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)
Exciting comeback, but the Ads could've really used the W.
Jonathan Boutin stopped 30 of 34 shots faced in regulation and overtime before losing the shootout session 2-1 on six shooters faced.
SPR Spurgeon, (1) (Kemp, Berry), 3:10
NOR Darche, (1) (Campbell, Lampman), 19:34
SPR Thoresen, (6) (Spurgeon), 5:08 (SH)
SPR Trukhno, (3) (Spurgeon, Pouliot), 9:29 (PP)
NOR Lampman, (3) (Darche), 15:37
SPR Thoresen, (7) , 17:08 (SH)
NOR Wanvig, (7) (Schneider, Darche), 17:56 (PP)
NOR Wanvig, (8) (MacDonald, Darche), 16:25 (PP)
SPR- Thoreson, Thoreson