Game Preview: Newcastle Northstars vs Adelaide Adrenaline

Game Date: Sunday 5th May, 2019, 4:00 pm
Teams: Newcastle Northstars vs Adelaide Adrenaline
Venue: Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Newcastle

This will be the first game in the series this year between the Adelaide Adrenaline and the Newcastle Northstars. Last season, Newcastle Northstars lead the series 3 wins to 1.

The Adelaide Adrenaline last played on Saturday 4th May, 2019 in Sydney against the Sydney Ice Dogs, with the Adelaide Adrenaline losing 0 – 8. Glen Forbes-White stopped 32 of the 40 shots he faced, for a save percentage of 0.800% and a Goals Against Average of 0.00.

The Newcastle Northstars last played on Saturday 4th May, 2019 in Newcastle against the Perth Thunder, with the Newcastle Northstars winning 5 – 3. Robert Malloy scored 1 goal and 1 assist, and Dominik Gabaj scored 1 goal and 1 assist in the victory. Dominik Gabaj scored the game winning goal at 11:17 of the 3rd period, assisted by Richard Tesarik and Robert Malloy.

Newcastle Northstars 2019 SEASON COMPARISON Adelaide Adrenaline
3-0-0-0 W-L-OTW-OTL 0-5-0-0
OTL-L-W-W-W Last Five Games L-L-L-L-L
15 Goals For 12
6 Goals Against 32
2 / 9 (22.22%) Power Play 2 / 20 (10%)
0 / 10 (100%) Penalty Kill 8 / 16 (50%)

Saturday 18th August, 2018 at Hunter Ice Skating Stadium, Newcastle

Newcastle Northstars 3 4 3 10
Adelaide Adrenaline 1 1 2 4

Scoring Summary:
Newcastle Northstars: Sammy Banga 3G 3A for 6pts. Zane Jones 2G 5A for 7pts. Sam Lawson 1G 3A for 4pts. Nicholas Rivait 1G 2A for 3pts. Robert Malloy 1G for 1pt. Matt Wetini 1G for 1pt. Hamish Powell 1G for 1pt. Joseph Harcharik 1A for 1pt. Robert Haselhurst 1A for 1pt. Tim Stanger 1A for 1pt. Patrick Ward 1A for 1pt. Mathew Lindsay 1A for 1pt.
Adelaide Adrenaline: Zachary Boyle 1G for 1pt. Nathaniel Benson 1G for 1pt. Josef Rezek 1G for 1pt. Ales Kratoska 1G for 1pt. Corey Stringer 1A for 1pt. Ryan Foll 1A for 1pt. Harley Anderson 1A for 1pt. Steve Best 1A for 1pt.
Goalie Statistics:
Dayne Davis (W) 27 saves on 31 shots (0.871 SV%)
Sebastian Andersson (L) 26 saves on 36 shots (0.722 SV%)

Newcastle Northstars HEAD TO HEAD STATISTICS (since 2005) Adelaide Adrenaline
18-9-6-4 Head to Head (W-L-OTW-OTL) 9-18-4-6
12-4-7-0 Head To Head At Hunter Ice Skating Stadium (W-L-OTW-OTL) 4-12-0-7
153 / 123 Goals For / Goals Against 123 / 153
89 / 61 Goals For / Goals Against At Hunter Ice Skating Stadium 61 / 89