Episode 23 - Man Down

February 13, 2018

Episode 23 – Man Down

With John potentially on his death bed, the guys welcome Andy to the panel as a suitable bearded replacement. This episode the guys discuss the usual EIHL, NHL and the world of Hockey that you have come to expect from the Door 14 Hockey Podcast. Included this episode, pee wee hockey aggression, players associations and unions for EIHL, preparing your fans for changes, planting trees and finally after weeks of waiting the Winter Olympics.

EIHL Standings

League Standings

Conference Standings

Erhardt Conference

Gardiner Conference

Patton Conference

NHL Standings



Period One - Local Coverage round up

Matt Nickerson

In period one we revisit a topic that we all hoped wasn’t true, Matt Nickerson, former Milton Keynes player, engaging with a fan as he leaves the ice.

Police confirmed on Friday (February 2) the force was investigating the incident, but has now said its efforts to identify the alleged victim have been unsuccessful.

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Fundmental Failings at the Panters

Corey Neilson says two fundamental failings cost Nottingham Panthers massively as they lost 4-0 to Sheffield Steelers at the Motorpoint Arena on Saturday night.


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Period Two - Across the Pond

The Times They Are A-Changin’

New York Rangers owners are prepping fans for changes. The question is who are they trading/selling?


Which other team could be heading for big changes too?

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Period Three - General Nockey News

Winter Olympics

With the Winter Olympics finally here, we might have mentioned it over the last few podcasts, if you get inspired and what to try Ice Hockey, Skiing, Bobsleigh, click here  to find out where you can learn!

Of course here at Door 14 Hockey we want to know about Ice Hockey:

Ice Hockey Try the fastest team sport at the Olympics by finding your nearest club, or rink, via your local Ice Hockey Association in England and Wales (eiha.co.uk) and Scotland (siha-uk.co.uk). There are “Learn to Play” sessions around the country for less than £10, with a special programme for under-nines. In Northern Ireland, the Junior Belfast Giants (juniorbelfastgiants.com) offer six-week beginner sessions for £70.

Read more at: https://inews.co.uk/inews-lifestyle/travel/try-winter-olympic-sports-uk/


Hockey coach charged with choking parent at 8-and-under tourney

An Amherst youth hockey coach, who is better known around the National Hockey League as a player agent, has been accused of grabbing the throat of a parent of another team’s player last month during a tournament in Niagara Falls, according to authorities.

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“Saves for Trees” launched at Canadian ice hockey game

The London Knights ice hockey team in Canada has recently implemented a range of sustainability initiatives, including planting trees for every save its goalkeeper makes.

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Star Segment

Dubnyk – Wild shut out of the Blackhawks

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Lightning Goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy Makes Bananas Behind-the-Back Save

Sara Benz – Team Switzerland – 2 goals against Japan (3-1 victory)Highlights here from the BBC 


This week we had Andy Eaton (join us.

He is a member of the Brazilian Jiu Jitsu club @rmnuireland, they are raising money for a great cause. Read More below:

Cancer is a horrible shadow that darkens the door of many. I was unprepared for the day it would knock on my own door and attack us. I want to raise as much money as possible for the Friends of Cancer Centre as their treatment helps hundreds of people a week, fight back. Jiu Jitsu has helped me a lot in dealing with the effect cancer can have on home life. Friends from Jiu Jitsu clubs have stood by us and so I am holding a 24hr roll-a-thon at RMNU in Mallusk to raise funds. Give what you can, dig deep! OSS!

We @door14hockey will be giving our support, why dont you 😉

We  will be giving our support, why dont you 😉