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ICE HOCKEY LIVE: Milton Keynes Lightning v Swindon Wildcats

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  • Jonas Hoog makes ot 3-0 (28.58)
  • Aaron Nell scores twice in the first period to give Cats a 2-0 lead at the break.
  • Wildcats looking to build on last night's 5-2 win at Basingstoke Bison.
  • Lightning beat Slough Jets 6-1 last night.
  • Cats have only won one of their previous five meetings with Lightning this season.

8:08pm

Hope you've enjoyed my coverage this weekend, I'm off home now

8:07pm

Right well Ryan was understandably pleased with the weekend, you can read his thoughts in tomorrow's Swindon Advertiser

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7:32pm

Right I'm off to get some reaction from this fine Cats weekend, read my report and reaction in tomorrow's Swindon Advertiser

7:31pm

The man of the match for Cats was of course Stevie Lyle

7:31pm

The man of the match for Cats was of course Stevie Lyle

7:28pm

That's it Cats have done it, they have beaten MK Lightning 3-0

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Lightning are looking very subdued, there is still 5.30 left but Cats are worthy of their 3-0 lead

7:13pm

Less than 10 mins to go and Cats don't look like they are going to lose this. Stevie Lyle has been more than equal to everything the hosts have thrown at him

7:08pm

It maybe more yet, don't settle for three goals

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Lightning have started the final period well, but I've got a feeling that lady luck is smiling on the Cats

6:59pm

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Ross Bowers misses a sitter for the hosts

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Here we go for the final period

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6:48pm Sun 9 Mar 14

antandhelen says

Great 40 minutes boys now finish the job! Go Cats Go!!

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Let's hope so Thomas

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Cats will be happy with how that period went, they restricted Lightning well and managed to increase their lead. Could this be a second win on the road in a row for them?

6:40pm

End of the second period and Cats are 3-0 up

6:35pm

Bad boys Carlon and Watt are back following their rest for their dust up

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Let's hope so Sam

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6:30pm

Sandvik is back after his little rest

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We're halfway the period and the match and Cats will be extremely happy with the score, but Sandvik gets a 2 min rest

6:24pm

Ryan Watt and Tom Carlon get a break after coming to blows on the ice

6:22pm

Hoog makes it 3-0 after he plays in Nell and his shot is saved by Steve Wall and the Swede taps home the rebound on 28.58

6:20pm

GOOOAAALLLL Cats

6:16pm

Lyle makes a double save to deny Emersic and then he makes another to top Lascek

6:12pm

It's a better start to this period from the Cats, Lightning aren't putting as much pressure on

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We're back underway

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And here come the hosts

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The Cats are gearing up to come out for the second period

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Can Cats make it two in two this weekend? Let me know your thoughts

5:56pm

Cats have looked pretty good on the counter this evening, but they need to something about the pressure they are finding themselves under in the second period.

5:53pm

That's the end of the first period, and Cats are 2-0 up after Aaron Nell's double. But Lightning have worked Stevie Lyle hard in the opening 20 minutes.

5:51pm

Nell grabs his second of the match to make it 2-0 Cats on 19.02 after an assist from Hoog once more

5:50pm

GOOOAAALLLL Cats

5:48pm

Jokila is going to get a rest after tripping Godfrey. Cats are still leading 1-0

5:44pm

Godfrey is back on the ice

5:42pm

Sam Godfrey gets a two minute rest for holding

5:40pm

Lyle comes to Kostal's rescue after a mistake allows Stanislav Lascek to get in a shot

5:39pm

Halfway through the first period and Cats will be pleased with the score, but they have been under immense pressure from the hosts

5:35pm

Lightning are continuing to pepper the Cats goal with shots

5:29pm

Aaron Nell gives the Cats the lead with 3.47 on the clock after turning home Jonas Hoog pass

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Aaron Nell gives the Cats the lead with 3.47 on the clock after turning home Jonas Hoog pass

5:28pm

Goal Cats

5:25pm

Lyle is extremely busy in the opening stages

5:24pm

Lightning quickly in the attack through Janne Jokila, but Stevie Lyle is equal to the shot

5:22pm

And we're underway at the Skydome

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5:17pm Sun 9 Mar 14

antandhelen says

Do know who the officials are?

5:19pm

Marshall, Johnston, Thompson and Earl are the officials tonight

5:17pm

Here they come and the handful of Cats fans who have made the journey to the Midlands are making a lot of noise

5:16pm

Cats are getting ready to take to the ice

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Just five mins until face off at the Skydome

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Tell me how you think Wildcats will get on tonight.

4:54pm

Face off is at 5.15, a victory for Cats this evening will give them plenty of momentum as they push for a place in the play-offs.

4:51pm

Well good evening and welcome to Ice Hockey Live. Swindon Wildcats are at the Skydome in Coventry looking to build on last night's magnificent 5-2 win at leaders Basingstoke Bison.

But it won't be easy, hosts Milton Keynes Lightning beat Slough Jets 6-1 last night and have won four of the five meetings this season.

Feel free to get in touch as Cats look to make it a 4 point weekend.

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5:17pm Sun 9 Mar 14

antandhelen says...

Do know who the officials are?
Do know who the officials are? antandhelen
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6:48pm Sun 9 Mar 14

antandhelen says...

Great 40 minutes boys now finish the job! Go Cats Go!!
Great 40 minutes boys now finish the job! Go Cats Go!! antandhelen
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