I don’t see how any professional league can seriously think this is a good idea. It smacks of manipulation of fixtures. So what now worries me is that the play off group format has not yet been published. So do we now wait to see who finishes top of the league and conferences. This is appalling.
Verdict on Eihl website
Based on this independent review, the EIHL have taken the following action:
Colton Fretter (Sheffield Steelers) - Suspension is now 6 games instead of 1 game.
Spiro Goulakos (Belfast Giants) - Suspension is now 2 games instead of 3 games.
Penalty for 5+ Game for...
From their Facebook page
Patrick Bordeleau (Pat Bordy) had surgery this morning for a fractured tibia and péroné. His 2017-18 season is compromised. We will keep you informed of the evolution of its situation throughout the season