Panthers climb in Elite League

Nottingham Panthers moved up to fourth in the Elite League table with a 5-3 New Year's Eve win over Coventry Blaze at the National Ice Centre.

Edinburgh Capitals grabbed a 4-3 win in their bottom-of-the-table clash with the Fife Flyers.

The Capitals' win moved them four points behind the second-from-bottom Flyers, who have now lost three games in a row.