KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

Stampede's Nine Game Winning Streak Comes To An End



Bookmark and Share

Green Bay, WI—The Sioux Falls Stamped saw their nine-game winning streak come to an end Friday night at the Resch Center in Green Bay, as the Herd fell to the Gamblers 5-1. Sam Rothstein scored the lone goal for the Herd who dropped to 25-9-1, but still hold sole possession of first place in the Western Conference. Despite the loss, the Herd have still won 14 of their last 16 games and are now 2-1-0 on their current nine-game road swing.

 

The Gamblers (21-12-3) came out firing and tallied the first 11 shots on goal, but goaltender Charlie Lindgren was up to the test and kept Green Bay off the board. The Gamblers would break through with their league leading ninth shorthanded goal at 17:42 from Kyle Novak. Novak took a pass up the left wing boards from Barrett Kaib who flew past the Stampede defense and skated in the slot before wristing a shot past the stick side of Lindgren to give the Gamblers a 1-0 lead. Green Bay would take that lead into the locker room while outshooting the Herd 12-7 in the period.

 

In the second, Sioux Falls tied the game when Sam Rothstein tallied his 13th goal of the season 8:46 in. Rothstein took the puck behind the Gamblers net before cutting in front of the crease and backhanding a shot past the glove of Gamblers netminder Tony Kujava to make it a 1-1 game. Play would go back-and-forth for the rest of the period and it appeared the game would be tied heading into the intermission, but the Gamblers changed that with just 14 seconds remaining. Nicholas Schilkey brought the puck through the slot and sent a pass inside the left circle to Sheldon Dries who one-timed the puck past the glove side of Lindgren and into the upper left hand corner of the net to give the Gamblers a 2-1 lead after two periods. The Gamblers outshot the Herd 9-8 in the period.

 

That momentum would carry over into the third period for Green Bay as they tallied three more goals to pull away 5-1. Grigory Dikushin put the Gamblers up 3-1 when he scored unassisted 5:02 into the period. Kyle Novak scored at 7:54 on the powerplay when he one-timed a pass at the bottom of the left circle to give the Gamblers a 4-1 advantage. Novak completed the hat trick and the scoring on the night at 14:47 when he broke across on a 2-on-1 and one-timed a pass from Nick Schmaltz into the back of the net.

 

Green Bay outshot the Herd 7-2 in the third period and 28-17 in the game.

 

Sioux Falls will look to get back into the win column on Saturday when they travel to Cedar Rapids to face the RoughRiders at 7:05 PM.

 

 

Courtesy: Jim Olander

< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

6 goals for Johnson leads DWU women to big win

OMAHA, Neb. – Helping the Dakota Wesleyan University ...

Dordt beats Mustangs in Sioux City  story with video

The Dordt Defenders climbed 2 more spots in the  NAIA ...

Vikings wanted to "get it right" with AP  story with video

The Minnesota Vikings made Adrian Peterson inactive for Sunday's ...

Eades has tough decisions ahead  story with video  Sep. 17

Scheels Plays of the Week from September 8th-14th  story with video  Sep. 17

Chargers remain undefeated behind Lee Wynia  story with video  Sep. 16

Big night for OG's Kloth, WHS wins at Lincoln  story with video  Sep. 16

Wayne State rallies past #22 Augie in NSIC opener  story with video  Sep. 16

KDLT Sports Stories
     

SF Man Punched After Speaking Out  story with video

A typical Saturday night out in downtown Sioux Falls was coming to an ...

FBI & IRS Agents Search Canton Businesses & Home

The FBI raided at least two businesses and a home in ...

Tragic Accident or Murder? It's Up To Jurors  story with video

Nearly a year and a half after he allegedly shot a ...

Could You Pass the U.S. Citizenship Test? SD Students May Have To  story with video  Sep. 17

Former Viking Reacts To Peterson Case  story with video  Sep. 17

Goodbye Ice & Rec, Hello Scheels IcePlex  story with video  Sep. 17

Update: Girl Cited In SF Car Vs. Moped Accident  Sep. 17

SF Police Detonate Suspicious Package   Sep. 17

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top