Giants continue run
The Belfast Giants edged the Dundee Stars 4-3 after a shoot-out to continue their impressive run of form in the Rapid Solicitors Elite League.
The leaders from Northern Ireland were pushed all the way against their Scottish opposition but came through to take the narrow win on a night which saw their nearest rivals, the Nottingham Panthers, defeated.
The Panthers went down 3-2 after overtime away to their rivals the Sheffield Steelers in South Yorkshire.
Other action saw the Cardiff Devils edge the Coventry Blaze 5-4, the Hull Stingrays win 3-2 at home to the Fife Flyers and the Edinburgh Capitals victorious with a 4-2 win over the Braehead Clan in an all-Scottish affair.