No matter

Devils 3 – 5 Belfast With nothing to play for in this game, and with one eye on the playoff quarter final next week, the Devils rested 6 players, including Bowns and Martin. The Giants needed the win to ensure the second place in the league, but even they showed…

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Three, that’s the magic number

Devils 4 – 3 Giants The Erhardt Conference was the only trophy the Devils won last year, and there was a sense of embarrassment about that achievement, having lost in the final of the Challenge Cup, stumbled in the final run in for the league, and collapsed in the play-offs.…

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For whom the title tolls

Giants 2 – 3 Devils The final period of last night’s game might well become the Devils equivalent of the Sex Pistols Manchester Free Trade Hall gig with everyone claiming to have been there. Even this morning Devils fans were saying “I can’t quite believe last night happened”. If this…

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The Belfast mystery

Giants 3 – 4 Devils A double header away to your closest title rivals has ‘BIG WEEKEND’ etched across every aspect. The Devils new signing Kearney was icing, which meant Doucet was a healthy scratch. The Giants preferred Mason to Nickerson and Keefe was serving a ban, which meant an…

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Repeat and look away

Devils 2 – 3 Giants (OT) I could copy and paste last week’s post for this week really. That is not entirely fair, this was tougher opposition, and for large chunks of the game, the Devils played some excellent hockey. A narrow defeat to your closest rivals is just one…

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Quick patterns

Devils 5 – 2 Giants This represented the 6th win in a row for the Devils. After their early season, mostly Cup related, blip they have found their form. Last night they won away in Manchester while Nottingham lost, so tonight represented a chance to strengthen their lead at the…

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