Edinburgh Capitals (SNL)

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Edinburgh Capitals (SNL)
aka The Caps
Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) Logo.JPG
City Edinburgh, Scotland
League Scottish National League
Founded 1998
Home arena Murrayfield Ice Rink
Capacity: 3800
Ice size: 200 ft x 97 ft
Colours

White, Blue and Red

              
Owner(s) Scotland Scott Neil
Head coach Scotland Scott Neil
Captain Scotland Chris Blackburn

The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) is an ice hockey team based in Edinburgh, Scotland. Formed in 1998, they are the 'B' team for the Elite League Capitals with whom they share their name. The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) play in the Scottish National League which is considered a third tier league in the United Kingdom equivalent to the EPL. Certain players also ice for or have iced for their Elite League counterparts.

Team Roster[edit]

Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) 2013/14 Team Photo

Net Minders

  • Scotland Craig Mallinson
  • Scotland Kevin Forshall
  • Scotland Cameron Hart

Defense

  • Scotland David Beatson
  • Scotland Chris Blackburn "C"
  • Scotland Scott Greenan
  • Scotland Gary Hughes
  • Scotland Josh Quinn
  • Scotland Dean Walker

Forwards

  • Scotland Sean Beattie
  • Scotland Kieran Black
  • Scotland Steven Clark
  • Scotland Ross Dalgleish
  • Scotland Sean Donaldson "A"
  • Scotland Gavin Finlayson
  • Scotland Switzerland Joel Gautschi
  • Scotland Ross Hay "A"
  • Scotland Grant Heeles
  • Scotland Michael Ireland
  • Scotland Jay King
  • Scotland David McIntyre
  • Scotland Bruce Tait

History[edit]

The Edinburgh Capitals (SNL) victory photo with the 2013/14 SNL league cup.
  • 2001/02 SNL League Champions
  • 2002/03 SNL League Champions
  • 2012/13 SNL Scottish Cup Champions
  • 2013/14 SNL League Champions
  • 2013/14 SNL Playoff Champions
  • 2013/14 SNL Scottish Cup Champions

Team Season Stats[edit]

Season Team League GP W T L GF GA TP Rank Postseason
2001 - 2002 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 12 1 3 110 53 25 1st Champions -
2002 - 2003 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 13 1 2 104 30 27 1st Champions -
2003 - 2004 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 9 1 4 64 47 19 3rd -
2004 - 2005 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 9 1 4 70 39 19 3rd -
2005 - 2006 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 9 1 6 85 47 19 4th -
2006 - 2007 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 18 9 1 8 106 74 19 4th -
2007 - 2008 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 10 0 6 32 24 20 2nd Semifinal Loss
2008 - 2009 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 15 6 2 7 38 55 14 4th -
2009 - 2010 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 3 2 9 44 74 8 7th -
2010 - 2011 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 14 10 0 4 87 55 20 3rd -
2011 - 2012 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 16 5 4 7 75 63 14 4th -
2012 - 2013 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 17 8 1 8 67 73 19 4th Semifinal loss
2013 - 2014 Edinburgh Capitals SNL SNL 18 13 3 2 114 41 31 1st Champions Champions

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