Halla and Cranes kick off 4 game Day at 13:00
Halla took the first game 3-1, but late third period heroics from the duo of Jeff LoVecchio and Shunsuke Shigeno gave the Cranes a 4-3 decision.
15:30 Harmony in Hachinohe
Choir Boys Blades showed Sakhalin all the pleasantness one would extend to a guest on the way to a 3-2 win. Logan Stephenson and Sergejs Pecura get to sit out today’s game after getting game misconducts yesterday.
16:30 High1 and Eagles wrap 3 game series
High1 is coming off an exciting 4-3 shootout victory against the Nippon Paper Cranes. Meanwhile, the Eagles look for their first win in four games after being swept by Halla yesterday in Sapporo.
The last time these two met, Oji scored 4 in a row in the third to snatch a 6-4 come from behind win.
17:00 Enter the Dragon Part 2
The China Dragon pulled of an overtime win by scoring 3 straight goals including a sweet finish by Matti Naatanen to seal the game. With a win today the Dragon can get out of the basement. With a win the Killer Whales can move into a tie for 7th spot.