Florida Everblades 3 @ Carolina Stingrays 5
C Mitch Fadden: 1-1-2, +1, 2 PIM (hooking), 2 SOG
Season totals: 8 GP, 3-9-12, -3, 8 PIM
LW Alex Hutchings: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 6 SOG
Season totals: 7 GP, 2-1-3, -3, 2 PIM
G Jaroslav Janus: Did not play.
Season totals: 4 GP, 2-2-0-0, 4.69 GAA, .852 sv%, 0 SO
Floridaâ€™s winning streak was stopped at three games after the Stingrays broke a 3-3 third period tie with 2 goals. Mitch Fadden had a puck deflect off of him into the net for his third goal of the year. He extended his point streak to 6 games with a 2 point night. Hutching tied for the team lead with 6 shots. Former Lightning prospect and Everblades Captain Mike Egener scored his first goal of the year and recently signed winger Nick Tarnasky, also a former Lightning prospect, had an assist in his Florida debut. Egener (pictured) had 11 goals last year for the Ontario Reign of the ECHL. His previous career high was 3 goals with Lightning AHL affiliate Springfield in 2004-2005. This includes his WHL career, also.