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Leeds Knights Confirmed As New Name

19 May 2021

The Leeds Ice Hockey Club are delighted to be announcing the name of the team will be the Leeds Knights. After taking over as owner, Steve Nell and felt it was an appropriate time to change the name of the team and couldn’t be more delighted to have come up with the…

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BREAKING NEWS: Whistle Appointed GM/Head Coach

14 May 2021

Leeds Ice Hockey Club are delighted to confirm that, after a thorough recruitment process, Dave Whistle has been appointed the new General Manager/Head Coach of the organisation. The 55-year-old is no stranger to British Ice Hockey having first arrived on these shores from Canada in 1991. His first team were…

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SIGNING NEWS: Kieran Brown Secured for 21/22 Season

12 May 2021

After the confirmation of Sam Gospel and Lewis Baldwin, the Leeds Ice Hockey Team are pleased to now announce our first forward signing for the 21-22 season. Kieran Brown has put pen to paper in Leeds, having agreed a move from the Sheffield Steeldogs before the Covid-ridden 20/21 season. Throughout the NIHL…

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21/22 Signing: Lewis Baldwin

6 May 2021

Following the return of Sam Gospel to the Leeds National Ice Hockey side, we are happy to confirm the second returning face for the new season. Lewis Baldwin will once again be back on the Leeds blue-line for the 21-22 NIHL Season. Lewis, a 21-year-old D man from Billingham, will be icing…

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Gospel signs for 21/22 season!

6 May 2021

LEEDS ICE HOCKEY CLUB ANNOUNCE FIRST PLAYER SIGNING: SAM GOSPELLeeds IHC are delighted to announce the first signing for the 21/22 season. British Netminder Sam Gospel will return to Leeds Planet Ice after joining during the clubs launchseason in 19/20. The 27 year old is currently playing for Manchester Storm…

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Fresh Start & New Name for Leeds Ice Hockey Team

6 May 2021

Last week Planet Ice announced that Leeds has a new team moving forward for the 2021/22 season. Obviously there has been several concerns echoed by ice hockey community regarding the announcement and why the new owner would be looking to change the name. There have been growing concerns in other…

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New Owners for Leeds National Ice Hockey League Team

5 May 2021

Planet Ice is pleased to announce that Steve Nell will own and operate the Leeds National Ice Hockey League team from May 1st 2021. Steve has recently stepped back from his role as General Manager at Swindon Wildcats and is now looking to take on the challenge of developing a…

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