Round 17 of the 2015 Australian Ice Hockey League has finished with wins for the Melbourne Mustangs, Sydney Bears, CBR Brave, Melbourne Ice, Adelaide Adrenaline and Newcastle North Stars. The North Stars remain on top of the standings, ten points clear of the Melbourne Ice, and claim the H Newman Reid Trophy as the 2015 regular season winners. Following the weekends results both the Perth Thunder and CBR Brave locked in their spot for the 2015 playoffs, joining the Ice and North Stars. Next week all eight teams are in action across six games in the final round of the regular season.
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Round 17 results:
- Adelaide Adrenaline 5 – 9 Melbourne Mustangs (17:00, 15 August 2015, Medibank Icehouse).
- Sydney Bears 9 – 1 Sydney Ice Dogs (17:00, 15 August 2015, Liverpool Catholic Club Ice Rink).
- Newcastle North Stars 5 – 6 SO CBR Brave (17:30, 15 August 2015, Phillip Ice Skating Centre).
- Melbourne Ice 5 – 4 SO Perth Thunder (16:30, 15 August 2015, Perth Ice Arena).
- Adelaide Adrenaline 4 – 3 SO Melbourne Mustangs (16:00, 16 August 2015, Medibank Icehouse).
- Sydney Bears 2 – 8 Newcastle North Stars (17:00, 16 August 2015, Hunter Ice Skating Stadium).
- Melbourne Ice 6 – 2 Perth Thunder (16:30, 16 August 2015, Perth Ice Arena).
Standings at the end of Round 17:
|Newcastle North Stars||27||18||1||4||4||60|
|Sydney Ice Dogs||26||0||1||0||25||0|