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GAME PREVIEW: Solar Bears at Icemen, January 9, 2021

Saturday, January 9th
GAME PREVIEW:  Solar Bears at Icemen, January 9, 2021

GAME NOTESJacksonville Icemen vs. Orlando Solar BearsJanuary 9, 2021 at Veterans Memorial Arena   Home Game #5Referee: Andrew Bruggeman (#25)   Linesmen: Brady Fagan (#89) & Killian Mcnamara (#90)Broadcast Information: www.mixlr.com/jaxicemen  & FloHockeyTV**Tonight's Game is Sold Out**

About Today’s Game: Tonight’s ECHL South Division match-up features the Jacksonville Icemen and the Orlando Solar Bears.  Tonight the Icemen will look to snap a three-game winless streak in front of a socially-distanced sold out crowd.   The Solar Bears enter tonight’s game riding high after a 4-3 home victory over the Florida Everblades last night. 

Series History:  Tonight’s game marks the second meeting of the season between the two teams.   Orlando claimed the first meeting of the season on December 29, with a 3-2 overtime victory at the Amway Center. Orlando also leads the All-Time series 26-5-1-0. 

About the Icemen:  Forward Nick Saracino leads the Icemen with six points (3g, 3a)….forward Ara Nazarian saw his three-game point streak snapped on Wednesday in Estero… However, Nazarian still leads the Icemen with three goal....The Icemen penalty kill remains one of the stingiest in the ECHL at 92.1-percent, good for second best in the league.   

About the Solar Bears:  Orlando’s Ryan Lohin is third with a 50.0 percent shooting percentage (5-for-10)….Orlando has shown the ability to lock down games and protect leads heading into the third period of games this season  The Solar Bears are 4-0-0 when leading after two periods.

Upcoming Home Games

Friday, January 15, vs.  Orlando, 7:00 p.m. - Faith & Family Night! Ticket packages are available that include an opportunity to meet Tim Tebow and receive autographed memorabilia by Tebow.  To view package options CLICK HERE

Upcoming Home Games

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Florida Everblades
Jacksonville Icemen
Friday, March 15th
Florida Everblades @ Jacksonville Icemen
Puck Drops:
7:00 PM EDT
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
Florida Everblades
FLA Florida Everblades
at
Jacksonville Icemen
JAX Jacksonville Icemen
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
Greenville Swamp Rabbits
Jacksonville Icemen
Sunday, March 17th
Greenville Swamp Rabbits @ Jacksonville Icemen
Puck Drops:
3:00 PM EDT
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
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at
Jacksonville Icemen
JAX Jacksonville Icemen
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
Trois-Rivières Lions
Jacksonville Icemen
Wednesday, March 20th
Trois-Rivières Lions @ Jacksonville Icemen
Puck Drops:
7:00 PM EDT
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena
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at
Jacksonville Icemen
JAX Jacksonville Icemen
VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena

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