TALBOT RETURNS FOR 2020 / 21 SEASON

As exclusively revealed this morning in the Basingstoke Gazette, the Trane sponsored Basingstoke Bison are pleased to announce the return of British forward Sam Talbot for the 2020/21 season.

Having originally signed for the Herd last season on a 2-way contract while playing for the Slough Jets in NIHL 1, Talbot joined the Bison full time in January this year. In...
25th of December 2019

All You Need to Know: 26/12 vs Swindon Wildcats

On Boxing Day night, the Trane sponsored Basingstoke Bison welcome the Swindon Wildcats to the second of four visits to the Silverdome.

The game also features our Christmas “Skate With the Bison” once the after match presentations have finished for approximately 40 minutes.

Here’s all the information you’ll need to know:

Doors Open: 5:30pm
Face-off: 6:30pm

Ticket prices:
Adults - £13.50
Concessions - £10.00 (Senior Citizen & Disabled)
Children - £6.50 (aged 3 – 15 years)
Family - £37.00 (2 adults & 2 children)

Ticket outlets: :
Tickets are available online by clicking here

By Phone: 01256 355 266
In person: In advance or on the night

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

Bar and Papa John's:
The rink bar will be open all evening long, with Papa John's will once again be producing freshly made pizzas.

You can order in advance before the game so your delicious piping hot pizza is waiting for you in one of the intervals or at the end of the game.

There’s no need to rush to eat before heading to the arena when you can grab a delicious Papa John’s during the game.

Our weekly Twitter competition will once again be up running in conjunction with Papa John’s where fans choose who they think will be the Bison’s first goal scorer and one lucky winner wins a large pizza. Keep your eye on @BisonHockey twitter feed on Saturday morning to enter.

Match-Night Programme:
Tonight’s Stampede match night programme is a double edition containing all the information hockey fans love to know. As well as your official scoresheet in its centre pages for the games on the 26th & 28th December.

There’s a preview of tonight's opponents and the Player to Watch, courtesy of Graham Merry from the Basingstoke Gazette,

Matthew Church gives us his thoughts and match night report on our game against the MK Lightning last week.

Nigel Simmonds gives us his run down on Sunday evenings great victory against the Raiders

Coach Tait gives his views on the past week in Bisonland in “Tait’s Talk”

and Anthony Russell is back with what’s been happening around the league in the last 7 days.

Competitions:
The ever popular 50/50 draw will be running tonight, with one lucky winner each week taking home a huge cash prize. Tickets cost just £1 and are available from our roving sellers and at the Merchandise Club table.

Shirt Off the Player’s Back: is just a £1 ticket you could win Tom Ralph’s home warm up jersey.

The lucky winner will have the jersey presented by Tom during the end of game presentations on the ice. Tickets will be available from our roving sellers and at the Club merchandise table.

Chuck-a-Puck:, in association with Zizzi’s restaurant is once again back for another season so grab your puck for just £1 head to the players’ benches after the second period and aim for the centre of the rink and you could win a £40.00 food voucher to use at the restaurant!

Chuck-a-Duck in association with Ma Humbugs so grab your ducks for just £1 head to the players benches after the second period and aim for the centre of the rink and win yourself a bag of Ma Humbugs sweets.

Player Signings After the Game:

There are no player signings tonight as we hold our Christmas “Skate With The Bison” straight after the game.

We look forward to seeing you at the game ...