Belfast Giants also secured two victories from their weekend road trip to Scotland.
Michael Forney (3) topped the scoring in the Giants’ 5-4 win at Braehead Clan, while Colin Shields (2) led the way in their 8-3 success at Edinburgh Capitals.
Levi Nelson second goal of the game sealed a 5-4 home win for Sheffield at home to Dundee Stars, and the Steelers followed up with an 8-2 victory at Coventry Blaze – Colton Fretter (4) was the star for the visitors.
Coventry had better luck at Manchester as Barry Almeida’s second of the night secured a 5-4 overtime success.
Fife Flyers had mixed fortunes on home ice, with both their games needing overtime to determine a winner.
The Flyers were defeated 5-4 by Edinburgh before bouncing back with a 4-3 victory over Nottingham – Matt Sisca grabbed the deciding goal.
Jacob Johnston scored the winner as Edinburgh triumphed 4-3 after a shoot-out at Dundee.
Dundee Stars 3-4 Edinburgh Capitals (SO)
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