The Canterbury Red Devils play in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League (NZIHL) which was formed in 2005.
Located in Christchurch, the Red Devils are the 2009 NZIHL Champions and finalists in 2007 and 2008.
The SKYCITY Stampede is a team in the New Zealand Ice Hockey League.
Based in Queenstown, New Zealand and founded in 2005, the SKYCITY Stampede have won five championships (2005, 2006, 2015, 2016 and 2017) and have placed runners-up three times (2009, 2011 and 2012).
The West Auckland Admirals were formed in 2005 during the inaugural year of the New Zealand Ice Hockey League.
The league boasted four teams initially with two from Auckland, one from Southern (Queenstown) and one from Canterbury. The league expanded to five teams with the addition of Dunedin in 2008.