On May 14, 2023 we had game two of the finals between Aware and KCG. Aware’s captain, Harrison Oztemel started things off with a goal almost three minutes in, which was assisted by Patrick Forstner. About midway through the first period, Forstner increased Aware’s lead to two. Less than a minute later, KCG’s Tan Limpinphet reduced Aware’s lead to one again when he scored off an assist from Nick Lampson. With just over two minutes left in the first period, Devin Michael, from Aware, scored to end the period with Aware 3 and KCG 1. Midway through the second period KCG’s Christoph Anlicker passed the puck to Lampson who found Jan Isaksson who reduced the Aware’s lead to one again. Lampson scored a power play goal to tie things up for KCG five minutes into the third period. Just a minute later and Isaksson scored the game winner with the assist coming from Lampson. The Get Fresh Player of the Game went to Tan Limpinphet for his goal and assist.
On May 11, 2023, in our second playoff game of the night, we had KCG, the number two team going against Aware, the number three team. Aware opened things up early in the first period with a goal by Ernesto Bauer. KCG answered back with two goals, one by Jan Isaksson and on by Tan Limpinphet. In the second period, KCG scored three unanswered goals. A second goal from Isaksson and two goals from Nick Lampson. Early in the third period, Lampson netted his third goal of the night, but Aware did score one more when returning star, Corry Day found the back of the net. It just wasn’t enough to get Aware going though, and KCG scored two more, a third by Isaksson and a fourth by Lampson. The final score of the game was 8-3 for KCG. The Get Fresh Player of the Game went to Nick Lampson for his four goals and three assists.
On April 02, 2023, our final game of the regular season, we had SiamMandalay vs KCG. KCG started off on fire with goals from Jan Isaksson, Tan Limpinphet and Yean Thanakroekkiat. With less than a minute left in the first period, SiamMandalay did answer back with goals from Jeff Bonazzo and Mike Freeson. At 14:15, Tom Stastny tied things up for SiamMandalay with a short handed goal, but KCG took the lead again with a two goals from Isaksson and a second goal from Limpinphet. Isaksson got two more goals in the third period, but SiamMandalay wasn’t finished. Freeson scored his second of the night and so did Stastny to make the final score 5-8 for KCG. Tan Limpinphet of KCG scored two goals and put up five assists to earn himself the Get Fresh Player of the Game.
On March 12, 2023, in our first game of the night we had KCG going head to head with SiamMandalay. KCG got off to an early start with goals form Moo Tengsakul, Paul Stoddart and Jesse Starosta, KCG scored their fourth goal of the night early in the second when Brandon Vick got an unassisted goal in just under two minutes. Just seven minutes into the second period, SiamMandalay finally got on a the board with a goal from their captain, Mike Freeson. Roman Larin of KCG scored two goals before the end of the second period. Jan Isaksson of KCG scored less than minute into the third period, followed by a second goal by Vick. Freeson put a second goal in with just over ten minutes left in the game. For his two goals and assist, Roman Larin earned himself a Get Fresh Player of the Game.
On February 26, 2023, in our first game of the night, we had KCG vs Aware. Aware struck early with a goal by Josh Sherman, but KCG answered with goals by Tan Limpinphet, Roman Larin and Nick Lampson. In the second period, KCG stretched their lead to 7-1 with two goals by Jan Isaksson, a second by Tan Limpinphet, and a goal by Paul Stoddart. Late in the second period, Aware’s sub Josh Sherman scored his second goal. At about the mid way point of the third period, Kelly Shim, of Aware, scored their third goal. KCG scored two more goals in the third, one from sub Wyatt Teaford, and Nick Lampson scored his second of the night. With just one minute left in the game, Sherman scored his third goal for Aware.
On January 22, 2023, in our first game of the night, we had KCG facing off against SiamMandalay. Although KCG got off to a slow start, only scoring one goal in the first period, by the end of the second period they were ahead 4-2, and by the end of the game the total was 8-2. Brandon Vick of KCG marked his 100th point in his SHL career earning him the Get Fresh Player of the Game.
On January 15, 2023, in our second game of the night, we had the Lexicon Lumberjacks facing off against KCG. KCG continues to show their dominance this year with a big 7-2 win of the Lexicon Lumberjacks. The Get Fresh Player of the Game went to KCG captain, Jesse Starosta, for his one goal and two assists.
On January 8, 2023, in our first game of the night, we had KCG vs Aware. KCG came out early and dominated this one, topping Aware 8-2. The Get Fresh Player of the Game went to Nick Lampson for his two goals and assist.
On December 15, 2020, in our second game of the night, we had SiamMandalay vs KCG. KCG played solidly as a team and showed why they are the best team in the league by coming out on top 5-2. Jan Isaksson was awarded the Get Fresh Player of the Game for putting up a natural hat trick.
Preet Marwaha joins Zack in the studio this week. They talk about the two upsets of the week, with KCG beating Lexicon Lumberjacks and how SiamMandalay got their first week of the season.