top of the league, no-one could begrudge the Devils a couple of comedown games. They probably didn’t realise the psychological toll that pressure takes until…

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Back to back

Giants 2 – 3 Devils The victory against Sheffield on Wednesday, and superior regulation wins meant that a win against Belfast tonight would seal the league and the conference titles for the Devils. A Friday night game in Belfast meant that even with the championship up for grabs, like most…

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Violent fires

Devils 6 – 3 Steelers After a perplexing defeat away to Sheffield on Sunday, when the Devils dominated most of the play, outshot the home side by a considerable margin, but still came away with nothing, there was a sense that tonight they wanted to rectify any impression of crumbling…

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Nearly there

Photo courtesy of Helen Brabon Devils 8 – 0 Caps Tonight saw the champions elect face off against the struggling Edinburgh Capitals. Cardiff confidence was displayed before the first faceoff as Ben Bowns wasn’t even on the bench with backup, Murdy in net and young Lawday called up from the…

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Tooth and claw

Giants 6 – 3 Devils Last week’s league encounter between these two teams had easily gone the way of the Devils, but no-one thought this Cup final would be so one-sided. Not least in this was the return of Rutherford who had been the scourge of the Devils in Belfast.…

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