After a three-match series without a victory, the hockey players of Kometa scored three points on Friday, when they dealt with České Budějovice 4: 2. They will want to follow up on the duel with Litvínov, who holds the twelfth, ie the last place ensuring participation in the playoffs.
The troubled Liberec will strive for three points against Pardubice. The White Tigers lost the last two duels, while Dynamo gained the maximum number of six points. Both matches this season have brought dramatic hockey and close results. In the first, Pardubice won 4: 3 on the Tigers’ ice, in the second, Liberec managed to retaliate when it took three points for a 3: 2 win.
An attractive duel promises a match between the second Hradec Králové and the sixth Mladá Boleslav. Both duels this season were very even, the first was won by Mountfield on the home ice 2: 0, in the second by a change, the Skating Club succeeded when it won 4: 3.
The duel of the eighth Sparta with the ninth České Budějovice will bring the battle of the neighbors in the table. The people of Prague are doing well in the new year, when they have won all three previous duels. The engine lost the last match with the Comet, but before that it scored three winning matches. And the South Bohemians can do it, both duels have won this season.
The next match of the neighbors in the table will be offered by the duel of the fifth Vítkovice with the sixth Pilsen. Both teams lost their last match, the Slezanés were not enough at Sparta at home, Plzeň also lost to Hradec on the home rink. The two duels dominated the Indians 3: 2 this season.
Another existential struggle awaits the troubled Kladno, who is hosting Olomouc in its Chomutov exile. Central Bohemians have a lead of only three points over the last Zlín, Hanák ranks 11th. Kladno has not scored against Olomouc this season yet, the first duel has lost 2: 3, the second 3: 4.