Karl Goehring came in relief in the first period and stopped 22 of 24 shots for Milwaukee, who went 4-for-6 on the man advantage in the contest.
LOWELL 3, PROVIDENCE 2
Chris Minard led the Devils with a pair of goals and an assist as Lowell handed the Bruins their third straight loss with a 3-2 win at home.
Justin Papineau had a goal and an assist for his third multi-point game in the last six tilts for the Devils while netminder Jordan Parise made 34 saves for his sixth win on the year and first since Nov. 29.
MANCHESTER 2, HARTFORD 1
Patrick O’Sullivan single-handedly defeated the Wolf Pack, registering both goals in the Monarchs’ 2-1 win over Hartford at the Verizon Wireless Center. O’Sullivan, who won the Dudley (Red) Garrett Memorial Award as the league’s top rookie last year, scored the game-winner on the power play with :41 seconds left in the game.
Jason LaBarbera stopped 29 of 30 shots to give the Manchester its second-straight win by one goal.
Brandon Dubinsky recorded the only goal for Hartford who played its fourth-straight one-goal game.
PORTLAND 5, SPRINGFIELD 4 (SO)
Pierre Parenteau had two goals and Zenon Konopka scored the game-clinching goal in the shootout to give the Pirates’ a 5-4 win at home over the Springfield Falcons.
Eric Healey had a pair of goals and an assist while teammate Daniel Corso recorded a season-high four assists in the loss for the Falcons, who forced overtime and gained a point in the standing with a goal from Marek Kvapil with one second left in the game.
Nathan Marsters stopped 28 shots and 4 of 5 players in the shootout to give the Pirates the win and handing Springfield its first shootout loss of the season.
NORFOLK 3, BRIDGPORT 1
A pair of third period goals helped the Admirals to a 3-1 win and their third-straight victory to cap a six-game road trip in which they went 4-1-1-0.
Brandon Bochenski extended his scoring streak to ten games, where he has scored multiple points in four straight games, by registering a pair of goals in the win while netminder Corey Crawford stopped 32 of 33 shots for the Admirals.
Defenseman Allan Rourke recorded the lone goal for Bridgeport in the loss.
PEORIA 3, IOWA 2
Trent Whitfield scored the game winner on the power play with 2:02 left in the third period to give the Rivermen a 3-2 win at home against the Iowa Stars.
WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON 3, SYRACUSE 2
Rookie Tim Wallace scored what proved to be the game winner for the Penguins at 4:42 of the second period as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton defeated the Crunch by a scored of 3-2 at Syracuse.
PHILADELPHIA 5, TORONTO 3
Triston Grant and Boyd Kane each had a pair of goals as the Phantoms defeated the Toronto Marlies by a score of 5-3 at home and ended a five-game losing streak for Philadelphia.
SAN ANTONIO 4, MANITOBA 3 (OT)
Yanick Lehoux had a pair of goals and Donald MacLean scored the game-winning goal in overtime to cap a Rampage comeback as they defeated the visiting Manitoba Moose by a score of 4-3.
Lehoux scored with 1:13 seconds left in the third period to force overtime where MacLean found the back of the net for his ninth goal of the year giving San Antonio the victory.