Joakim Lindstrom’s second goal and fourth point of the night snapped a tie with 3:54 left in regulation and propelled Syracuse to a 6-4 win over Manitoba at the Onondaga County War Memorial on Friday night.
Aaron Rome had a goal and an assist and Andrei Plekhanov, Adam Pineault and Andrew Murray also scored for the Crunch, who rallied from an early two-goal deficit to end the Moose’s five-game winning streak.
Just activated from injured reserve by the parent Columbus Blue Jackets, Alexandre Picard recorded two assists in his season debut for Syracuse.
Jason Jaffray scored three times for Manitoba, marking the second straight game in which a Moose player has recorded a hat trick.
PEORIA 7, CHICAGO 3
Julian Talbot scored three times and Micki DuPont and Martin Kariya recorded three assists apiece as Peoria handed Chicago a 7-3 defeat at Carver Arena on Friday.
Talbot, who also had an assist for a four-point night, has scored five of his seven goals this season against the Wolves.
Jean-Guy Trudel and Mike Glumac had a goal and an assist each for the Rivermen, who snapped a three-game losing streak and handed the Wolves their first regulation loss on the road this season (8-1-1-0).
Brett Sterling picked up a pair of goals for Chicago, which was outshot 50-18 for the game.
QUAD CITY 5, ROCKFORD 3
David Van der Gulik scored twice in the first period and added an assist to help Quad City to a 5-3 win at Rockford.
HOUSTON 4, MILWAUKEE 1
Steve Kelly and Paul Albers had a goal and an assist each in Houston’s 4-1 win over Milwaukee.
Kelly now has five points in three games after being held scoreless in his first seven contests of the season.
Antti Pihlstrom provided the lone goal for the Admirals.
ALBANY 3, LOWELL 0
Ryan Bayda had two goals and an assist in his return to the Albany lineup as the River Rats blanked Lowell, 3-0, at Tsongas Arena on Friday night.
Bayda, who has been with the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes for the last two weeks, set up Mark Flood’s goal in the first period before scoring twice in the third.
Jakub Petruzalek notched two assists as Albany snapped a three-game road losing streak.
HERSHEY 2, PHILADELPHIA 1
Andrew Joudrey scored the tiebreaking goal with 13:49 left in regulation to give Hershey a 2-1 win over Philadelphia before 11,556 fans at the Wachovia Center on Friday night.
The Bears’ win came in Bob Woods’ debut as head coach and just hours after the parent Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers in the same building.
Alexandre Picard scored the only goal for the Phantoms, who have lost three of four since their 13-1-1-0 start to the season.
The teams head west for the back end of their home-and-home series in Hershey on Saturday.
WORCESTER 3, MANCHESTER 1
Dimitri Patzold made 28 saves for his first win of the season as Worcester ended a three-game slide with a 3-1 win in Manchester.
Dan Cloutier made 17 saves in the loss as the Monarchs fell for the fifth time in their last six contests.
PROVIDENCE 3, PORTLAND 2
Jeff Hoggan’s shorthanded goal with 9:11 remaining in the third period proved to be the difference as Providence improved to 13-2-1-0 on the season with a 3-2 win over visiting Portland.
BINGHAMTON 3, WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON 1
Binghamton withstood a steady stream of penalty kills and got 36 saves from Jeff Glass in a 3-1 win at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Binghamton’s third straight win kept them tied for second place in the East Division.
Chris Minard scored the only goal for the Penguins, his fourth of the season and first since potting an opening-night hat trick on Oct. 3.
NORFOLK 4, SPRINGFIELD 2
Rob Klinkhammer scored his first career AHL goal and added two assists during a four-goal first period as Norfolk won its third in a row, 4-2 over Springfield at Scope.
Former Falcons goaltender Jonathan Boutin made 30 saves to get the win for Norfolk and snap Springfield’s seven-game points streak (5-0-1-1).
IOWA 3, GRAND RAPIDS 2 (SO)
Marty Sertich and Toby Petersen as Iowa kept Grand Rapids winless at home this season with a 3-2 win at Van Andel Arena on Friday.
Mark Hartigan scored twice for Grand Rapids, which fell to 0-7-0-1 on home ice and saw its overall winless streak hit 10 games
HARTFORD 5, BRIDGEPORT 3
Nigel Dawes recorded two goals and two assists to lead Hartford to a 5-3 win over host Bridgeport at the Arena at Harbor Yard.
Dawes’s four-point night gave the Wolf Pack their seventh victory in nine outings and made a winner out of Miika Wiikman, who had 28 saves.
Ben Walter led the Sound Tigers with a goal and an assist, but Bridgeport still dropped its third straight decision.
HAMILTON 3, TORONTO 0
Mathieu Carle snapped a scoreless tie 2:39 into the third period and Jaroslav Halak finished with 25 saves as Hamilton shut out Toronto, 3-0, at Copps Coliseum.
Halak’s shutout was his first this season and the 10th of his AHL career.
Scott Clemmensen stopped 25 of 27 shots but still lost his second straight decision after an 8-0-0 start to the season.
ROCHESTER 3, LAKE ERIE 2
Peter Aston’s first AHL goal stood up as the game-winner as Rochester took a 3-2 win from Lake Erie on Friday night.
Dylan Hunter also scored for Rochester, picking up his 13th point in his last 11 games.