Toothless Tigers defanged by kid Gudlevskis.
Kristers Gudlevskis  stopped all 22 shots he faced to get the shutout in his AHL debut.
SYR Cote, (1) (Tyrell), 0:49
SYR Namestnikov, (4) (Kucherov, Nesterov), 2:51
SYR Taormina, (2) (Brown, Kucherov), 15:17 (PP)
SYR Rankin, (2) (Witkowski, Korobov), 16:49
SYR Paquette, (3) (Cote, Witkowski), 19:56 (SH)
Vladislav Namestnikov , Gudlevskis, and J.P. Cote were the game's three stars. Namestnikov with a highlight goal scoring from his knees. Nikita Kucherov  now tied for 5th in the AHL in scoring, 7 back of the leader Travis Morin of Texas.
Syracuse moves on to face Albany on Wednesday.
Box score  from TheAHL.com.