AHL Game Night: 12-14-18 Crunch at Rocket

Another Lightning prospect emerging.

SYR-3
LAV-2 (SO)

Eddie Pasquale allowed 2 goals in 23 shots for the victory.

First Period
2:26 SYR Yan (7), (Valleau, Somppi)

Second Period
1:04 LAV Alain (4), (Lamarche, McCarron)
4:24 LAV McCarron (4), (Belzile, Mete)(PP)
6:41 SYR Volkov (7), (Conacher, Andreoff)

Third Period
NO SCORING

Overtime
NO SCORING

Shootout
SYR- Volkov, Somppi
LAV- Audette

Andy Andreoff and Carter Verhaeghe were the game's first and second stars.

When Syracuse recently lost Mitchell Stephens from the lineup again due to injury, one might've been concerned with the Crunch once again losing the services of one of their best centermen. Except, oh, they just pulled Otto Somppi out of the can. Somppi's first two games with Syracuse, 1-1-2 and a shootout winner tonight. Tampa Bay's organization continues to be an embarrassment of riches from a depth standpoint.

Box score from TheAHL.com.