Pittsburgh had artificial ice at the Duquesne Gardens prior to 1900
First indoor skating rink, circa 1890
First profesonal league with paid players ($35 per week).
The legendary Shamrock sweater
Captain of the
Pittsburgh Yellow Jackets,
1923-24 United States
The "Donut man" played
FIRST PRO LEAGUE
featured the Calumet Miners, Houghton-Portage Lakers, Miuchign Soo Indians, Canadian Soo and the Pittsburgh Pros
Special thanks to
Check it out!
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 8-10
DON'T MISS OPENING NIGHT!
The Steel take on the MLRH UK Champions,
the Leicester Dragons followed by:
The Chicago Dogs, who will join the MLRH Super League this Summer, take on the MLRH Europe Champions Champions,
the Mannheim Stars
Adults $5.00 (3-day tournament pass $10.00)
12& Under $3.00 (3-day tournament pass $6.00)
Family Admission (Parents & all children) $10.00
Family 3-Day pass: $20.00
Youth team pass $50.00
Bring your youth team to see the some of the world's top players!
Pass admits up to 15 players plus coaches and player's parents.
Up to 50 in your group for $50
Major League Roller Hockey's
World Championship Tournament
is set for the Murrysville SportsZone
May 8-10 with a worldwide group of teams
battling it out for a title and $10,000 in full-contact pro action.
"Come out and support your
team as we take on the world
in a very special event."
Pittsburgh Steel Captain
Everybody is going to be in Murrysville..
Back in the Slapshot era
of hockey, Bob Sullivan was the American Hockey League Rookie of the year who went on to a 20+ goal season with the Harttford Whalers. Now Sully is into roller hockey big time and he's bringing his Mannheim Stars to the World Championships.
will be there...
William is one of the
great announcers in
hockey (shown above
in a European hockey broadcast) and he
will lend his voice and
wit to the event. This
guy has forgotten more about hockey than we will ever know and is a fountain of hockey trivia. William
still loves the old Birmingham Bulls of the WHL.
Will Espey, an origional cast member of "Slapshopt" will be there...
Will will share stories of the inside scoop in the making of one of the great sports movies of all time.
will be there...
One of the Bikini Hockey Babes will be there to
help host the Saturday
One of roller hockey's great
characters...Mick is bringing his Leicester Dragons from England. The charming rascal is everybody's
Roller Hockey TV will be there with the sports first ever
We're going all out with multi-camera coverage of the games, interviews and updates plus coverage of the off-rink fun as well...
Don't miss this world-wide hockey party...
The official site of Major League Roller Hockey's Pittsburgh Steel
MLRH Commissioner Doug Jones will do the play-by-play coverage and keep you up to date on all of the action...come out and be a part of the show...