The Sydney Ice Dogs will face the Adelaide Adrenaline this weekend for the first time this season in back to back games. The games are two of the four meetings the teams with have this the season.
The Ice Dogs fell to the Thunder last Saturday in a physical game by a score of 4-1. Newly returned forward Billy Cliff scored the only goal for the Dogs but despite the loss, the team played hard and were without key players including forward Ellesse Carini and defensemen Tomas Manco and Andrew White.
Adelaide fell to the Melbourne Ice on Saturday by a score of 5-2 and again on Sunday by a score of 8-5.
The last time the two teams met, Sydney defeated Adelaide by a score of 9-8 in an energetic and fast paced game.
Following the May 6th and 7th contests, the Ice Dogs and Adrenaline will play against each other on the following dates: May 13th and July 16th.