Jan 03, 2013
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Franken Stadium, Nuremberg – Ice hockey returns to its roots Saturday afternoon when the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) will play the inaugural Winter Game outdoors in the home of the Bundesliga soccer club 1.FC Nürnberg. The Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers host the Berlin Polar Bear (Eisbären) in a league game that will have most than […]

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Dec 29, 2012
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Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich – A cold front moved into Munich and ruined the holiday season for EHC Red Bull München. The storm was the Hamburg Freezers who dominated all three periods, including the second period with three goals, to beat Munich 5-1 and snap their four game winning streak. Jerome Flaake scored the first […]

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Nov 11, 2012
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Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich – Three up, three down.  It was as simple as that.  The German National Hockey team swept through their opponents at the Deutschland Cup 2012, riding solid goaltending, effective penalty killing, and timely offense to win the cup for the fifth time, their first since 2010. After beating Olympic gold medal […]

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Nov 09, 2012
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Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich – As far as debuts go, it wasn’t spectacular.  But new national team coach Pat Cortina will take it. Germany scored timely goals and got solid goaltending by Rob Zepp as they earned a 3-2 win for Cortina at the Deutschland Cup 2012.  Goals by Marcus Kink, Frank Hördler, and Nikolai […]

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Nov 09, 2012
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Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich – A new chapter for the German National hockey will be written starting tonight as Pat Cortina will break the ice as the new head coach against the country of his birth. Germany will face-off against reigning Olympic Gold Medal winners Canada at the Deutschland Cup 2012.  The Canadian-born Cortina was […]

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Oct 28, 2012
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Olympic Ice Stadium, Munich – A penalty ridden second period gave the Straubing Tigers the advantage needed against EHC Red Bull München, scoring two goals en route to a 3-0 win. Grant Lewis scored a power play goal at 6:48 after Munich’s Klaus Kathan’s second penalty of the period and Daniel Sparre another power play […]

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Oct 27, 2012
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Olympiapark, Munich – Pat Cortina was formally introduced as the new national coach of the German ice hockey team earlier this month.  He will switch back-and-forth between his new role and his current responsibility as head coach of EHC Red Bull München for the remainder of the Germany hockey league season.  He will also become […]

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