The Stena Line Belfast Giants are pleased to announce the signings of British pairing, forward Mark Garside and defenceman Davey Phillips! Both players are vital parts of the Team GB national squad and will be returning to Belfast for the 2013/14 Elite League Season.
Mark Garside, 24, posted six goals and 18 assists, good for 24 points last season and was also awarded the ‘Unsung Hero’ Award by the Giants Fans. The 2013/14 season will be Garside’s fourth as a Belfast Giant following four previous years spent with the Edinburgh Capitals.
Davey Phillips has put pen to paper for his third season in a Giants jersey following an impressive return to Belfast in the 2012/13 season. Phillips first played for the Giants in 2008/09 and played in North America, Australia, Denmark & Coventry before returning to Belfast for the 2012/13 Season. Last season Phillips, 25, scored 5 goals and added 18 assists in 52 games played for the Giants.