Bison men’s hockey

Getting ready for opening day

At a press conference May 9, Winnipeg Ice president and general manager Matt Cockell announced $1.2 million in capital for renovations to the aging rink. The work will bring Wayne Fleming Arena up to WHL standards ahead of the inaugural Winnipeg Ice season.


From the herd to the pack

Now, as hockey across the globe transitions to a speed- and skill-based game, the Bisons need to change with it. For inspiration, Sirant and company need only look west across the provincial border.



Welcoming the new kid to town

On a fittingly frigid afternoon, Greg Fettes and 50 Below Sports and Entertainment announced the imminent arrival of the Western Hockey League’s (WHL) Winnipeg Ice.



Ready to go down fighting

Normally, after a game the Wayne Fleming Arena hallways are loud with music and laughter, but after a heartbreaking 5-3 U of M Bisons men’s…


Backs against the wall

It is a must-win scenario for the U of M Bisons men’s hockey team this weekend when the club hosts the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns….




Cougar Curse Continues

The U of M Bisons lost to the Mount Royal University Cougars 4-1 Saturday — but may have lost something more important in the process….