Saturday, March 8, 2014
By Paul Betit firstname.lastname@example.org
WHO: Bridgeport Sound Tigers (11-11-0-1, 2nd in AHL's Northeast Division) at Portland Pirates (11-10-1-1, 4th in AHL's Atlantic Division)
WHEN: 7 p.m.
WHERE: Cumberland County Civic Center
RADIO: WPEI (95.5 FM and 95.9 FM); WPEI; WOXO (92.7 and 100.7 FM)
SOUND TIGERS NOTES: Bridgeport snapped an eight-game losing streak Sunday afternoon with a 7-2 win against the Syracuse Crunch. Former Bowdoin College defenseman Jon Landry has three goals in his last five games. Veteran right wing Colin MacDonald has points in five of his last six games. The Sound Tigers have lost 5 of 6 road games.
PIRATES NOTES: Portland has won 4 of 6 games. In his six games, defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson has three goals and four assists. Veteran center Alexandre Bolduc, who is among the AHL's top 10 in scoring, has points in each of his last four games. Forward Ethan Werek has points in three of his last four games.