Albany tops Norfolk 5-3. Dan DaSilva and Cody McLeod each scored for the River Rats. Matt Murley had two assists and was named the third star of the game. Johnny Boychuk recorded an assist and was plus one. Tyler Weiman stopped 36 shots, earning his 24th win of the season. Weiman was named the game's second star. With the win and Bridgeport's loss to Hershey, the River Rats move two points ahead for the last playoff spot in the East Division. Both the River Rats and Sound Tigers have eight games remaining in the regular season.
Brett Hemingway did not play. Hemingway has not been added to the Albany roster as of yet.
Central Hockey League
Arizona takes game two over Corpus Christi with a 3-2 win. David Svagrovsky was minus one and finished with four shots. Ryan Steeves finished even and did not record a shot. The victorious goaltender, Michael Wall, made 27 saves.
Brandon doubles up Prince Albert 4-2. Brandon wins the series 4-1. Codey Burki scored a power play goal. It was his first goal of the post-season. Along with the goal, he had four assists in the series.