Match Night Live
Cardiff Devils 5 - 2 Edinburgh Capitals

Welcome to MNL was we welcomed the Capitals to the BBT.

Join me (OJ) from around 6pm

Score predictions as usual to before face off please

Stehen B thinks Devls will win 5-2

Russky predicts a comfortable win for the Red Army

I wander if the team will be flying to Edinburgh for Sundays game as there will be planes going back to Edinburgh for more rugby fans empty

Same on Monday morning.

Hazel in Essex thinks Devils will win 4-3

Rounded up my texters

Sarnia Sue Matzka calls it 4-2 to the Devils

Dean Smith is in charge tonight

Capitals have 14 skaters in warmup

Apologies for the confusion on whether MNL would be running tonight. I have bben away and didn't expect to get back until late tonight but in the end got home early

Gareth G thinks Devils will cruise to a 6-2 victory

The Batchs suck by the weather in Essex call it 5-2 to the Devils

Still on the lookout for texters in Edinburgh to help us out tomorrow

Warmup done at BBT

Capitals take to the ice

Not a bad turn out at the BBT

Devils on ice

Phil R in Newport calls it 6-2 Devils


We are ready to face off

Game started and they forgot to tell me

Capital penalty @ 1:57 - Menton - tripping

Lets start with a PPG U DEVILS

Gametime 3:34

Devils pp ineffective

Vanderveeken goes close

2 SoG during pp thats something new

Caps kill penalty and are back to full strength (FS)

Good glove save by Craze @ 6:19

Pierce hits pipes@ 6:25

Steelers lead Blaze 1-0

Very quiet from the BBT

Sam Smith denied by Craze

Devils penalty @ 9:43 - Vanderveeken - high sticks


Viewers will be interested to know that Davies & Burrows were on starting line

10 minutes gone

Lyle save @ 10:45

Breakaway by K Smith, Craze save

Devils return to FS


Devils 1st goal @ 12:27 scored by Hill, assists Macrae & Pierce

Capitals goal

Timed @ 14:52 Jarolin assists Hartman and Sladok

Nice hit by Frank

Very well worked goal for the Capitals

Gametime 17:22

Davies runs into a brickwall in the shape of a Caps D

Final minute

Nice move ends in a Craze glove save from Sam Smith

End of 1st period DEVILS 1 Capitals 1

FIGHT at buzzer

Sam Smith against Hanzal

Sam eventually pulled off Hanzal

Fight broke out in front of home bench at buzzer

Adams also involved

Awaiting penalties

*** Chelmsford 4 ENL Devils 2 - latest score

*** ENL Devils go on 5 minute pp

Penalties Hanzal (Caps) ; Adams (Devils) 2+2 roughing. S Smith (Devils) 2 (roughing) + Game (3rd man in)

All timed at 20:00

Teams are back

Puck is dropped


Farce in Paris as the pitch is frozen

Game abandoned at Paris with the Stadium full

What an advert for French Rugby

Pierce sat out Sam Smith's penalty

SoG for 1st period Devils 9 Capitals 7

DEVILS Gooaalllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll

Mobile network playing up

Still trying to confirm whether there was a 2nd Devils goal

YES THERE WAS ' 25:44 Macrae assists Pierce & Richardson

Fantastic play by Pierce led to a tap in for Macrae

Capitals hit pipes

Capitals penalty @ 28:30 - Zembergs - tripping

Capitals PK is good

Devils powerplay is PP - purely pants

Capitals penalty @ 30:36 - Hartmann - hooking


Devils 3rd goal @ 31:25 a PPG scored by Macrae

Assist Pierce

Yes a PPG

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Devils penalty @ 33:02 - Frank - slashing


Capitals goal

Jarolin I think it was

Capitals 2nd goal @ 34:23 Jarolin, assist Hanzal

Gone quiet again, that mobile guru in the sky holding them up I bet you

Frank & K Smith sent to sin bin

Capitals go 5 on 3

K Smoth hi sticks @ 36:27; Frank - slashing @ 37:02


Devils kill both penalties

End of 2nd period DEVILS 3 Capitals 2

Texters complaining about the cold at BBT

Capitals are working hard and giving their all

I am having massive problems with the network this evening everything is delayed

There are intervals when nothing can get through

It can't be the Scottish fans in Cardiff texting as they would not give up their drinking time that easily

Capitals big guys throwing their weight about in the 2nd period

One suggestion is that the Irish have clogged up the network due to events in Paris

Teams back for 3rd period

Puck is dropped

What will happen to the France v Ireland game now?

It should be played in Ireland as the French messed up

Gametime 42:18

Texters admire the Capitals efforts

Capitals penalty @ 42:55 - Steel - tripping

Lets have another PPG U DEVILS

Matzka throws a bit hit on Safar

Devils penalty @ 43:50 - Frank - roughing

Devils penalty @ 45:10 - Pierce - delay of game


Frank returns

Are Capitals a good team or are the Devils making them look good?

SoG for 2nd period DEvils 12 Capitals 10 making it 21-17 after 2 periods

Devils back to FS

Capitals pushing for equalizer

Gametime 48:26

Boring game says JohnWildthing

Capitals penalty @ 48:45 - Sefar - slashing

Dobben shoots wide

Its all DEvils on pp but no goals


A bullet from Pierce

Devils 4th goal @ 50:21 scored by Pierce assists Macrae & Hill

Another PPG that was

Gametime 53:58

Around 1,300 estimated at the BBT

Lets bag the 2 points and get ready for tomorrow


Scred by Hill @ 54:47 assists Pierce & Macrae

Craze saves from Ben Davies

HILL MACRAE PIERCE line impressive tonight

Final 2 minutes

Hill Pierce Macrae line accounted for all goals and points (except tor 1 point for Ritxchardson) tonight

Devils penalty @ 58:20 - Adams - x-check

Final minute

Final score DEVILS 5 Capitals 2

If we can't bring you MNL from Edinburgh tomorrow rember that there is a webcast of the game

Our thanks to texters - Sharlene, Spearsy, JohnWildthing, DevilDom and Damian Diafol


Handshakes all around - no sign of Suarez


Thats all from me (OJ) check on the Inferno Forum as we try and find some texters in Edinburgh