Last time the Bears played Innsbruck, they completed a big come back and won 4:3.
Since that meeting the Sharks lost in overtime 3:2 away in Klagenfurt.
Then won at home against Villach 5:4.
In an overtime defeated Znojmo 4:3.
In their match, they lost 4:3 against Graz away.
The most productive player for the team is Andrew Clark with 21 points, followed by Andrew Yogan with 16 points who also leads the team with 11 goals. Winger John Lammers has 14 points and their most productive defenseman is Nick Ross with 11 points.
Janne Juvonen is also the team's number one choice in net with his 3.21 goals against average and 89.6% save percentage.
For the Bears, Sondre Olden leads the team in points with 9. Yann Sauve has 8 points and John Armstrong, Sebastien Sylvestre and Jordan Samuels-Thomas all have 7 points each.
Since the two teams last met Innsbruck acquired defenseman Jonathan Carlsson who brings in experience from Sweden and the AHL.
Innsbruck has especially dangerous powerplay with 25.5% conversion rate, so the Bears will have to be very disciplined. To compare the Bears, scoring on 16.3% of their powerplays. When they have to defend against man advantage the Bears have league leading 89.2% success while Innsbruck is at 79.6%.
Innsbruck is also very effective with their scoring as their shooting efficiency is at league-high 13.41%, to compare the Bears are at 7.4%.
This will be a tough game for the Bears but come and support the team in their first home game back in the Den!
The game starts at 17:30 on Sunday 28th of October. Get your tickets today to not miss the chance to see the Bears back in action in Zagreb.