Crunch, Amerks roll a 7 the hard way

It hasn’t been the prettiest Calder Cup Playoff series in history, but it has the makings of a classic as Syracuse prepares to host Rochester in Game 7 of their North Division semifinal series on Saturday night. The Americans, who are coming off wins in Games 5 and 6, are trying to become just the […]

Amerks force Game 7, Phantoms win in 3OT

Rochester posted a wild 7-5 win over Syracuse on Wednesday night, tying the teams’ North Division semifinal series at three games apiece and setting up a winner-take-all Game 7 back in Syracuse on Saturday. The Crunch took an early two-goal lead when Joe Motzko and Tim Jackman scored 70 seconds apart in the first period. […]

Game 7 overtimes

Twelve times in American Hockey League history a Game 7 of a Calder Cup Playoff series has gone into overtime: 5/1/04 Rochester 4, SYRACUSE 3 North Division semifinal 4/25/04 Wilkes-Barre 3, BRIDGEPORT 2 East Division semifinal 5/1/01 Providence 3, WORCESTER 2 Eastern Conference semifinal 5/21/00 HARTFORD 3, Providence 2 Eastern Conference final 5/11/93 Springfield 6, […]

Chiodo to chat live Friday afternoon

Goaltender Andy Chiodo of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will enter the AHL chat room and answer questions live this Friday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. ET. Chiodo, 21, just finished leading the Penguins back from a 3-1 series deficit to eliminate the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in the East Division semifinals. The Pens are now awaiting the winner […]

Phantoms, Bulldogs regain series leads

Mark Murphy scored twice for Philadelphia and Jimmie Olvestad did the same for Hamilton as both teams posted Game 3 wins on Tuesday night to take 2-1 leads in their respective division semifinal series. Check out for the latest news, stats and features from the Calder Cup 2004 Playoffs. Murphy’s first two goals of […]

Milwaukee evens things up in Cincy

Two-time Calder Cup champion Jay Henderson scored arguably his biggest goal as an Admiral, finding the net with 12:21 gone in overtime to give Milwaukee a 4-3 win in Cincinnati on Monday night. The best-of-seven West Division semifinal series is now even at two games apiece. Mike Farrell and Tony Hrkac recorded a goal and […]

Koltsov sends Pens to seventh heaven

Konstantin Koltsov scored off a Matt Hussey pass at 11:44 of overtime to give Wilkes-Barre/Scranton a 3-2 win over Bridgeport in Game 7 on Sunday evening at the Arena at Harbor Yard. The Penguins will face either Philadelphia or Norfolk in the East Division final. Hussey picked up a loose puck at center ice, skated […]

IceCats overthrow Monarchs

The home team finally won, and it proved to be the difference in the series. Worcester scored four times in the second period en route to a 6-1 win over Manchester on Saturday night, putting the wraps on their Atlantic Division semifinal series, four games to two. Captain Jeff Panzer had a goal and an […]