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Abbotsford, BC – Goalie Atte Engren stopped 24 shots in his first appearance of the season and Victor Bartley scored the game winning goal on a power play to give the Milwaukee Admirals a 3-1 victory over the Abbotsford Heat Saturday night in Abbotsford BC.
Engren saved his strongest play for the third period when he turned aside 12 Heat shots to earn his first win and move the Admirals to 4-0-0-1 (9 points, first place Midwest Division).
The win extended Milwaukee’s AHL record of consecutive games without a regulation loss on the road to 20. The last regulation loss for the Admirals took place Jan. 13, 2011 at Manitoba (3-0).
Abbotsford took the lead at 10:49 of the second period on a Clay Wilson power play goal. Heat forward Greg Nemisz carried the puck from the left to the right of the slot. He drew a defender then slid a pass to the left post f...