ABBOTSFORD 2, MILWAUKEE 0
Goaltender Leland Irving brought an end to Abbotsford’s three-game losing skid by posting a 25-save shutout as the Heat captured a 2-0 road win over Milwaukee on Wednesday at the Bradley Center.
Carsen Germyn made it a 2-0 game with an unassisted tally early in the second frame, his third marker of the season.
Irving (4-3-1) picked up his first shutout of the season for Abbotsford, which had surrendered a combined 13 goals in its last two contests.
The Admirals have now dropped four of their last five games (1-4-0-0).
CHICAGO 3, ROCKFORD 2 (SO)
Tim Stapleton scored the lone shootout goal for either side, lifting Chicago to a 3-2 win over visiting Rockford on Wednesday at Allstate Arena.
Bryan Bickell put Rockford on top just 4:54 into the contest, but Stapleton tied it for Chicago with a shorthanded goal at the 10:28 mark.
Chris Chelios picked up a pair of assists for Chicago, which extended its points streak to three games (2-0-0-1) under new head coach Don Lever.