Belfast Giants Leave It Late To Stun Stars

Belfast Giants v Dundee Stars - Elite League
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The Stena Line Belfast Giants returned to winning ways with a 2-1 home win on Friday over the Dundee Stars. Goals from Mark Garside and Kyle Baun earned the Giants a first Elite League win of the season.

Both sides will go toe-to-toe again on Saturday when the Stars host the Giants at the Dundee Ice Arena. Tyler Beskorowany started in the Giants net with Francis Beauvillier, Matt Towe and Andrew Dickson missing for the hosts.

Stars Take Early Lead

The visitors took an early lead in Belfast when Matt Marquardt slid the puck past Beskorowany at 4:30, assisted by Brian Hart and Lukas Lundvald Nielsen.

Garside Grabs Equaliser

Mark Garside posted the equalising goal right at the end of the middle period. Garside’s shot took a deflection on it’s way into the Stars net at 38:55.

Baun Nets Late Winner

The Giants final period pressure paid off at 56:19 when Kyle Baun redirected Guillaume Gelinas’ shot low in the Dundee goal.
Final Score:

Stena Line Belfast Giants 2-1 Dundee Stars
Belfast Giants v Dundee Stars - Elite League

Giants Man of the Match:

#12 Kyle Baun (Game Winning Goal)

Next Up?

The Giants travel to face the Dundee Stars away on Saturday, face-off 7pm. Next up at home is back-to-back games in Belfast against the Milton Keynes Lightning on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th October. Both games face-off 7pm at The SSE Arena.

Tickets are now on sale from ticketmaster.ie as well as from the Arena Box Office in person or by calling 028 9073 9074.
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