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07-29-2014, 11:00 PM
Iain Fyffe
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Originally Posted by Uncle Rotter View Post
So to clear: a link to field hockey, but no known links to bandy aka hockey-on-ice
Per On the Origin of Hockey, bandy was simply another word for ice hockey at the time. And per J-P Martel, the author, ice hockey in England was at least sometimes played using field hockey rules. So assuming that's correct, that's a common link to bandy.

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