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The Numbers Sport: Steeldogs vs Raiders | British Ice Hockey
February 27, 2021
Sheffield Steeldogs are again in motion after their weekend off as they give the impression of being to renew their Spring Cup marketing campaign in the absolute best method towards Raiders.
The Romford males are eager to bounce again after their two losses to Telford Tigers final week and gained’t discover the problem of the Steeldogs any simpler after they get collectively of their double header this week.
So let’s take a look at the numbers and the way they favour – or not favour a lot – the groups as they get able to conflict:
Raiders are the one staff to select up a degree within the Spring Cup to this point after struggling losses of their opening two video games final weekend
Variety of factors picked up by Liam Kirk to this point in Steeldogs’ opening two video games, scoring 5 and an help within the video games with Swindon Wildcats
Raiders gamers with a degree after their first two video games, with 4 totally different objective scorers and 5 totally different help makers
Sheffield Steeldogs have scored a minimum of 5 objectives in every of their final three conferences towards Raiders
Jersey variety of Nathan Salem, who picked up a complete of 9 factors within the 4 video games towards Raiders final season, scoring 4 and aiding in 5
Complete variety of photographs by Raiders of their 4 conferences towards Steeldogs final season, outshooting them 148 to 125 of their Nationwide League fixtures.
Factors separating the 2 groups within the closing Nationwide League desk final season regardless of just one place between them within the standings – Steeldogs have been seventh (53 factors) whereas Raiders have been eighth (46 factors)
Targets scored by Ross Connolly in a single sport between the groups final January, however Raiders misplaced 5-4 in Sheffield. It was certainly one of eight events Raiders scored 4 or extra in a sport and nonetheless ended up on the shedding aspect.