Coventry Blaze went down to a 6-1 defeat in a Challenge Cup Group B game tonight at Cardiff Devils.
Coventry took the lead on 6.24 when Dustin Wood scored, assisted by Bryan Jurynec and Aaron Nell.
However, the lead lasted for just over a minute and Brad Voth levelled with a powerplay goal.
Jeff Pierce made it 2-1 to Cardiff on 18.53 and on 28.29 score to increase Cardiff's lead.
The third period saw three goals for the home side with Stuart McRae, Kenton Smith, and Scott Matzka condemning the Blaze to a 6-12 defeat.