Icemen skid hits five in shootout loss to Florida | Jacksonville News … – Florida Times-Union
Everblades 3, Icemen 2 (SO)
Turning point: Florida’s Stephen MacAulay scored in the fourth round of a tiebreaking shootout, beating Jacksonville 3-2 and sending the Icemen to their fifth loss in a row at Germain Arena in Estero.
Three stars: 1. Martin Ouellette, Florida (30 saves); 2. Quentin Shore, Florida (one goal); 3. Elgin Pearce, Jacksonville (one goal, one assist).
Penalty box: Power-play troubles continued for the Icemen, who failed to capitalize on all five opportunities with the extra man and remain the ECHL’s worst in that category.
Around the rink: All four shooters (Pearce, Scott Savage, Alexandre Goulet and Jimmy Lodge) missed in the shootout for the Icemen, who are now 0-2 all-time in the tiebreaker. … Pearce and defenseman Christopher Dienes scored the Jacksonville goals. … For just the second time this season, Icemen forward Goulet failed to register a point. … The Icemen have blown leads in their last four games.
Up next: The Icemen (4-13-2-2) return to Veterans Memorial Arena, where they’ll meet the Manchester Monarchs at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.