(Courtesy: Cincinnati Cyclones)
Game 4: Cyclones 3 Aces 1
Audio: Game highlights from Nick Brunker
CINCINNATI, Ohio - Johathan Hazen’s fifth game-winning goal of the postseason was enough to lift the Cyclones (14-8) over the Alaska Aces (14-5) by a 3-1 final score in front of 4,501 at U.S. Bank Arena on Friday The Game 4 win, which included two power-play goals, evened the best-of-seven series at 2-2. With an assist on the opening goal, Byron Froese earned his team-best 26th point of the postseason while Josh Shalla took sole possession of the leading goal scorer title when he lit the lamp for the 11th time of the playoff run. Goaltender Rob Madore (W, 31 saves, 14-8) continued his impressive play, making several game-saving stops and turning aside all but one of the 32 shots he faced in the contest.
The same two teams will return to the ice at U.S. Bank Arena tomorrow night as they battle in Game 5 of the 2014 Kelly Cup Finals. Great seats for the action are on sale NOW! Call 513.421.PUCK to reserve your space! Fans can also get the latest team updates throughout the postseason on Facebook and Twitter (@CincyCyclones).