Game Summary Archive

Alive and Kicking! Chris Conner Overtime Winner Forces Game 4

April 27, 2017

Phantoms Prevail 2-1, Will Return to Hershey Saturday Night April 26, 2017 Hershey, PA – Just as they had done all season, the Phantoms saved their best for last. Chris Conner scored on a breakaway in the opening minutes of overtime in Game 3 of the Calder Cup Playoffs to cap a come-from-behind rally at […]

Intensity, Physicality, Excitement Dominate Game 2 at PPL Center

April 23, 2017

Greg Carey Scores Twice in Rivalry Showdown April 22, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – The intensity of the rivalry between the Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Hershey Bears was on full display Saturday evening in Game 2 of their division semifinals series. Bone-crushing checks came early and often and post-whistle skirmishes were commonplace as the two […]

Playoff Hockey Hits the Lehigh Valley!

April 22, 2017

Hershey Claims Game 1 Goalie Duel 1-0 April 21, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Calder Cup Playoff hockey hit the Lehigh Valley and PPL Center for the first time ever Friday evening as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms opened their best-of-five division semifinals series against the rival Hershey Bears. Friday’s contest featured everything that exemplifies the […]

Lehigh Valley Wins Season Finale at Binghamton 4-1

April 16, 2017

Phantoms Finish at 101 Points with Season-Ending 4-Game Win Streak April 15, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Martin Ouellette turned in a season-high 45-save performance in a 4-1 victory at the Binghamton Senators on Saturday night to wrap up the 2016-17 regular season. Now it’s on to the Calder Cup Playoffs for the Lehigh Valley […]

Remarkable Phantoms Comeback Secures Home Ice in Calder Cup Playoffs Opening Round

April 15, 2017

Phantoms to Host Games 1 & 2 Next Friday, April 21 and Saturday, April 22 April 14, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – There’s just no lead that’s safe when facing the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Down two goals with just 62 seconds left in regulation, the Phantoms rallied for a thrilling 5-4 overtime triumph against the […]

CLINCH! Phantoms Shootout Win at Wilkes-Barre Locks Up Spot in Playoffs

April 13, 2017

Lehigh Valley Rallies Back in 3rd and Shootout for Historic Victory April 12, 2017 Wilkes-Barre, PA – Playoff Hockey is coming to PPL Center! The Lehigh Valley Phantoms officially clinched a spot in the Calder Cup Playoffs with a 2-1 shootout win at the first-place Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Wednesday evening. The Phantoms’ 46th win of […]

Phantoms on Verge of Playoffs After 4-2 Win vs. Springfield

April 10, 2017

Lehigh Valley’s Magic Number Just 1 After PPL Center Triumph April 8, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms are on the brink of the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs after a rousing 4-2 victory Saturday evening over the Springfield Thunderbirds in front of 7,719 fans inside PPL Center. With the win, the Phantoms […]

Penguins Claim Rivalry Showdown at PPL Center

April 8, 2017

Phantoms Can Clinch Postseason Berth Saturday vs. Springfield April 7, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Lehigh Valley Phantoms’ goaltender Anthony Stolarz turned in a strong 29-save performance Friday evening but the visiting Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins were able to escape PPL Center with 3-0 win in front of 7,215 raucous fans in downtown Allentown. With Friday’s outcome, […]

Phantoms Trim Magic Number to 5 in OT Clash with Hershey

April 6, 2017

Leier and McDonald Convert for Lehigh Valley April 5, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Taylor Leier (11th) and Colin McDonald (24th) both converted for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms Wednesday evening as the Phantoms earned a critical standings point amidst their overtime showdown with the rival Hershey Bears. With Wednesday’s outcome, the Phantoms moved to 44-22-5 […]

Chris Conner Hat Trick Drives Phantoms 4-2 Win at Hershey

April 3, 2017

Magic Number for Playoff Clinch Trimmed to Six April 2, 2017 Hershey, PA – Chris Conner converted in each period on Sunday evening for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms’ third hat trick of the season as part of a 4-2 win at rival Hershey on Sunday evening. Conner’s third career hat trick also included an assist […]

Phantoms Fall to Penguins in Feisty Rivalry Matchup

April 2, 2017

Scrap-Filled Affair Snagged by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 3-0 April 1, 2017 Wilkes-Barre, PA – The top two teams in the Eastern Conference have seen each other an awful lot lately. And on Saturday night at Wilkes-Barre it showed in a feisty showdown of two hard-working teams. The Penguins emerged with a 3-0 victory over the Lehigh Valley […]

Goaltending Duel at PPL Center Goes to Visiting Bridgeport

April 1, 2017

Phantoms Fans Enjoy Tons of Giveaways Amidst Fan Appreciation Night March 31, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Anthony Stolarz turned in a tremendous 34-save performance Friday evening but his counterpart, Bridgeport Sound Tigers’ netminder Eamon McAdam, was no slouch either denying 20 of Lehigh Valley’s 21 total shots in a genuine goaltending duel at PPL […]

Never-Say-Die Phantoms Prevail in OT Thriller at Sold-Out PPL Center

March 27, 2017

Andy Miele Nets Game-Tying and Game-Winning Goals March 26, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Andy Miele scored both the game-tying and game-winning goals Sunday evening as the resilient Lehigh Valley Phantoms authored a thrilling, come-from-behind 4-3 overtime triumph against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in front of 8,501 fans inside PPL Center. With the win, the […]

Penguins Claim Rivalry Showdown at Sold-Out PPL Center

March 26, 2017

Phan Nation Produces Second-Largest Crowd This Season March 25, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – The AHL’s postseason doesn’t officially get underway for nearly a month but there was a playoff atmosphere inside PPL Center Saturday evening as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms welcomed their in-state rivals, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, to downtown Allentown. Entering Saturday’s tilt, just […]

Another Dramatic Rally at St. John’s

March 23, 2017

Leier Equalizer With 1:16 Left Leads to Corban Knight Shootout Winner March 22, 2017 St. John’s, NL – The Phantoms staged yet another dramatic come-from-behind finish at the St. John’s IceCaps to secure an exciting third straight win. Taylor Leier (10th) tied the score with just 1:16 remaining in regulation eventually leading to Corban Knight’s […]

Phantoms Stage Epic Comeback at St. John’s

March 22, 2017

Brennan Scores OT Winner After Lehigh Valley Had Trailed 4-0 March 21, 2017 St. John’s NL – Down but not out. T.J. Brennan capped a crazy and historic comeback from a four-goal deficit at the St. John’s IceCaps with his tying and overtime winning goals in a near-unbelievable 5-4 triumph. The Lehigh Valley Phantoms trailed […]

Phantoms Surge Back Against rival Penguins

March 19, 2017

3-2 Road Win Pulls Lehigh Valley Back to Within Three Points of First March 18, 2017 Wilkes-Barre, PA – Goaltender Anthony Stolarz starred in a 37-save performance and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms hung on at the end of an intense 3-2 victory at the first-place Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday night. Tyrell Goulbourne (1st), Reece Willcox […]

Phantoms Four-Game Point Streak Snapped by Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

March 18, 2017

Penguins Snag Opener of Weekend Rivalry Series March 17, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms almost made it through their successful four-game homestand without a regulation loss but the Luck of the Irish was not quite with the hosts on this St. Patrick’s Day edition of Phantoms hockey. The visiting Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins […]

Phantoms Grab Critical Standings Point in Back-and-Forth Tilt with Syracuse

March 16, 2017

Danick Martel Scores Twice in OT Contest March 15, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Danick Martel (17th, 18th) scored twice and Andy Miele added a goal and an assist as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms earned a critical standings point Wednesday evening as part of a 5-4 overtime decision with the Syracuse Crunch at PPL Center. […]

Lyon Backstops Phantoms to 3rd Straight Win, 4-1 Over Utica

March 12, 2017

Another Sold-Out Saturday in Center City Allentown March 11, 2017 Lehigh Valley, PA – Alex Lyon backstopped the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to their third victory in a row and fifth in their last six in a 4-1 decision over the Utica Comets in front of yet another sellout crowd at PPL Center on Saturday night. […]