St. John’s IceCaps vs W-B/Scranton: Game 4

St John’s IceCaps Win Game Four —  

St. John’s IceCaps – 2

Wilkes-Barre Penguins – 1                    

Venue:  Mohegan Sun Arena 

Time:   6:00 pm  Central 

TV Network: AHL TV  

Game Notes:  Josh Lunden scored the game-winner midway through the third while Michael Hutchinson faced just 18 shots, making 17 saves in the victory.  Will O’Neill had a goal and an assist for the IceCaps, who lead the best-of-seven series 3-1 and can clinch a berth in the Calder Cup Finals with a win in Game 5 Saturday night. 

Not dressed for St. John’s:  Josh Morrissey, Jerome Samson, Ryan Olsen, Cody Lampl, Julian Melchiori, Ryan Schnell, Brandon MacLean, Austen Brassard, Eddie Pasquale and Jussi Olkinuora … The IceCaps outshot the Penguins 31-18 … St. John’s went 2-for-9 on the power play and 6-for-6 on the penalty kill.  They have not allowed a power play goal on 20 chances in the series … St. John’s has scored two power play goals in back-to-back games … Andrew Gordon has four assists in his last two games and eight points (3G, 5A) in his last five games … Will O’Neill has a three-game points streak (1G, 3A).  

Three Stars:

1.   Josh Lunden    

2.  Peter Mannino 

3.  Michael Hutchinson

Mary Brown’s Hardest Working Player: 

Kyle MacKinnon

Game Highlights:  St. John’s vs Wilkes-Barre  2:41

Summary

2-1

Next game:   Saturday night at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

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Mitch Kasprick (864 Posts)

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