AHL Game Night: 3-11-23 Americans at Crunch

Massive divisional win. ROC-2SYR-4 Max Lagace allowed two goals on 35 shots for the victory. The save percentage continues to inch up, now hitting .890 for the season with the victory in a critical game. First PeriodNO SCORING Second Period7:52 ROC Murray (17), (Biro, Rousek)(PP)9:55 SYR Thompson (6), (Dumont, Barre-Boulet)10:30 SYR Balcers (4), (Carrick, Ryfors) … Read more

NHL Game Night: 3-11-23 Blackhawks at Lightning

Lightning outlast Mrazek and Chicago. CHI-1TB-3 Brian Elliott allowed one goal on 23 shots for the victory. First PeriodNO SCORING Second Period6:21 TB Point (42), (Hedman, Sergachev) Third Period5:23 CHI Raddysh (17), (Guttman, Johnson)19:00 TB Point (43), (Kucherov, Sergachev)19:58 TB Hagel (23), (Killorn)(EN) Brayden Point and Elliott were the game’s first and second stars. Tampa … Read more

AHL Game Night: 3-10-23 Rocket at Crunch

Lagace helps Syracuse make off with a point. LAV-2SYR-1 (OT) Max Lagace allowed two goals on 36 shots for the OT loss. That’s four straight quality starts now for Lagace, who had a terrible first half of the campaign and is still sitting on a .888 save percentage for the season. First Period19:44 LAV Stephens … Read more

NHL Game Night: 3-9-23 Golden Knights at Lightning

Tampa Bay shows strong signs of a return to form in OT loss. VGK-4TB-3 (OT) Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed four goals on 21 shots for the OT loss. First Period0:27 VGK Kolesar (7), (Blueger, Howden)4:28 TB Point (40), (Kucherov, Stamkos) Second Period2:27 VGK Karlsson (12), (Pieterangelo)(SH) Third Period5:39 VGK Stephenson (13), (Theodore, Smith)(PP)17:53 TB Kucherov (26), … Read more

NHL Game Night: 3-7-23 Flyers at Lightning

Philly proves to be a slump buster for the Lightning. PHI-2TB-5 Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed two goals on 35 shots for the victory. First Period5:52 PHI Frost (12), (Farabee, Tippett)7:38 TB Killorn (18), (Kucherov, Sergachev)(PP) Second Period0:34 TB Kucherov (24), (Sergachev, Killorn)(PP)8:46 TB Colton (15), (Jeannot, Paul)10:49 TB Killorn (19), (Cirelli, Hagel)12:40 PHI Lemieux (1), (York, … Read more

AHL Game Night: 3-5-23 Crunch at Comets

Crunch can’t hold on in crucial divisional tilt. SYR-4UTI-6 Hugo Alnefelt allowed six goals on 26 shots for the loss. First Period6:25 UTI Holtz (3), (Walsh, Halonen)9:02 SYR Barre-Boulet (19), (Robert)9:58 SYR Edmonds (10), (Carlile, Jones)17:51 SYR Edmonds (11), (unassisted) Second Period1:20 UTI Halonen (14), (Dugan, Walsh)9:56 SYR Carrick (9), (Barre-Boulet, Myers)14:14 UTI Parent (1), … Read more

NHL Game Day: 3-4-23 Lightning at Sabres

Struggles continue, but battle level finally rises. TB-3BUF-5 Brian Elliott allowed five goals on 34 shots for the loss. First Period13:28 TB Point (39), (Kucherov, Stamkos)(PP)16:15 BUF Thompson (42), (Dahlin) Second Period5:35 BUF Hinostroza (2), (Mittlestadt, Cozens)12:30 BUF Jost (6), (unassisted)19:46 BUF Quinn (12), (Thompson, Skinner) Third Period0:53 BUF Skinner (26), (unassisted)(PP)2:55 TB Perbix (5),(Paul)13:18 … Read more

AHL Game Night: 3-3-23 Phantoms at Crunch

Syracuse keeps pushing ahead in tight North Division standings. LV-1SYR-4 Max Lagace allowed one goal on 36 shots for the victory. A commanding performance by a goaltender who hasn’t had a great year. Lehigh Valley came to play in the First Period and Lagace held them off. First Period18:15 SYR Koepke (5), (Usau, Thompson) Second … Read more

NHL Game Night: 3-2-23 Penguins at Lightning

Improvement, but still no cigar. PIT-5TB-4 (OT) Andrei Vasilevskiy allowed five goals on 32 shots for the loss. Two soft goals allowed ended up being more than the margin. He made some amazing saves in the game, too, but soft goals often end up being the margin. First Period5:39 TB Colton (14), (Jeannot, Sergachev) Second … Read more