Found February 17, 2012 on Sox and Dawgs:
By Brian Ring Hartford, CT, February 17, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale defeated the Springfield Falcons, 6-3, Friday night at the XL Center. Andre Deveaux scored twice for the Whale, including the game-winner, as did Ryan Bourque, and Mats Zuccarello (1-2-3), Kris Newbury (0-3-3) and Jonathan Audy-Marchessault (0-3-3) all recorded three points, in Connecticut’s sixth win in seven tries (6-0-1-0). Connecticut scored three unanswered third-period goals, and would take the lead for good on Deveaux’s second goal of the night, coming at the 8:05 mark of the final frame. “We had a strong finish, a strong third period and that ended up being the difference,” said Whale head coach Ken Gernander. The Whale jumped out to the first lead of the game 3:26 into the first period, when Deveaux’s slap-shot from the right faceoff circle beat Springfield goaltender Paul Dainton (20 saves) for his 14th goal of the season. Zuccarello started the play at mid-ice, dishing to Newbury, who made a nice fe...
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