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The Milton Keynes Lightning announce today that Stanislav Lascek has left the club.Stano, 28, signed for the Lightning in the summer of 2013 after four seasons playing in the French leagues.  Prior to that he was drafted to the NHL in 2005 by the Tampa Bay Lightning.  He has also represented Slovakia at U20 in…

The Milton Keynes Lightning are delighted to confirm the signing of Chris Wiggins from the Bracknell Bees. Affectionately known as ‘Wiggy’, the 27 year old forward played for the Lightning in the 2012-13 season, bringing to an end a three year tenure with Basingstoke Bison. He quickly endeared himself to Lightning supporters with his uncompromising…

The Milton Keynes Lightning can announce that the player who completes their roster for the 2014-15 season is Czech forward Milan Kostourek, signed from Polish side Cracovia Krakow, in the country’s top ice hockey league. Milan began his playing career at HC Ceske Budejovice, around 120km south of Prague and in the 2000-01 and 2001-01…

With fixtures now announced and their return to the Thunderdome closing in, the Milton Keynes Lightning ice hockey team can confirm the name of their penultimate player signing in the form of Czech defenceman Petr Horava. Petr, 29, was born in Kladno around 30km north west of the Czech capital, Prague. He began his hockey…

The Milton Keynes Lightning have named the final two British members of their roster for the 2014-15 season, confirming that defenceman Ben Russell and forward Ross Bowers will both return for the team’s upcoming campaign. Ben, 20, is a product of the Milton Keynes youth hockey system, having begun to play with MK Storm. In…

As a team with a proven track record for developing young talent, the Milton Keynes Lightning ice hockey club is delighted to confirm they have secured the services of much-admired young forward Lewis Hook for the 2014-15 season. He moves to Milton Keynes from local rivals the Peterborough Phantoms. Lewis, who will celebrate his 18th…

The netminding partnership of Stephen Wall and Jordan Hedley will return for the Milton Keynes Lightning next season, with a superb blend of youth and experience which will be vital in what’s expected to be an extremely competitive league. The 2014-15 season will be Stephen Wall’s third consecutive year with the Lightning, in the latest…

Milton Keynes Lightning are delighted to confirm that the 2014-15 season will see forward Leigh Jamieson return to the club for a sixth successive season in MK colours. Barring any unforeseen events, the coming campaign should see MK-born Leigh pass the joint landmarks of 350 games played in Lightning colours and 750 senior games at…

After a season and a half the Milton Keynes Lightning will this summer say goodbye to Finnish forward Janne Jokila. Janne arrived in Milton Keynes in January 2013 to replace Nick Poole on the ice when Lightning’s Head Coach announced his retirement from playing. Janne has played 81 games in Lightning colours and scored 99…

The club’s End of Season Awards on Sunday was the ideal setting for the Milton Keynes Lightning to begin their programme of player signing announcements, in front of a packed attendance of supporters. General Manager Vito Rausa confirmed the names of no fewer than eight players who will form the nucleus of the team that…

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