In 1995 the Arctic Blast were replaced by the Minnesota Blue Ox before the Arctic Blast came out of hibernation to returned to the RHI in 1996.The Blue Ox had a lot of the Arctic Blast players on their Roster with some new faces. The Blue Ox played there 1995 season home games at Aldrich Arena in Maplewood, MN. After a 13-11-0 regular season (second in the Central), Minnesota was the fourth-seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs. The Blue Ox were quickly eliminated however in two games (best-of 3 series) by the fifth-seeded New Jersey Rockin' Rollers. Following the 1996 season the Arctic Blast would not return to the RHI and then in 1998 the RHI took a leave of absence and return in 1999 with the Minnesota Blue Ox returning, but RHI folded after the 1999 season. They attempted to come back in 2000 as Major League Hockey (MLH), but they couldn't get things together to start the season.
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