Game Summaries

Phantoms Season Ends in Charlotte

Checkers Take Playoff Series 2-1 April 21, 2023 Charlotte, NC – The Lehigh Valley Phantoms postseason came to an end in the deciding Game 3 of the first-round Calder Cup Playoffs series with the Charlotte Checkers pulling away for a 6-0 win. Charlotte rallied from a 1 game to nothing to deficit to take the […]

Checkers Even Series in Epic 2 OT Thriller

Game 3 to Decide the Series is Friday Night April 20, 2023 Charlotte, NC – It was another incredible multiple-overtime game between the Lehigh Valley Phantoms and Charlotte Checkers with shades of the epic five-overtime marathon and longest game in AHL history from five years ago. This one would fall short of that record but […]

PREVIEW: Phantoms at Checkers, Game #2

Thursday, April 20, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. Lehigh Valley Phantoms (37-29-6) at Charlotte Checkers (39-25-8) Bojangles’ Coliseum, Charlotte, NC TONIGHT The Lehigh Valley Phantoms look to advance tonight as they play the Charlotte Checkers in Game 2 of the Bet of 3 series in the Calder Cup Playoffs. After the first-round series, the Phantoms would […]

Foerster Strikes Twice in Game 1 Win

Phantoms Top Charlotte 4-3, Can Win Series Thursday April 18, 2023 Charlotte, NC – Tyson Foerster struck for a pair of goals to lead the Lehigh Valley Phantoms past the Charlotte Checkers 4-3 in Game 1 of their Best of 3 Calder Cup Playoff series on Tuesday night at Bojangles’ Coliseum. Olle Lycksell recorded a […]

Series Preview: Phantoms vs. Checkers

by Bill Meltzer @BillMeltzer / The Calder Cup playoffs get underway tonight for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms as the Flyers’ AHL affiliate embarks upon a best-of-three first-round series against the Charlotte Checkers (Florida Panthers affiliate). Game 1 is tonight, Game 2 is on Thursday, and Game 3, if necessary, will be on Friday. Every game will […]

Newcomer Brendan Furry Thrives in Season Finale

Hershey Nudges Past Phantoms 6-4. Playoffs are Next! April 15, 2023 Hershey, PA – Brendan Furry made quite the impression in his opportunity on the top line in the last game of the regular season. The forward out of Minnesota State registered one goal and two assists, the first points of his career, in just […]

Checkers get revenge against the Phantoms

Charlotte grabs 5-2 decision in Lehigh Valley’s regular season home finale April 14, 2023 Lehigh Valley, PA – One week after the Lehigh Valley Phantoms topped the Charlotte Checkers by a 5-2 count at PPL Center, their fellow Atlantic Division foe sought revenge on Friday night. Garrett Wilson (18th) and Bobby Brink (11th) both scored […]

Desnoyers makes Lehigh Valley Phantoms history

Wild third period leads Islanders past Phantoms, 6-4 April 12, 2023 Bridgeport, CT – Elliot Desnoyers cemented his spot in the record books for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms by becoming the club’s all-time rookie leading scorer. Desnoyers’ 23rd goal of the regular season in the third period bypassed Danick Martel’s previous Lehigh Valley club record […]

Say Hello to the Playoffs!

Phantoms Punch Their Ticket Via Exciting Comeback April 8, 2023 Lehigh Valley, PA – It doesn’t get much better than this. The Lehigh Valley Phantoms officially clinched a berth in the 2023 Calder Cup Playoffs by scoring three straight goals in the third period to rally from behind and defeat the Springfield Thunderbirds 4-3 on […]

Cooper Marody’s Big Night Cuts Magic Number to 3

Phantoms Take Down Charlotte 5-2 April 7, 2023 Lehigh Valley, PA – Cooper Marody returned from injury with a big three-point performance with two goals and one assist as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms trimmed their Magic Number to clinching a playoff berth to just three points via an impressive 5-2 victory over the Charlotte Checkers […]