sudden death overtime


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an overtime{2} in which the first team to score wins the game; - contrasted with normal overtime{2}, which is a fixed period of time during which either team may score as often as they can.

See also: Overtime

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No further goals and the game went into sudden death overtime.
Devils led 3-1 with five minutes left in regulation time, thanks to goals from Scott Matzka, Scott Dobben and Tim Burrows, but Giants hit back with two goals in three minutes to force sudden death overtime.
The Manchester teenager trailed 2-0 to the Mexican but fought back to 2-2 in the men's -58kg bout to force a sudden death overtime round.
THE Belfast Giants ended a five-game losing streak last night when George Awada netted the sudden death overtime winner with a little over a minute remaining against Manchester Phoenix.
With this so-called "overtime-loss" rule, teams that lost during the five-minute sudden death overtime period were now awarded one point in the standings, rather than zero points, as had previously been the case.
Blaze came back from the dead on Saturday to steal a dramatic 3-2 win in sudden death overtime at Basingstoke.
But he had to wait for a desperate penalty shoot-out to make today's final against London after both goalies remained unbeaten - even after five minutes of sudden death overtime.
On Friday, Devils were edged out 4-3 after sudden death overtime and a penalty shootout.
With 52 shots in total, compared to 37 from their opponents, Blaze might have felt hard done by as offensive defenceman Paul Phillips won the game for Milton Keynes 63.33 in the 3-on-3 sudden death overtime period.
Fulton has a two-game ban after a reckless check to Ryan Grimshaw in Saturday's 5-0 win at Dundee Stars - who were beaten 4-3 in Nottingham last night after sudden death overtime.
Muhammad went on to beat Gaun, also in sudden death overtime, to win the inaugural Grand Prix title.
Panthers emerged 4-3 winners against Elite League title winners Sheffield Steelers after sudden death overtime.