The Admirals come roaring back to secure a point on the road in a tough barn.
Karri Ramo stopped 39 of 43 shots, including 12 in overtime, before surrendering 3 goals on 5 attempts in the extra session for the penalty shot loss. If you made me name Ramo's biggest weakness, shootouts would probably be it.
RFD Klinkhammer, (2) (Dowell, Brophey), 1:42
RFD Sawyer, (1) (Bickell, Skille), 16:18
RFD Brent, (1) (Barker, Crawford), 1:00 (PP)
NOR Smolenak, (4) (Segal, Mihalik), 7:31
NOR Bochenski, (3) (Smolenak), 16:50
NOR Jones, (1) (Simek, Wishart), 17:54
NOR Heward, (1) (Hutchinson), 0:24 (PP)
RFD Pelletier, (3) (Blunden, Groulx), 10:03
Radek Smolenak, who had another Gordie Howe hat trick, was named the game's second star. Through five games, Smolenak has 4 goals, 6 points, a +4 rating, and 37 penalty minutes.
Congratulations to Ty Wishart on his first point as a professional.
Box score from TheAHL.com.
Justin Keller wasted no time in his bid for a recall to Norfolk by scoring Augusta's first goal of the night, just 9 minutes into the first period. The Lynx fell short of victory in their first ever game against the Jackals, losing to Elmira in an OT heartbreaker. Riku Helenius stopped 24 of 28 shots. Kevin Quick was pointless, and finished -1 with 2 shots and 4 PIMs.
Augusta tangles with Elmira again on Saturday night.
Dimitri Kazionov had a goal and Anton But had an assist in Kazan's 2-1 shootout win over CSKA. Both Lightning prospects were scoreless in their penalty shot attempts in the shootout. But also finished +1 in the game.
Vasily Koshechkin did not play in Togliatti's 7-4 win over Chekhov.
Dimitri Kazionov had an assist, 2 penalty minutes, and was +1 in Kazan's 3-2 win over Spartak Moscow.
Alexei Glukhov had 1 goal and 1 assist in Mytischi's 6-5 shootout win over Magnitogorsk.
Vasily Koshechkin did not play in Togliatti's 5-3 loss to Spartak Moscow.
Alexei Glukhov had 2 penalty minutes in Mytischi's 5-3 win over Yulaev.
Dimitri Kazionov tallied his 5th goal of the season in Kazan's 3-2 win over Chekhov.
Anton But was -2 in CSKA's 4-2 loss to Nizhnekamsk.
Albert Vishnyakov was scoreless in Novokuznetsk's 3-0 loss to Novosibirsk.
Vasily Koshechkin allowed 3 goals on 22 shots in Togliatti's 3-2 loss to Yaroslavl. Koshechkin is now 4-4-1 on the season.
Alexei Glukhov did not play in Mytischi's 2-1 loss to Chelyabinsk.
Anton But had an assist in CSKA's 3-2 win over Chekhov.
Tyrell scores again ... Jung dresses for Edmonton ... Another point for Barberio.