Belfast Giants clinch Challenge Cup Group A after beating Dundee Stars
Belfast are three points clear in the Elite League standings and have clinched Group A with a 5-2 victory over Dundee.
Last Updated: 25/11/12 9:02am
Belfast Giants have moved three points clear in the Elite League standings and clinched Challenge Cup Group A with a 5-2 victory over Dundee Stars.
Sami Ryhanen fired the home side ahead early on, but Scotland born Mark Garside levelled the match prior to the end of the first period.
Goals from Andrew Fournier, a second from Garside and another from Jeff Mason put the visitors inside the space of 10 second period minute put Belfast in control of the contest.
Mike Wirll pulled one back for the Stars on a five on three powerplay, but the Giants had the final say with Craig Peacock's short-hand goal completing the scoring.
The Giants have now won three of their last five matches away from home while the Stars have now suffered three straight defeats.