Match of the 50th round of the hockey extra league: White Tigers Liberec – HC Dynamo Pardubice, February 28, 2023, Liberec.
Prague – The hockey players of Liberec defeated Pardubice 5:1 in the extra game of the 50th round of the extra league and scored their seventh win in a row. The White Tigers are still fifth in the table, but have closed the gap behind fourth-placed Hradec Králové to two points. Dynamo, already certain winners of the regular season, suffered their fourth defeat in the last six matches. Sparta can move to second place in the table today. If they get three points in the play-off of the 42nd round against Olomouc, they will overtake Vítkovice, against whom they have a better score and head-to-head record.
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White Tigers Liberec – HC Dynamo Pardubice 5:1 (1:0, 0:1, 4:0)
Goals and assists: 10. Melancon (Birner), 42. Faško-Rudaš (Balinskis, A. Najman), 42. Birner (Ordoš, Filippi), 44. Flynn (Melancon, A. Najman), 55. Birner (Filippi, Melancon) – 22. Sedlák (Košťálek, Cienciala) . Referee: Jeřábek, Pražák – Lhotský, Zíka. Exclusion: 3:6. Usage: 3:1. Spectators: 6023.
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HC Sparta Prague – HC Olomouc 1:1 (0:1, 1:0, 0:0) after the third period
Goals and records: 25. Řepík (M. Jandus) – 12. Řezníček (Dujsík, Klimek). Referee: Hribik, Hejduk – J. Ondráček II, Špůr.