Super Saturday

A-Div: Game 3 of the 3-game play-off round-robin to see who goes into the Finals and who plays in the 3rd seed Match: 

-Re-scheduled for Monday, April 23 Highlights:

9:00pm A-Div: Rebels vs Beastmode...

10:00pm A-Div: All Mesh vs Ottawa Reds...

A-Div: Game 2 of the 3-game play-off round-robin to see who goes into the Finals and who plays in the 3rd seed Match:

-Saturday, April 21 Highlights: 

Noon =  A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs Beastmode...

1:00pm = A-Div: All Mesh vs Rebels...

Revolver Game #2 of 3 Saturday, April 21 Highlights

2:00pm =  (Seeding Game 6vs5)) Net Masters vs The Flying Squirrels

3:00pm =  (semi-final 3vs2))  Perfect Blend vs Pylons

4:00pm =  (semi-final 4vs1)) Vanier Voodoo vs Average Joes

Saturday B-Div Revolver Game #1 of 3 Tuesday, April 17

B-Div: (6vs3) Net Masters  vs Perfect Blend...winner will play a semi-final 2 or 1 depending on re-seeding, while loser will play two more consolation seeding games. Perfect Blend were very quick out of the gate and an early lead is whatcarried them through. Perfect Blend win 10-5.

B-Div: (2vs1) Pylons vs Average Joes...both teams are guaranteed a spot in the semi-finals to follow. Even until the end...then the Joes scored late to secure first place for the semi. Average Joes win 7-4.

B-Div: (5vs4)  The Flying Squirrels vs Vanier Voodoo...winner will play a semi-final vs 2 or 1 depending on re-seeding, while loser will play two more consolation seeding games. Voodoo goaltending was the difference here. Then a late game gas leak ended any hopes for the rodent come-back. Vanier Voodoo win 5-2.

Super Saturday April 14 Highlights:

A-Div: Game 1 of the 3-game play-off round-robin to see who goes into the Finals and who plays in the 3rd seed Match: 

A-Div: Rebels vs Ottawa Reds...a great battle. Rebels were up 3-0 but the Reds kept creeping back into and were only down 5-4 after two periods. In the end it was tie and a very appropriate one! 6-6 tie.

A-Div: All Mesh vs Beastmode...always a great game between the two and this was no different. The difference in this one was a late surge in the 2nd period by Beastmode that gave them a few goal lead they never gave up. Beastmode win 10-6.

B-Div: Last game of regular season, before the 3-game play-off revolver begins:

B-Div: The Flying Squirrels vs Vanier Voodoo...low scoring so the goalies were on fire and the teams played a tight checking style match. Vanier Voodoo win 5-3.

B-Div: Pylons vs Perfect Blend...a wild one! Goalies were left out of this one as the offences were all about scoring! Perfect Blend win 15-14.

B-Div: Net Masters vs Average Joes...last vs 1st and the Net Masters were full value giving the top dogs a very fine game. The Net Masters were up 5-4 after two periods and looking for the upset! The got it!! Net Masters win 6-5.

Super Saturday April 7 Highlights:

A-Div: Beastmode vs Ottawa Reds...a pretty evenly played first left the Beastmode up 3-1. After that the Reds did not pass as efficiently and this tilted the floor heavily in favour of their opponent. Beastmode win 10-1.

A-Div: All Mesh vs Rebels..a game of 3 streaks. All Mesh scored the first two to be up 2-1 after one. The Rebels score 5-straight to be up 5-4 after two. All Mesh respnded with 7-straight of their own. All Mesh win 9-5.

B-Div: Net Masters vs The Flying Squirrels...low scoring exciting game. Goalies were hot and the teams played structured ball hockey so even play all around. Flying Squirrels win 4-2.

B-Div: Perfect Blend vs Average Joes...another low scoring game and in fact the 1st goal was scored deep into the 2nd period. At 2-0 Joes the Perfect Blend scored a fraction to late in the 2nd period as the whistle went...and a fun video review took place. The OBBHA Ottawa War Room looked at for quite a few takes before ruling the call on the floor stood! Average Joes hang on to win 3-2.

B-Div: Pylons vs Vanier Voodoo...very high pace to this match. At 5-5 in the 3rd the Pylons finally solved Melanie Simard in the Voodoo net who was other-worldly in her effort today! Pylons win 7-5.

Super Saturday March 24 Highlights:

A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs Rebels...the a-Div is now being played as intended. Great skilled ball hickey and no drama lol! This one was tight and well played. 1-0 after one period for the Reds before the Rebels turned the table for a 4-3 lead after two. The Reds scored quickly early in the 3rd and hung on for a fun win. Ottawa Reds win 7-5.

B-Div: Average Joes vs The Flying Squirrels...the Joes were tested but kept first place. 5-5 after one and then won the 2nd for a 9-6 lead. The 3rd was even at 3-3. Average Joes win 12-9.

B-Div: Vanier Voodoo vs Perfect Blend...a slow start by Voodoo was the storyline that was the difference. Down 4-0 after one the Voodoo slowly crept back into this one only to come up one goal short in a fine comeback effort. Perfect Blend win 5-4.

B-Div: Pylons vs Net Master...the Net Masters seem to save their best for the Pylons. They piled up 50 shots on Shawn Pilon in the Pylons net, the most ever recorded for the Net Masters offence. It was 4-4 after two periods and 5-5 late before the Pylons scored two late for a nervy win. Pylons win 7-5.

A-Div: All Mesh vs Beastmode...another excellent a-Div game. 3-1 and 4-3 period break leads for the beasts. They hung on for a one goal win scoring late to breaks a 6-6 deadlock. Beastmode win 7-6.

Reminder no games Saturday March 10 and 17...play resumes Saturday, March 24

Enjoy March Break!

Super Saturday March 3 Highlights:

A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs All Mesh...a back and forth match. Reds were up 4-3 after one and the the difference maker took place in the 2nd as they increased the lead to 9-5 and never looked back with a strong 3rd too despite All Mesh giving a strong push back. Noticeable was Andrew Dubroy's 5 goals for the Reds. Ottawa Reds win 14-9.

A-Div: Rebels vs Beastmode...excellent skille match. Beastmode had the upper hand in the hands department with 3-0 and 6-2 period break leads. The passing on both teams was a pleasure to watch. Beastmode win 9-4.

B-Div: Perfect Blend vs The Flying Squirrels...the Blend jumped to a 3-0 first period lead. The Squirrels worked hard but did not get the bounces on offence. This was one of the Blends best games start to finish in quite some time. Perfect Blend win 8-3.

B-Div: Vanier Voodoo vs Net Masters...the Voodoo put in 4 in the first and they needed them as the 2nd period was scoreless. The Net Masters gathered confidence as the game wore on despite the slow start and not much luck on offence. The teams played a 2-2 3rd period. Vanier Voodoo win 6-2.

B-Div: Average Joes vs Pylons...the last game of the day was well anticipated as the two teams have been playing well of late. The last time the two met the Joes dominated. This time it was a complete reversal as the Pylons played their best yet. Pylons win 10-3.

Super Saturday February 24 Highlights:

A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs Beastmode...the Reds came out looking unbeatable with a 7-2 lead. But Beastmode turned it around and stunned the French Palace crowd with full comeback bid to win a wild one 10-9.

A-Div: Rebels vs All Mesh...All Mesh were looking foe their first win and were up 6-0 late looking for the rare OBBHA shut-out, but the Rebels scored on a penalty shot. All Mesh win 6-1.

B-Div: The Flying Squirrels vs Pylons...a great game. The Squirrels were up 3-2 after one and then the Pylons reversed that and were 5-4 after two. The teams ended up appropriately tied in the end. 6-6 tie.

B-Div: Vanier Voodoo vs Average Joes...this was a typical Joes game. Great goaltending and solid two way effort. The Voodoo could not get the offence untracked and could not score. Guy! Guy! Guy! with the shut-out!! Average Joes win 3-0.

B-Div: Net Masters vs Perfect Blend...Perfect Blend were up 2-1 after one and the two teams were in an evenly played match. However the Blend pulled away in the 2nd for a 5-2 and even more in the 3rd. Perfect Blend win 10-4.

Super Saturday February 10 Highlights:

A-Div: Rebels vs Ottawa Reds...the Reds had the offence going including the younger Kitchen scoring 4 goals. After a 4-2 first period lead the Reds tried pulling away but it was still in doubt late at 8-5 and the Rebels getting quality scoring chances. Empty netters put it away. Ottawa Reds win 10-5.

B-Div: Average Joes vs Net Masters...for two periods the Net Masters were close only down 3-1 and 5-2 at the breaks. They tired in the 3rd as the Joes used some stretch passes to their advantage. Average Joes win 9-4.

B-Div: Vanier Voodoo vs The Flying Squirrels...a string of surprising results started with this one. The surging Squirrels ran into a very well oiled Voodoo team that just did not make many mistakes in this one. Vanier Voodoo win 7-1.

B-Div: Perfect Blend vs Pylons...the Pylons looked like they were going to go on scoring binge early but then could not buy one. The Blend scored some very nice goals and lots of them. Perfect Blend win 10-5.

A-Div: Beastmode vs All Mesh...not much was expected from All Mesh as they were win-less and were missing their top player. But they were up with a well deserved 8-4 lead at one point and then hung of for a bit once it was tied 9-9, but had the better chances in the final minute of play. 9-9 tie

Super Saturday February 3 Highlights:

A-Div: All Mesh vs Ottawa Reds...this looked to be the game of the day, but the next one was. This was a close 2nd! An amazing game as the A-Div has all the French Palace fans on Super Saturday taking a peak at these extraordinary passing games. The Reds had the snipers working and then had to hold on as the All Mesh crew made a valiant comeback bid that came up just short. Ottawa Reds win 9-8.

A-Div: Beastmode vs Rebels...the Rebels have always brought out the best in people and their teams. This was no exception as Beastmode quickly picked that this was all about skill and great competition. As the game wore on there was nothing to differentiate the teams from the goalie out. The fans loved it and were buzzing play after play.The game ended in a very appropriate 5-5 tie.

B-Div: The Flying Squirrels vs Net Masters....the OBBHA game is very hard to play with a short bench and with unknown spares as the chemistry factor slowly fades away. So the Squirrels had the advantage from the get-go and won this one playing their style of game. Flying Squirrels win 12-2.

B-Div: Vanier Voodoo vs Pylons...game of the day on the B side! The Pylons were missing a couple of key components but jumped out to an early lead only to fall behind and then come back to tie things up 6-6 in the 3rd. Then with 1:45 remaining Dan Apt with a quick shot scored the winner for the orange-men. Pylons win 7-6.

B-Div: Average Joes vs Perfect Blend....the Blend were missing a couple of key snipers and this hurt their offence that never got untracked. The Joes simply slowly pulled away from start to finish. Average Joes win 10-2. 

Super Saturday January 27 Highlights:

A-Div: Beastmode vs Ottawa Reds...the Reds were out in front 3-0 early but Beastmode came back to tie before the Reds took a 4-3 lead into the 2nd. Beastmode had a huge 2nd for a 10-5 insurmountable lead. A close 3rd was played. Beastmode win 12-5.

A-Div: All Mesh vs Rebels...a wonderful passing game. All Mesh held period break leads of 2-0 and 5-4. But the Rebels scored a late winner with 1:02 left to take it. Rebels win 8-7.

B-Div: The Flying Squirrels vs Average Joes.....the Squirrels had the offence going again for 3-2 first perid lead and a strong 2nd for a 7-4 lead. Int the 3rd the Joes put on a push but came up short. Flying Squirrels win 8-6.

B-Div: Perfect Blend vs Vanier Voodoo...Voodoo were 3-1 after one. The Blend had a strong opening to the 2nd to tie it all up at 3-3, but Voodoo recovered and regained the lead 6-4 heading into the final stanza. The teams played a solid two way 2-2 tie in the 3rd so the Voodoo preserved their lead. Vanier Voodoo win 8-6.

B-Div: Net Masters vs Pylons...a great way to finish the day! Two teams having fun in a very close barn-burner. Pylons kept getting leads but the Net Masters always clawed their way back into it. Finally at the end the Pylons hung on for a nervy one goal win. Pylons win 9-8.

Super Saturday January 20 Highlights:

A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs Rebels...this was a wonderful game. Hard working with many great plays. Goalies were on their game big-time. After two periods it was 1-0 for the Ottawa Reds. In the 3rd the pace continued at a great pace. Late in the game with the Reds up 3-2 on a rifle shot by Ben Gagnon the Rebels came on strong. The Rebels had a goal missed the replays will show but did not complain and just focused in trying to tie it up and then with their goalie pulled they tied it up with 7-seconds left. Very fun game! 3-3.

A-Div:The Flying Squirrels vs Perfect Blend...the Squirrels offence was on today! Perfect blend is known for their offence and they scored some goals, but the red squirrels had it all going today! Flying Squirrels win 11-6.

B-Div: Pylons vs Average Joes...the first was close at 1-1. The Average Joes took a 3-1 lead in the 2nd and increased it to 5-3 early in the 3rd. Then the pylons struck quickly for 2-goals to close it to 5-3. But the Joes capitalized on some chances to put it away. Average Joes win 8-4.

B-Div: Net Masters vs Vanier Voodoo...Net Masters had a little step on the Voodoo for the first two periods but heading into the final period it was tied up 3-3. The Voodoo new signing of Cameron Parker came to an early bonus as he was a factor on offence in the 3rd period for several goals for the hard earned win. Vanier Voodoo win 7-5.

A-Div: All Mesh vs Beastmode...this was a perfect game. Everyone went hard and made great plays. Beastmode held a first period lead of 5-2 but All Mesh would not go away. At one point they closed to within 5-4. But then Beatmode jumped back out to an 8-4 lead after two. In the 3rd All mesh made it 8-6, but a late goal put it away. Beastmode win 9-6.

Saturday OBBHA Teams......Another great season is  underway, 

This season we have a couple of new initiatives to stimulate some positive vibes with the OBBHA.

See below as John will follow up and provide specifics before the start of your game.

Thank you in advance for sharing items B and C with your players.

A. Stats

Team captains or designated statistician will have the option to keep track of team stats. HOW? see below.

After each game:

1-On the home page under  STATISTICS / WINTER 2018 on the bottom left click on your respective league/division statistic link

2-Input team Roster in your respective "Team Sheet/Label"  You only need to enter the player once. Keep adding the players as they show up (max 20 per team)

3-Input number of goals and assists by each player on a game per game basis

B. OBBHA Weekly Hockey Pool

Hockey experts, we got something for you!

In an attempt to create a buzz and raise funds to enable underprivileged kids to play ball hockey, we came up with the following idea.

Why not create a weekly hockey pool, using the same concept as Pro Picks (Proline) where you have a chance to win every week!!

-Every week, you have the chance to win a 50$ giftcard from Canadian Tire

-20$ to join / pay John directly or send money transfer to "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

-Submit your weekly picks before the deadline (5 minutes before first scheduled game on Saturday)

-Pick the winner / 1 point per game 

-Tie breaker is "TOTAL GOALS of CBC Featured game of the week (Saturday 7pm) 

-1 winner / per week (Most points)

-Join anytime

 Week 1 / Saturday January 20th Selection Form - Deadline 12:55 EST 

C. Live Streams and game archives

 All your games are available on the following link

OBBHA LIVE STREAM

Please feel free if you have any questions.

Please forward to your team members

 

Bigger, Better and Stronger in 2018, thanks to you guys and your efforts!

Opening Day for Winter 2018 Super Saturday January 13 Highlights:

A-Div: Ottawa Reds vs All Mesh...Dubroy of Andrew was looking forward to this match-up all Holidays! Always a fun time when he meets up with his All Mesh friends on the other side of the ledger. And he was the first star of the game scoring 4 goals. All Mesh gave it the old defending champ try but came up just short. Ottawa Reds win 8-6.

A-Div: Rebels vs Beastmode....Stephane Portelance and his crew always come up with a different name each session. Beastmode looked to be firing on all cyclinders. The Rebels were a little short benched for this calibre of play and this showed on the scoreboard. Beastmode win 10-4.

B-Div: Pylons vs The Flying Squirrels...both teams have high hopes for this session, or at least high five for a good time. A very even game and tough to score in as the teams played a very tight checking game. 2-0 and 2-1 at the period breaks for the Pylons. The teams opened it up a bit late in the game so some goals were scored, but the Pylons came out on top. Pylons win 5-3.

B-Div: Perfect Blend vs Net Masters...two veteran teams now looking to work off the Xmas excesses! And it was goal scoring that was in excess for this wild game. 4-3 and 9-8 at the period breaks for the Net Masters. In the 3rd the teams focussed on defence and only 3 goals were scored after the wild first 2 periods. Perfect Blend kept playing from behind but kept coming back. an appropriate ending 10-10 tie.

B-Div: Average Joes s Vanier Voodoo...both teams looking for larger benches for each and every game to help with lung capacities. The benches were full and the game had a great pace to it. The score was indicative of the game. Guy Saumure in the Average Joes net was the difference. Average Joes win 7-2.

The last Super Saturday of 2017 before we return on Saturday, January 13th for the Super Winter Saturday Session!

Super Saturday December 9 Highlights:

Vanier Voodoo vs Ottawa Reds...Ryan Girgrah with the well deserved shut-out!! Ottawa Reds win 7-0.

Wings vs Net Masters...Craig Bowman was looking for the shut-out too! But just missed as the Net Masters scored a late one. Wings win 11-1.

Average Joes vs The Flying Squirrels...predicted to be a close one. The Squirrels were up 2-0 after one period, The Joes scored 3 in the 2nd for a 3-2 advantage. The Squirrels tied it up 3-3 on a penalty shot early in the 3rd. Then with the Squirrels up 4-3 the Joes pulled the goalie and tied it up with 15-seconds left in the game. 4-4 tie.

Garbage Men vs Rebels...contrasting styles. Pass first Rebels vs the Mach 80 forecheck of the G-Men. A close game as goals were scored in bunches by both teams. Rebels held period break leads of 4-3 and 6-5. The Rebels got one early in the 3rd to make it 7-5 but the G-Men never gave up and potted a pair to knot everything up. 7-7 tie.

Perfect Blend vs Dragons...the streaky Blend vs the talented Dragons. The Perfect Blend played well and kept up while scoring some nice snipes, but the Dragons moved the ball a little better and capitalized on lots of their chances. Dragons win 12-8.

Pylons vs Cool Runnings...Pylons were the underdogs for this match-up. They jumped to a 2-0 lead but found themselves down 3-2 by the end of the 1st period. Cool Runnings expanded on the lead in the 2nd to 7-4 and then played a smart 3rd for the win. Cool Runnings win 10-5.

All Mesh vs Tinder Stalkers...great pair to meet to end the Fall session. TS were up 3-2 after one period and then 6-2 after 2 periods. TS played great defence the rest of the way. Tinder Stalkers win 7-2.

All Mesh finish first and win the Fall Session! Congrats!!