Stena Line Belfast Giants vs Coventry Blaze: The Numbers
This Saturday sees the Stena Line Belfast Giants face the Coventry Blaze in the Elite League Playoff Semi-Final at the National Ice Centre, face-off 5pm. Here are all the ‘The Numbers’ and game night info you need for this GIANT weekend!
Saturday vs Coventry
All time record: 94 games, 46-32-6-1-9, 302 goals for, 270 goals against, 7-3 in last 10 games, 5-3 season record.
Giants top scorers vs Coventry: Sandrock 8 points (1+7), Kompon 7 points (4+3), Sawada 7 points (3+4), Shields 7 points (1+6)
Blaze top scorers vs Belfast: Goertzen 7 points (3+4), Lee 5 points (3+2), DaCosta 5 points (1+4)
Giants powerplay vs Coventry: 16.1% (5-for-31)
Blaze powerplay vs Belfast: 18.4% (7-for-38)
Blaze powerplay this season: 12.7% (9th in the league)
Blaze penalty kill this season: 82.2% (6th in the league)
Stephen Murphy career vs Coventry: 26-8-2-1, 2.57 GAA, .915 SV%, 1 SO
Carsen Chubak career vs Coventry: 3-2, 1.81 GAA, .922 SV%, 1 SO
Brian Stewart career vs Belfast: 3-5, 2.76 GAA, .923 SV%, 0 SO
Power Play: Overall – 21.7% (2nd overall)
Penalty Kill: Overall – 80.1% (8th overall)
Other Stats & Milestones
Robby Sandrock 1 goal from 50 as a Giant.
Robby Sandrock 4 points from 200 as a Giant.
Mark Garside 2 assists from 100 as a Giant.
Ray Sawada 9 goals from 100 career.
David Phillips 4 points from 200 career.
Evan Cheverie 7 goals from 100 as a Giant.
Calvin Elfring 15 games from 1,000 career.
Stephen Murphy 10 games from 700 career.
Craig Peacock 2 goals from tying George Awada for 2nd all time.
Nathan Robinson 4 goals from 200 career.
Tickets for the Playoff Finals can be purchased via the Nottingham Arena by clicking here.
Laverys Bar, the official Fanzone of the Stena Line Belfast Giants, will be showing the Playoff Finals LIVE throughout Saturday and Sunday. The games will be on TV via Premier Sports/Setanta Sports and you can listen to Saturday’s game online from 4:45pm thanks to BBC Sport NI with Nigel Ringland and Kevin Saurette on commentary!