Energija Elektrenai defeated Gelezinis Vilkas with three goals from Zidkovas 4-1
In today’s game Iron Wolf Vilnius received the leader Energija Elektrenai. The guests wanted after the 2-5 home defeat against the Hockey Punks back to the winning road.
Accordingly, the guests set off immediately, and had the first good chances. iron Wolf was able to keep up well for a long time, but the big opportunities did not materialize. Finally, the first third went without goals in the first break.
On average, there were penalties on both sides for the time being. The pressure of the guests became however ever stronger. With much speed and good game, it was before the gate of Petiul. After a well-played move from Aliukonis to Baltrukonis, he continues to Zidkovas, which brings Energija 1-0 lead (36.). Shortly thereafter Iron Wolf had to survive in a playoff game without a goal. Energija continued to put pressure on Zidkovas and one second before half-time, after a perfect pass from Aliukonis, scored the 2-0.
When Aliukoni scored the 3-0 for Energija in the final period after 19 seconds, that was the preliminary decision in this game. However, the players from Elektrenai acted too impetuously after that goal and Iron Wolf had three (!) Power plays in a row. The goal failed again this time. Only when the penalty for Energija had expired, Iron Wolf came to the goal – Boroska shorted to 1-3 (53.). The final point in this match made Zidkovas, who scored the final score of 4-1 with his third goal (58.). With this victory, Energija is one point behind Kaunas in second place, Iron Wolf remains fourth.
Gelezinis Vilkas vs Energija Elektrenai 1-4 (0-0, 0-2, 1-2)