Match Night Live
Cardiff Devils 4 - 2 Dundee Stars

The tension is mounting as the RED ARMY converge on Nottingham for the CHAMPIONSHIPS FINALS

The DEVILS will seek to overcome the Stars and march on to tomorrows final

Score predictions/comments as always welcomed to

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Join me (OJ) from around 12:30 for full uninterupted coverage

Checking on our texters

Warmup in progress

Teams slow coming out for warmup

Finally they appear

Predictions slow coming in today I assume they are all in Nottingham or maybe still in bed

Its not even 8am in Eastern Canada yet, goodness know what time it is in Vancouver

Apparently its 4:25am in Vancouver

If you are following us at MNL lets us know -

Jake Morissette is in warmup

It would appear that the full DEVILS squad are in the warmup

Denny Kearney might be missing says KettDevil

On texting duty today are Rachael, KettDevil & Maria

Jon enjoying the sun in Tenby says Devils will win 6-1

And its 12:45 in Pembrokeshire

No Denny Kearney on Team list

If Jake plays there would hgave to be another scratch

Lights dimmed

RED ARMY in fine voice

Lew Rodd in North Cyprus has his beer colled and shouting for a Devils win

Russky calls it 4-1 to DEVILS

Officials on the ice

Stars intro

Devils intro

Stefan Hogarth & Dean Smith are the referees

Anthem time

Scotish Anthem first

Beth Millard's fantastic Anthem done

We are ready to start

Off we go

Sean Bentivoglio Andrew Lord Joey Martin start

Stars have first attack

Slow start by devils

gametime 2:00

Stars laying hits

Still no whistle

Amazing start to game

4 minutes gone

Finally glove save by Bowns @ 5:04

Puck out of play

Joe Fallon save from Joey Martin

Now Ben Bowns save

Jake Morissette is not icing

Joe Fallon save

Gametime 8:28

10 minutes gone

Stars have certainly come to play

Devils clear zone

Stars score @ 12:29

Maris says Stars deserved the lead

Kevin Hart the scoreer assists Justin Faryna & Vinny Scarsella

Joey Haddad hits post

Puck out of play

Gametime 15:08

Mark Louis flattens Cale Tanaka

Devils need to up their game

Stars icing

Sean Bentivoglio fires over

Stars goal

@ 18:13

Brett Switzer

Final minute

End of 1st period DEVILS 0 Stars 2

Maria says Devils have been poor Stars all over them. Lordo needs to stick a rocket under them for the next 2 periods

SoG for 1st period Stars 9 Devils 6

Phil Cottrell following MNL in Vancouver, sends his regards to Terry Harper a Devils season ticket holder

Teams back

Puck dropped

Better start from devils

Ben Bowns covers

Face off in the Stars zone

Less forechecking from Stars

Its all Devils atthe moment

Guillaume Doucet goes close

Scott Hotham goes for a Star whoi showers Browns

Stars offside

Gleason Fournier goes on the rampage

Ben Bowns covers

Gametime 25:42

Joey Haddad battering his way through the Stars


Joey Haddad

@ 26:57

Joe Fallon save from Joey Martin

Sean Bentivoglio misses a tip in and crashes into Fallon & net

Layne Ulmer & Patrick Asselin with assiosts on Devils goal

Gametime 28:33

All Devils at the moment

Puck out of play

Matt Myers goes close

Vinny Scarsella takes a big hit - groggy

Devils ramping it up

Loose pass from Joey Haddad gives Stars clear chance

Mark Richardson has shot Fallon covers

Vinny Scarsella reappears on ice

Stars now just playing on the break

Gametime 35:08


Come on U DEVILS give us a Goal please


Stars icing

Mark Louis fires a bullet @ 36:43

Stars penalty

Craig Moore 2 minutes for interference @ 38:52

Final minute

Lets go DEVILS lets go

End of 2nd period DEVILS 1 Stars 2

Devils will start 3rd period with 52 secs pp

SoG for 2d DEVILS 14 Stars 6 making it 20-15 after 2 periods

Christine Piggott joins us from Houston, Texas

Matthew M says Devils will win 5-3

Ice ready

Officials out

Teams return to the ice

3rd periiod starts

Lets have a PPG U DEVILS

Stars Full Strength

Slow start to 3rd

Gametime 41:22

Joey Haddad shot saved

Stars icing

Face off in the Devils zone


Mark Louis scores

@ 43:40

Assiosts Andrew Lord & Matt Myers

Devils icing

Joey Martin was the assist not Matt Myers

Lots of Devils pressure

KettDevils saaya Stars are hanging on but dangerous on the break

Sean Bentivoglio goes close

Ben Bowns covers

Face off in the Stars zone

Gametime 47:49

Mark Richardson inches wide

Gametime 49:55

10 minutes left

Guillaume Doucet fires at Fall;on

Face off in the Stars zone

Big save Ben Bowns @ 50:54

Joe Fallon glove save


Joey Martin @ 51:27

Assist Andrew Lord


Joe Fallon covers from Matt Myers

Gametime 52:55

Bowns bumped - no call neutral ice face off

Andrew Hotham gets shot away then dumped on ice

This is tense says KettDevil

Ben Bowns glove save @ 54:51

5 minutes left

Ben Bowns bumped again

Still no penalty called

Face off in the Devils zone

Devils icing @ 55:34

centre ice face off @ 56:00

3 minutes left

Ben Bowns save

Justin Faryna winding up Scott Hotham

Face off in the Devils zone

Devils icing @ 57:24

Devils penalty 2 minutes for holding the stick Andrew Hotham


Empty net

1 minute killed

Devils clear zone

Final minute

Devils Full Strength

20 secs

16 sec


Andrew Hotham ENG

Final score DEVILS 4 Stars 2

Devils 4th goal wasa @ 59:50

GRAND SLAM is still on

Thanks to texters Maria, Rachael & KettDevil who I am sure wuill now have a sherbert or two

Stars MoM - Joe Fallon


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