Match Night Live
Cardiff Devils 3 - 2 Dundee Stars

Welcome to MNL for the 1st Devils home game of the weekend when the Dundee Stars visit Cardiff Bay.

Join me (OJ) from around 6:30 for MNL unique coverage.

Score predictions as usual to

Enough RWC15 for now just want the Aussies to win

Concentrate on hockey and a 4 point weekend for the Devils

Waiting for my texters Nigel & Gerald to report in from the BBT

Russ, who covered admirably for me, predicts a Devils win by 3 goals

He also predicts an Aussie win

Warm up done & dusted

Zamboni chasing its tail at the momnent

Hazel calls it 5-4 to Devils

A major turnup on the cards in Edinburgh as Capitals lead Clan 4-1 late in 2nd period

A Devils win in regulation I what we need as I want to see the English crying at Twickenham at the end of their RWC15

Ice is ready at BBT

Last season Challenge Cup banner will be raised prior to face off

Pat says Devils by 3 goals

Challenge Cup banner is well and truly raised

Hogarth is the referee

Lakosil in net for Stars, Ben Bowns for Devils

Zamboni on ice to clear mess left by red carpet - hence delay of FO

Cheap underlay

Zamboni almost ran over Stars squad

Puck is dropped

icing Devils @ 0:13

devils started wit Walton, Haadad anbd Hervato with Marsh & Hendrikx


Lord , Morissette & Martin with Richie & Hotham

15 skaters for Stars, 17 for DEVILS

Stars penalty @ 4:14 Watmore 2 minutes for hooking

Joey Martin shot deflected - Puck out of play

@ 4:32

Stars penalty Dickerson 2 minutes for delay of game

Devils have 5 on 3 for 1:04

Stars clear zone

Stars back to 4 skaters

Andrew Hotham shoots high

Stars Full strength

Gametime 7:33

Joey Haddad pings Stars crossbar

Ben Bowns glove save @ 8:21

Some meaty hit being thrown by both teams

Carl Hudson just Offside

gametime 11:05

Joey Martin goes close with a backhander

Stars icing @ 12:11

Stars Goal @ 12:39

Doug Clarkson assists for Dolfyn @ Wetmore

Ben Bowns gloves puck, drops it net comes off its mooring puck into goal - in that order says Jake ref disagrees

Devils haven't got into this game yet

Devils offside @ 14:48

Devils need to re-calibrate their shooting sights - missing the target time and time again

Joey Martin fires just wide and puts the rebound stright at Lakosil in Stars net

Lakosil glove save from Brent Walton

Guillaume Doucet getting annoyed at missed calls from ref Hogarth

End of 1st period DEVILS 0 Stars 1

Capitals beat Clan 6-2

Jimmy Snels says Devils will win 5-1

Donna is confident Devils will win 6-3

SoG for 1st period DEVILS 11 Stars 9

Stephen (my fellow host) says Devils will win 5-2



Pathetic singing of National Anthem at Twickenham

They cut is short - so the team doesn't get tired

Ice ready

Teams back

Puck dropped

Devils hit post

Now Mark Richardson hits crossbar

Carl Hudson shots straight at netminder


Devils score again - goal waved off

Hogarth claims Devils kicked it in

Leigh Salters misses on short side

ves Stars breakaway

Tomas Kurka was the scoer @ 24:18

Assists for Josh Batch & Leigh Salters

Devils icing @ 28:25

Jake Morissette goes close with a tip to a Mark Richardson shot

Stars penalty Moore @ 30:19

2 minutes for roughing

Stars clear zone

Stars FS

Devils Bench penalty for WHAT we do not know

delay of game was the call


Switzer shoots wide

Puck out of play Face off in the Devils zone

11secs of PK left

Devils Full strength

Stars delay of game penalty @ 35:15

Porejs the guilty player


Stars 2 minutes for delay of game

Devils 5 on 3 for 10 secs

Stars back to 4 skaters

Gray got the 2nd delay of game @ 37:09

Guillaume Doucet misses from in front

Stars Full strength

End of 2nd period DEVILS 1 Stars 1

2nd period SoG Devils 16 Stars 8 making it 27-17 after 2 periods

Ice is ready

Teams back on ice


Delay for some reason

3rd period starts

Stars penalty @ 40:44 McCluskey 2 minutes for holding

Get this PP into gear U DEVILS

Stars clear

Stars Full strength

Devils are too casual and almost concede another soft goal


Guillaume Doucet (7th of the season) assits Brent Walton & Tomas Kurka

Joey Martin forces good save from Lakosil

Tomas Kurka having a good game

Josh Batch 2 minutes for tripping @ 44:36


Devils FS

Stars goal @ 48:29

Devils failure to clear zone proved costly

Scored by Lidhammer assist Faryana

Play stopped as Lakosil has problem with skates

Tyson Marsh skates off gingerly - looks hurt

Puck out of play @ 50:02

Stars icing @ 50:57

gametime 52;37

Great breakaway chance for Devils - wasted bvy shooting art nertmninbder

Josh Batch 2 minutes for cross-checking @53:17

Ben Bowns glove save @ 54:00


Stars penalty @ 54:25

2 minutes for tripping for Porejs

Devils FS

Devils on PP



Brent Walton I think

Assists for Tomas Kurka & Leigh Salters

Zach Hervato goes close

Last 2 minutes

Our thanks go to texters Nigel & Gerald

Joey Martin hits right post

Final minute

Stars time out

Face off in the Stars zone

Stars pull netminder

20 secs left

Final score DEVILS 3 Stars 2

Make sure you join me tomorrow night when the Capitals are in the BBT

Stars MoM netminder Lakosil MoM Devils Tomas Kurka