Sunday night's highlights:
- Fadden finishes 3-game weekend with another multi-point game
- Everett is heating up
- Goalie controversy in Seattle?
Darche/MacDonald/Wanvig is en fuego.
Jonathan Boutin stopped 27 of 28 shots for the win to improve his record to 3-2-2 on the season. Boutin is currently 6th in the AHL in save percentage.
Norfolk outshot Lowell 31-28 in the game and, with the win, improved their record in one goal games this season to 3-6-0.
NOR Darche, (3) (Wanvig), 16:43
LOW Tallackson, (4) (Vrana, Clarke), 2:43 (PP)
NOR Wanvig, (10) (Darche, MacDonald), 17:05
Saturday night's highlights:
- Fadden's point total for the weekend reaches 6
- Jung strong in net for Kelowna
- Helenius struggles again
No.14 Massachusetts 3 @ No.11 Boston College 2
D John Wessbecker, UMASS: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
One night after tying at UMass, the Minutemen got the better of the Eagles on Chestnut Hill.
No.2 Michigan 6 @ Lake Superior 2
D Kevin Quick, Michigan: 0-0-0 +1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
The No.2 Wolverines had a better day than their football counterparts, beating Lake Superior State 6-2. Michigan outscored the Lakers 11-3 in two games over the weekend. Quick finished with a plus-2 rating for the weekend, playing in back-to-back games.
Different jerseys, same old story. The Lightning's youth still struggle with the P-Bruins.
Jonathan Boutin stopped 32 of 36 shots in the loss. Norfolk was outshot 36-17 in the game.
NOR Darche, (2) (MacDonald, Wanvig), 3:46
PRO Pelletier, (5) (Sobotka, Lashoff), 17:21
PRO Collins, (5) (Lashoff, Krejci), 17:50
NOR MacDonald, (1) (Wanvig, Lampman), 3:51
NOR Wanvig, (9) (MacDonald, Schneider), 10:52 (PP)
PRO Sigalet, (1) (Krejci, Sobotka), 12:52
PRO Trevelyan, (6) (Krejci, McQuaid), 3:34
Game sheet from TheAHL.com.
Albert Vishnyakov did not play in Spartak's 5-4 OT win over Khimik.
Crank up the speculation. Robert Esche made his debut for Ak Bars Kazan shutting out Tver 3-0. Dimitri Kazionov had an assist in the match for Kazan. Where does this leave Vasily Koshechkin? Stay tuned.
Alexei Glukhov was scoreless in Cherepovets' 3-1 loss to Novgorod.
No.11 Boston College 1 @ No.14 Massachusetts 1 (Final-OT)
D John Wessbecker, UMASS: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
The Eagles and Minutemen will meet again Saturday night in Boston.
No.2 Michigan 5 @ Lake Superior 1
D Kevin Quick, Michigan: 0-0-0 +1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
If the Wolverine defensive rotation continues, Quick should get both games this weekend for Michigan, who improved to 10-1 Friday night. The teams meet again in Sault Ste. Marie Saturday night.
Sloppy game, but the Lightning still issued a beat down.
Johan Holmqvist was outstanding stopping 28 of 30 shots faced for the win.
Tampa Bay 1:31, Vincent Lecavalier 13 (power play) (Martin St. Louis, Brad Richards)
Washington 12:46, Brooks Laich 3 (Shaone Morrisonn, Boyd Gordon)
Washington 13:30, Alexander Ovechkin 13 (Chris Clark, Nicklas Backstrom)
Tampa Bay 15:19, Jan Hlavac 3 (unassisted)
Tampa Bay 10:22, Brad Richards 7 (power play) (Vincent Lecavalier)
Tampa Bay 19:32, Paul Ranger 4 (Martin St. Louis)
Tampa Bay 19:36, Martin St. Louis 7 (empty net) (Brad Richards, Vincent Lecavalier)