Category: International hockey

A Game to Set the Tone

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – Somewhat of a deja vu from this time last year, Vienna were on top of the league after the (for the lack of a better name, really) pick round, with a wide open selection of their first round playoff opponent. Yet…

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Sacilotto to coach Team Croatia

Victoria, BC- The Victoria Royals are pleased to announce that Director of Prospect Development Enio Sacilotto will join the Croatian Ice Hockey Federation as their head coach for the 2017 IIHF World Championships. A member of the Royals since their…

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Graz Win in Vienna

VIENNA – With their youngest lineup ever, the Vienna Capitals fell short of reaching the 100 point margin as the Graz 99ers won the second to last game of the regular season. After 60 minutes of play, the score was…

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Klagenfurt Come Back to Beat Vienna in OT

VIENNA – Klagenfurt prevailed in the Albert Schultz Eishalle Sunday night, as they beat the Vienna Capitals 4:3 in overtime. Jamie Lundmark hit the back of the net for the win. The home team scored twice in the first period with…

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Capitals Drop Tough Matchup to Linz

VIENNA – The derby between the Vienna Capitals and the Black Wings Linz went to the visiting team, in a matchup that seemed very much like a playoff game. “We expected it to be a hard fought game,” said Capitals head coach…

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Goal Festival in Vienna Goes in Innsbruck’s Favor

VIENNA – Innsbruck hold on to win in Vienna by a score of 9:7 following a crazy 60 minutes of hockey. Innsbruck came back from a 3:1 deficit late in the second period, to build up a 8:4 lead in…

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Capitals Return Home to Face Innsbruck

VIENNA – It has been half a month since the Vienna Capitals faced off at home, with three road games and the national team break inbetween tomorrow’s game and their last home stand. The first match this season between the…

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Vienna Capitals Cruise Past Graz

VIENNA – A first period where four goals were scored set the pace for the rest of the match, as the Vienna Capitals powered their way through the Graz 99ers, eventually beating them 5:2 in their last home game before…

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Holzapfel Wins It in OT

VIENNA – The league’s leading scorer Riley Holzapfel came up clutch as he scored the game winning goal in overtime for the Vienna Capitals against a Dornbirn team that they should have had beat in regulation. Instead, Dornbirn took advantage…

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Alba Volan Win Despite Vienna’s Late Efforts

VIENNA – The first time they were down two goals in the game, the Vienna Capitals managed to come back and tie it all up. However, the second time Alba Volan managed to secure the lead and bring home the…