AVFTB: One on One – Simon Kitchen, Pt 1

In the first of a new series for the off season, Simon Kitchen chats with Davy McGimpsey about growing up with the game in Northern Ireland. In this first part the lads chat about the opening of the Ice Bowl, the influential figures and coaches in the early days, and just how close Simon came... Continue Reading →

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#BleedTeal100 Reaches Fifty Donations

The #BleedTeal100 drive for blood donations has reached the 50 mark, and the race is on to get as close to that target of 100 before the season comes to an end! 41 donors have provided 50 blood donations since the drive began back in September with the potential to help save the lives of... Continue Reading →

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The Whiteboard: The January Blues

FC Hockey Media's Noel Gillespie previews a critical weekend for the Belfast Giants, and talks... er... pig racing? Please be aware that there might be a recent spoiler in this one, though you will likely know the result by now anyway. It was far from certain for the most part, but a late push claimed... Continue Reading →

Half Term Report, 2019-20

Regular KotG Contributor, Gary Jackson, gives us his mid-term report as the business end of the season approaches. Back in August I wrote a piece previewing the league on the eve of the first faceoff. Confidence was high in Belfast, having won all the pre-season games in some style. CHL did little to dampen the... Continue Reading →

Bout Ye: Elgin Pearce

The Belfast Giants have announced the arrival of 27 year old Canadian Forward Elgin Pearce for the remainder of the 2019/20 Season. Giants fans will already be familiar with Pearce, who began this campaign with Omar Pacha's Dundee Stars, notching 13 goals and 13 assists in 33 games played, good for a total of 26... Continue Reading →

Bout Ye: David Goodwin

Following another weekend to forget for the Belfast Giants, the club has moved quickly to secure the services of 27 year old centreman David Goodwin from recent Swedish visitors to Belfast, Mora IK. Goodwin has tasted Championship success both at junior level with the Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL, and in College where he... Continue Reading →

Work Begins on £17M Odyssey Redevelopment

Cineworld and Hollywood Bowl named as first two anchor tenants Work to last 17 months, completion expected Spring 2021 New main entrance to Arena Some closures expected, but arena remains unaffected £4.5M transformation of W5 among plans The UK’s largest cinema operator, Cineworld, and the UK’s largest bowl operator, Hollywood Bowl, are the first anchor... Continue Reading →

Looking Forward

Following another defeat on the road the Giants sit in a precarious Challenge Cup position. Ryan Donaldson considers what's gone wrong away from the SSE Arena. Another weekend, another road defeat for the Giants of Belfast. Losses are part and parcel of hockey. However the manner of the defeats is concerning at the least. The... Continue Reading →

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