Game Summary Archive

Flyers Complete Rookie Series Sweep at PPL Center

September 17, 2022

Sam Ersson 36 Saves in First Game Since February September 17, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Five highly touted Philadelphia Flyers prospects scored goals but it was goaltender Sam Ersson who stole the show in his return to game-action as the Flyers defeated the New York Rangers 5-1 on Saturday night at PPL Center in […]

Foerster Scores Overtime Winner in Rookie Game

September 16, 2022

Fans Treated to Exciting Flyers-Rangers Battle September 16, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Tyson Foerster brought the “shoot first” mentality to end the Rookie Series opener on Friday night. His five-hole conversion from the left circle capped a fantastic night welcoming back hockey to PPL Center as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the New York Rangers 2-1. […]

Transaction Analysis: Jackson Cates

August 17, 2022

by Bill Meltzer ( August 17, 2022 On Monday, the Flyers announced that forward Jackson Cates, a restricted free agent, has re-signed with the organization. The player agreed to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will pay Cates at a $775,000 rate at the NHL level and $150,000 if he’s in the AHL with the […]

Take a Bow, Phantoms! Sandstrom Shutout Win Ends Season

April 30, 2022

O’Reilly and Ratcliffe with 2 Points Each, Phantoms over Penguins 3-0 April 30, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Felix Sandstrom’s 26-save total was good for his second career shutout and the Phantoms finished the season in style with a 3-0 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday night at PPL Center. Cal O’Reilly (21st) and Isaac […]

Phantoms Take Setback in Penultimate Game

April 27, 2022

Colin Felix Drops Gloves in Pro Debut April 27, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Adam Johnson (5th) scored in the first period and newcomer Colin Felix debuted for the team he grew up cheering for but the Cleveland Monsters pulled away with three goals in succession late in the second period on their way to […]

T-Birds Pull Away in 3rd

April 26, 2022

Phantoms 9-Game Home Point Streak Ends with 5-0 Defeat April 26, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – A third-period surge of goals for the Springfield Thunderbirds made the difference as a tight 1-0 game ballooned to a 5-0 difference and ultimately was the final score on Tuesday night at PPL Center. Joel Hofer picked up the […]

Pat Nagle Magnificent in Record Performance

April 23, 2022

42 Saves in 2-0 Win at Hershey April 23, 2022 Hershey, PA – Pat Nagle maneuvered one way and pushed across the other way as he stopped everything the Hershey Bears’ relentless attack threw at him throughout the game in a 42-save masterpiece at Giant Center on Saturday night. The 2-0 victory, in which the Phantoms […]

Phantoms Fall in Overtime Battle

April 22, 2022

Hershey Wins at PPL Center for First Time This Year April 22, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – The seventh try was the charm for the Hershey Bears who finally found a way to secure a win at PPL Center this season in the form of a 4-3 overtime triumph on Friday night. Max Willman (11th), […]

Phantoms Earn Standings Point at Providence

April 19, 2022

Fast Start in Wild Road Game April 19, 2022 Providence, RI – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Providence Bruins raced out to an exciting and high-scoring start with five combined goals in the first 13 minutes after which the Bruins rallied from behind to post a 5-4 overtime win on Tuesday night at Dunkin’ Donuts […]

Phantoms Secure Standings Point in Shootout Battle

April 16, 2022

Allison and O’Reilly Score in 3-2 Loss April 16, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Cal O’Reilly (20th) and Wade Allison (10th) scored for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms in an entertaining and intense game at PPL Center but Georgii Merkulov starred for the visiting Providence Bruins in his pro debut with two assists and a shootout […]

Sushko Extends Goal Streak in OT Setback

April 15, 2022

Bridgeport Prevails 2-1 April 15, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Maksim Sushko (10th) scored for a third straight game this week but Cory Schneider stood on his head for the Bridgeport Islanders to backstop a 2-1 overtime win for the visitors at PPL Center on Friday night. Austin Czarnik (12th) scored the winner in the extra […]

It Counts!! Sushko Goal Confirmed in 2-1 Win

April 13, 2022

Phantoms on 6-Game Home Ice Winning Streak April 13, 2021 Lehigh Valley, PA – Maksim Sushko (9th) scored with 8:31 left to break a 1-1 tie and complete a third-period comeback in Lehigh Valley’s 2-1 victory over the Hershey Bears on Wednesday night. Initially ruled No Goal on the ice because the cage had been […]

Phantoms Fall Short at Providence

April 11, 2022

Sushko Scores 8th but P-Bruins Hang On 2-1 April 11, 202 Providence, RI – Lehigh Valley again poured on a heavy attack at a veteran goalie but had a tough time finding the back of the net as the Providence Bruins secured a 2-1 victory over the Phantoms on Monday night at Dunkin’ Donuts Center. […]

Phantoms Crank Up Season-High 44 Shots in 4-2 Setback

April 10, 2022

NHL Veteran Cory Schneider with 42 Saves Denies Phantoms April 10, 2022 Bridgeport, CT – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms couldn’t get the bounces despite a 44-shot attack that also included at least four additional shots off the posts. The Bridgeport Islanders hung on a for a 4-2 win on Sunday afternoon at Total Mortgage Arena. […]

Allison Scores From His Knees, Phantoms Win 4-1

April 8, 2022

Lehigh Valley is 5-0 vs. Hershey at PPL Center April 8, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Wade Allison (9th) broke a 1-1 tie late in the second period with an amazing one-handed backhand swat from his knees and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms took momentum from the go-ahead tally all the way to the end in a […]

31 Shots Not Enough at Wilkes

April 6, 2022

Hayden Hodgson Scores 19th in Return April 6, 2022 Wilkes-Barre Twp., PA – Hayden Hodgson scored his team-leading 19th goal of the season in his first game back with the Phantoms but Louis Domingue hung on the rest of the way in a 30-save performance as the Penguins pulled through 3-1 on Wednesday night. Lehigh […]

Ratcliffe Scores Late Winner at Bridgeport

April 3, 2022

Phantoms Sweep Three-Game Weekend April 3, 2022 Bridgeport, CT – Isaac Ratcliffe scored a pair of goals, including the game-winner with 4:00 remaining, and the Phantoms completed a perfect 3-for-3 weekend with a 4-3 victory at the Brigdport Islanders on Sunday evening. It was Ratcliffe’s first two-goal game as a pro and gave him a new […]

“Los Fantasmas” Post 3-2 Comeback Win vs. Utica

April 2, 2022

Wilson Scores Twice and Sandstrom Turns Away 37 April 2, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Trailing 2-0 and being largely outplayed for the first period and into the second, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms found their stride to post an impressive 3-2 comeback victory over the conference-leading Utica Comets on Saturday night at PPL Center. A […]

Los Fantasmas Top Pingüinos 4-2

April 1, 2022

Wade Allison Scores Winner in 3rd Period April 1, 2022 Lehigh Valley, PA – Wade Allison fired it from the left dot with under 15 minutes to break a 2-2 tie and push “Los Fantasmas” to a 4-2 victory at PPL Center to open Hockey Fiesta weekend with the team recognizing the region’s Hispanic Heritage. […]

Nagle Thrives in Return

March 26, 2022

Belleville Rallies in 3-2 Shootout Win March 26, 2022 Belleville, ON – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms raced out to a 2-0 lead on goals by Garrett Wilson (13th) and Nick Lappin (4th) but the Senators found their game and eventually pushed through for a 3-2 win in a shootout on Saturday night at CAA Arena […]