Both Nanook and Ice Dog hockey teams playing at home for first time since November 18th

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - For the first time since November 18th, both of our big Hockey teams will be playing at home.
The Alaska Nanooks will be hosting the Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks in a two-game WCHA Series.
The Nooks are coming off of a split last weekend when they hosted the University of Alabama Huntsville.
They won last Friday's game 3-2 and lost Saturday's 3-1.
Zach Frye scored the game winner with less than a minute left in Friday's back-and-forth contest.
Saturday's game was scoreless until the final two periods.
Justin Young scored the lone goal for the Nooks.
The Nanooks are now 8-12-2 overall this year and 6-9-1-1 in WCHA play.
They hold seventh place in the Conference.
This series will be a true test because Mankato is the top team in the WCHA with a 14-4 conference record.
That's this Friday and Saturday at 7 at the Carlson Center.
The Fairbanks Ice Dogs are returning home from an 8-game road trip that saw them go a perfect 8-0.
The Dogs currently hold first place in the NAHL Midwest Division with a 23-5-3-2 record and 51 conference points.
They will be taking on the Lone Star Brahmas on Friday and Saturday at the Big Dipper Ice Arena.
Also, Ice Dogs General Manager Rob Proffitt is still in the giving spirit.
In tomorrow night's game Fans can enter into a raffle for two round-trip tickets from Alaska Airlines.
They will then draw the winner on Saturday but fans must be present to win.
There are plenty of reasons to come watch your Ice Dogs in their first home series of 2018.
Trevor Stewart; Head Coach - Fairbanks Ice Dogs>>: "I think guys are kind of relieved to not be sleeping in Hotel Rooms and be back in a familiar atmosphere. We know that Janesville is right on our heels and there's some other teams that are playing some better hockey. But we're just focusing on what's in front of us right now against the defending Champions."