Game Date: Sunday 5th August, 2018
Teams: Melbourne Ice vs Adelaide Adrenaline
Venue: O’Brien Group Arena, Melbourne
This will be the fourth and final game of the year between these two teams. Melbourne Ice lead the series 3 wins to 0.
The Adelaide Adrenaline last played on Saturday 4th August, 2018 in Melbourne against the Melbourne Mustangs, with the Adelaide Adrenaline losing 4 – 5 in a shootout. Corey Stringer scored 1 goal and 1 assist, and Ales Kratoska scored 1 goal and 1 assist in the loss. Sebastian Andersson stopped 45 of the 49 shots he faced, for a save percentage of 0.918 and a goals against average of 4.
The Melbourne Ice last played on Sunday 29th July, 2018 in Melbourne against the Newcastle Northstars, with the Melbourne Ice losing 3 – 4 in a shootout. Thomas Powell scored 2 goals, and Nate Fleming scored 1 goal in the loss. Jaden Pine-Murphy stopped 30 of the 33 shots he faced, for a save percentage of 0.909 and a goals against average of 3.06.
2018 SEASON COMPARISON
|W-OTL-L-L-OTL||Last Five Games||L-W-L-L-OTL|
|9 / 75 (12%)||Power Play||14 / 82 (17.07%)|
|10 / 68 (85.29%)||Penalty Kill||18 / 72 (75%)|
LAST GAME BETWEEN ICE AND ADRENALINE
Sunday 6th May, 2018 at IceArenA, Adelaide
Melbourne Ice: Dillon Lawrence 1G 2A for 3pts. Dylan Anderson 1G 2A for 3pts. Nate Fleming 1G 2A for 3pts.
Adelaide Adrenaline: Alex Adams 1G 2A for 3pts. Josef Rezek 1G 1A for 2pts. Steve Best 1G for 1pt. Ales Kratoska 2A for 2pts. Harley Anderson 1A for 1pt.
Michael James (W) 26 saves on 29 shots (0.897 SV%)
Sebastian Andersson (L) 38 saves on 41 shots (0.927 SV%)
HEAD TO HEAD STATISTICS (since 2005)
|21-8-7-3||Head to Head (W-L-OTW-OTL)||8-21-3-7|
|10-3-2-1||Head To Head At O’Brien Group Arena (W-L-OTW-OTL)||3-10-1-2|
|164 / 119||Goals For / Goals Against||119 / 164|
|76 / 48||Goals For / Goals Against At O’Brien Group Arena||48 / 76|