Wolf Pack roll to road win in Game 1

Lauri Pajuniemi scored twice and Hartford returned to Calder Cup Playoff action with an impressive 6-1 win over Springfield in Game 1 of the teams’ Atlantic Division first-round series at MassMutual Center on Wednesday night.

Atlantic Division playoff field set

The Springfield Thunderbirds, Charlotte Checkers, Hartford Wolf Pack and Lehigh Valley Phantoms all clinched postseason berths on Saturday night, rounding out the six-team field that will participate in the 2023 Calder Cup Playoffs in the Atlantic Division.

Blues acquire Abramov, Gaudette

The St. Louis Blues have acquired forwards Mikhail Abramov and Adam Gaudette from the Toronto Maple Leafs as part of a deal in exchange for Ryan O’Reilly and Noel Acciari.