The Basingstoke Bison are pleased to announce the signing of former GB and Coventry Blaze forward Russell Cowley for the 2018 / 19 season.

Born in Edmonton, Canada, 34 year old Cowley started his ice hockey career in the Swindon Junior programme before commencing an illustrious senior career in both the BNL & EIHL. Russ played 16 seasons for the Coventry Blaze and...
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10th of December 2016

All You Need To Know: 10/12 v Guildford

Just the one game this weekend for the Sherfield School Basingstoke Bison, but with local rivals Guildford Flames in town, it will be an early Christmas cracker at the Basingstoke Arena.

With Doug Sheppard beefing up the Herd by signing Joe Miller and Dan Scott from the Telford Tigers, along with Joe Rand making his return to the roster, a fifth successive home win is in sight and here's all you need to know ahead of tonight's game.

Doors Open: 5.30pm Face-off: 6.30pm

Ticket prices:
Adults - 15
Concessions - 11
Children - 8
Ticket outlets:
Online: Ticket Office
By Phone: 01256 355 266
In person: In advance or on the night

Away supporters are advised they can purchase tickets in blocks H&I.

Don't forget, you can now print your tickets off at home in advance, or show them on a smartphone device to gain entry to the rink.

Bar and Papa John's

The rink bar will be open all evening long, with Papa John's producing freshly made pizza's. Don't forget to pick up your pre-order form and have a hot pizza ready and waiting for you during a period break, or at the end of the game.

So don't worry about grabbing food before heading to the game, come along and enjoy a fresh pizza cooked before your own eyes. Also, enter our Papa John's giveaway on Twitter later today for your chance to win a pizza.

Match-Night Programme

The Stampede' returns in its regular format for just 2.50. It includes all your favourite features such as a preview of tonight's game and last weekend's match report. Anthony Russell rounds-up the news from the rest of the EPL, whilst Mark Denholm casts his eye across the hockey world. And this week on the signing table after the game will be Tomas Karpov and Stuart Mogg, with posters of the pair inside the programme.

All our usual match night events will take place, including the ever-popular 50/50 draw. Tickets are just 1 from our sellers. Will you be the one to take some extra Christmas cash home tonight?

Our Christmas 50/50 tickets will also be on sale tonight. Costing just 2, it's your chance to be part of a bumper cash prize come Boxing Day.

Shirt off the players back returns, where one lucky supporter gets the chance to take home one of the Bison players game-worn jerseys. Tickets cost just 1 and are available to buy from the Booster Club table.

Chuck-a-Puck is also making its glorious return, with a fantastic prize courtesy of our friends at Zizzi's. For just 1, you have the chance to win four main meals and a bottle of house wine - just grab your puck, give it a chuck and see if you will end up closest to the centre of the rink.

Chuck-a-Duck returned last weekend, with the chance to win a fantastic packet of sweets, courtesy of our great new friends at Design by Detail.

With Christmas just around the corner, why not pay a visit to the merchandise table, where our team have plenty of gifts for all!

From mugs of your favourite player, to the latest knitwear, with brand new Bison sweatshirts, baby grows and fleeces coming into stock too - drop by and see what you take be taking away tonight.

We look forward to seeing you at the game!