Sunday, June 16, 2019

2019 Presidents Cup Playoffs

Inside the SPHL Podcast S3, E25: Wreaking Havoc

LAFAYETTE, La. - It’s time to unleash the 25th episode of season three on the pretty-good-but-not-quite-award-winning Inside the SPHL Podcast!

Havoc Sweep Bulls To Win President’s Cup

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The iconic wrestler Ric Flair once coined the phrase, “To be the man, you got to beat the man.” On Saturday evening,...

Havoc Use OT Experience to Win Game One of SPHL Finals

As in every great rivalry, this game had momentum swings, physical play, and timely scoring.

A Historic Night for Alabama Hockey

PELHAM, Ala. -- The Pelham Civic Center was abuzz with excitement. Packed to near capacity with 3,471 fans, both fans of the Birmingham Bulls and the Huntsville Havoc faithful who made the trip down Interstate 65 to witness the first championship series game in the decades-long history of professional hockey in the state of Alabama.

2019 SPHL President’s Cup Final Preview: #2 Birmingham Bulls vs. #3 Huntsville Havoc

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Excuse me for just a minute, as I attempt to channel my inner Bruce Buffer. Ladies and gentlemen...this is the main event of...

Bulls Special Teams Critical in Game Three

PELHAM, Ala. -- The semifinal series between the Birmingham Bulls and the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs remained dramatic to the end. After a pair of road team wins - game one to Birmingham and a penalty-filled game two to Roanoke, the decisive game three to send one team to their first-ever President's Cup Final would not lack for the theatrics.

Overtime Heroics Lift Havoc to Finals

In the postseason, it’s all about surviving and advancing. The defending SPHL President Cup Champion Huntsville Havoc continue to do just that.

Roanoke Forces Game 3 in Penalty Marred Game

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – In a game that will be remembered more for the penalties and less for the final score, the Roanoke Rail Yard...

Bulls Buck Dawgs, Take Game One of Semifinals

The Birmingham Bulls took to the road to open the semifinal round of the Presidents Cup, hoping for a better result than their first-round road game.

Havoc Rally Seals 1-0 Series Lead

Huntsville cranked up the heat, and the effort paid off. The intense pressure over the final 20-plus minutes netted a 1-0 series win against Knoxville.