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Opinion

Smith column: Vaughan demands test change as Sheffield Wednesday share Ron and Regis memories

‘We’re going to win 5-4’, the barmy army song goes.

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Liam Kirk scores - but can he make the ultimate step up

Simmsey column: Can prospect Liam Kirk fill the boots of Sheffield Steelers’ Robert Dowd?

Wherever there is a crisis there is a solution.

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Supporters

Martin Smith: Ken’s in the wrong camp with stance on sex and football

Poor old Ken Tomlinson.

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Dinner with the Steelers - at the back end of a very long day

Captain’s log: Jonathan Phillips on a long travel day to Belarus with Sheffield Steelers

Jonathan Phillips diary of events

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Mathieu Roy celebrates - lets hope he does the same on Friday

Simmsey column: Sheffield Steelers - for Queen and country!

So off to Belarus we go - what a trip, what a test and what opponents we face, especially the hosts Minsk. Full of KHL talent, playing in a fantastic 9000 seat facility.

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Centreman Andreas Valdix with wingers Robert Dowd (left) and Levis Nelson (right) Pic: Dean Woolley.

Simmsey column: The Manchester Storm prank that backfired when Sheffield Steelers came to town

When you think of last season’s epic play off game winning goal you think Robert Dowd and Levi Nelson, don’t you?

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Steelers shut out Nottingham

Simmsey column: Sheffield Steelers players, coach and fans should be one big team

I sit here typing on Wednesday morning. The morning after the night before, as they say. And what a night before!

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Kid Galahad - avoided talent

Dennis Hobson column: Kid Galahad should be Sheffield’s next world champion

Kid Galahad - a great, yet avoided fighter with a sparkling 23+0 record. The guy needs a break to get to the big time. If you were promoting him how would you get him to the world status he craves?

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Paul Thompson running the bench  - he needs to revert to type, says Simms

Simmsey column: Sheffield Steelers coach and players should show their ‘dark’ side

I’ve been accused of many things over the years; they say I am old school, no niceties, straight to the point, get the job done whatever it takes.

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Oops - a Blades printing blunder

Smith column: You won’t find us laughing at Sheffield United’s printing error

As gaffes go it’s a stonker.

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Mikka Franssila

Releasing Brady will be good for him

So the changes begin with the news on Wednesday that Paul Thompson had released forward Brady Ramsay and signed Finnish defencemen Mikka Franssila

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Zack Fitzgerald

Simmsey column: Zack and Levi are the ultimate ice warriors

“They don’t make them like them anymore” – that’s what the Steelers head coach Paul Thompson said to me on Sunday after two players, Levi Nelson and Zack Fitzgerald went that little bit further for their team.

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England's Joe Root walks off after defeat during day five of the Ashes Test match at The Gabba, Brisbane.

Martin Smith column: Ashes nightmare lifted by memories of Vaughan and Pele

It’s 6am. It’s dark, winter’s blowing at the window and you’re ready to hit the snooze button.

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Sheffield Steelers' home

Sheffield Arena is the perfect place for the Continental Cup final (fingers crossed)

Sheffield Steelers are in the final of the 2018 IIHF Continental Cup after an amazing adventure in Denmark.

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Owls Carlos Carvalhal on the touch-line....Pic Steve Ellis

Martin Smith column: Carlos Carvalhal needs a break to survive at Sheffield Wednesday

In the past it has proved to be the beginning of the end.

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Wednesdayites at Hillsborough earlier this season

A hefty price to pay for Wednesdayites in chase for success - Liam Hoden’s Sheffield Wednesday column

It is a well worn line that it is particularly expensive to follow Sheffield Wednesday.

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Jeff Astle

Martin Smith: Football demential issue needs tackling to safeguard our kids

Industrial disease.

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Colton Fretter - best sirloin steak

Simmsey column: Sheffield Steelers should leave Mathieu Roy out

This weekend the Steelers are in Denmark to play in the Continental Cup. We do so with the biggest squad that the club has ever used for a tournament like this and that’s why I think we should leave Mathieu Roy at home.

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Mathieu Roy battles for possession around the Cardiff Devils' goal

Sheffield Steelers: I’m not wearing rose tinted glasses says Simmsey

There are a few stats being branded around right now about. Factually correct I guess but perhaps requiring a little background.

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Leon Clarke of Sheffield Utd celebrates scoring the fourth goal during the Championship match at Bramall Lane

Martin Smith column: Lose the hate and love Leon - the Owls and Blades goal machine

Sometimes you just have to say ‘well done’, no prevarication or tribal truculence appropriate.

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