Belfast Giants score six in win over Capitals

Belfast Giants beat Edinburgh Capitals 6-3 to go three points clear at the top of the Elite League.

Colin Shields, Mike Radja, James Desmarais, Mike Forney and Matt Nickerson netted as the hosts raced in to a 5-0 by the end of the first period.

David Rutherford (2) and Trevor Gerling scored for Edinburgh in the second period before Belfast's Mike Wilson completed the scoring.

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