the rhythm can be in hockey to the factor. Just when a Play-off-series, is often the speech. Prior to the duel in Munich against Berlin, the polar bears claimed to have a run. The master, on the other hand, does not supply at least a lot of what was mainly due to the fact that he had to place in the main round only once, nine days rest. In this time, the polar bears put the visitors in front in the Pre-Play-offs against the Straubing Tigers of self-confidence and felt so ready for higher tasks. You don't put on Wednesday night in the Olympic ice skating centre also evidence, however, it was in the first quarter-final for the victory. According to 10:18 minutes of extra time Justin Shugg scored for the hosts in the 3:2 (0:0, 0:0, 2:2/1:0)-success and thus to the 1:0 lead in the series after the mode "Best-of-seven". The second duel will take place on Friday in Berlin.
Only 4130 spectators had gathered for a Play-off-Start of the master. Many Fans knew from experience that the first games of a series for RB Munich are often difficult. Twice, the Team of Don Jackson had to learn the against the polar bears, 2017 and 2018, they lost the opener at home. In the previous year, there was also in the first quarter-final, against Bremerhaven, a defeat. Careful, the Munich went to the game on Wednesday. The Berliner, however, were against it. And so a duel was developed for Play-off games is considered to be typical: Concentrated, structured, and disciplined – both Teams occurred.
Munich win by a Majority gate in the extension
Although this is not agreed with the discipline then. Both teams took a few penalties, which it would not have used actually. Numbers, but could neither Munich nor Berlin first, decisive accents. In the process, Don Jackson had entrusted his new assistant coach Clement Jodoin extra with the task, the snap already in the main round rather weak Powerplay. Commonly referred to today as the biggest merit Jodoins in Berlin, that he was able to achieve during his head coach activity at the polar bears at the beginning of the season, in this respect, a significant improvement. And also in Munich, which should be on Wednesday once again topic.
After 40 minutes of zero status but first of all, on both sides. Then the game took a sudden journey. Sean Backman brought the polar bears the lead, but the Berlin striker deflected a shot by Brendan Ranford. 63 seconds later Frank wall offset for Munich and a further 89 seconds after that, led the guests again, this time Ranford had taken.
and Then had the Berlin game and opponents well in hand. They defended expertly, and put stitches the Counter-attack again and again the needle. However, the Munich increased the pressure and came by Justin Shugg a good five minutes before the end of the regular season to 2:2. After that, the Team of Don Jackson pushed for the winning goal, but the more fell before the final siren of the third period.More about
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In overtime, the polar bears had the first Chance of the 3:2, in spite of superior Numbers they could not decide the game. Better made it a little later, the Munich – in their sixth Powerplay, they had done it then but. Shugg did then celebrate. The polar bears did not leave the Munich-based hall, however, disappointed, much had been to the Surprise. "The have made the goal as it missed. But we played well,“ said Martin Buchwieser in Magenta sports. At least this should make the people of Berlin for the coming duels courage. (Tsp)