March 6, 2000 |
Nick Andersson scored unassisted in the second period to help the Chicago Wolves defeat the Ice Dogs, 5-3, Sunday and stop Long Beach's six-game road winning streak. Chicago's Steve Larouche tied the score, 2-2, with a power-play goal at 4:45 of the second period. Steve Maltais put the Wolves ahead to stay with a goal at 7:34. Rod Aldoff, Doug Ast and Allan Egeland scored for the Ice Dogs. Chicago's Andrei Trefilov stopped 33 shots for the win. Nikolai Khabibulin of the Ice Dogs made 35 saves.
March 12, 2000
Despite a 36-20 edge in shots, the Ice Dogs fell to the Kansas City Blades, 4-3, on Saturday night at the Long Beach Arena. The Ice Dogs were unable to capitalize on any of their eight power-play opportunities. Michal Pivonka had a goal and an assist for Kansas City, with Dave Chyzowski scoring the goal that gave the Blades a 4-2 lead at 12:43 of the third period on the power play.
March 28, 2000
Record--38-28-7 (third place in IHL's Western Conference, four points behind Utah). This week's schedule--Host Manitoba, Wednesday and Friday; host Milwaukee, Saturday. Last week's results--Lost to Utah, 3-2, Wednesday; defeated Utah, 4-2, Friday; defeated Detroit, 4-1, Saturday; defeated Detroit, 4-0, Sunday. Goalkeeper Nikolai Khabibulin had his fourth shutout of the season Sunday when he made 22 saves. Khabibulin has lowered his league-leading goals-against average to 1.77.
March 5, 2000 |
Frantisek Kaberle and Alexei Yegorov scored in a sudden-death shootout Saturday to lead the Long Beach Ice Dogs to a 2-1 victory over the Milwaukee Admirals. Ice Dog goalie Nikolai Khabibulin, who stopped 24 of 25 shots in the game, remained perfect in shootouts this season. He stopped all four Admiral shots and has stopped 22 of 22 this season. Pavel Rosa scored for Long Beach with 13:34 to play in the first period. Richard Lintner scored for Milwaukee in the second period.
January 24, 2000 |
Steve Larouche and Steve Maltais each had a goal and an assist at Rosemont, Ill., Sunday as the Chicago Wolves defeated the Long Beach Ice Dogs, 3-1, for their fourth win in five games. Larouche opened the scoring on the power play with 7:50 left in the first period before assisting on Maltais' goal early in the second for a 2-0 lead. Andrei Trefilov made 24 saves for the Wolves, who improved to 5-3 against the Ice Dogs this season.
March 25, 2000 |
Doug Ast broke a tie with 3:25 to play in the second period Friday night, sending the Long Beach Ice Dogs to a 4-2 victory over the Utah Grizzlies. Ast's 18th goal of the season broke a 2-2 tie. Rookie Nils Ekman added an empty-net goal with 16 seconds to play.