Providence Bruins Beat Manchester Monarchs On The Road
Providence Bruins Press Release
Eight Different Players Record A Point
Manchester, NH – The Providence Bruins
defeated the Manchester Monarchs 3-2
Saturday evening. Matt Fraser, Andrew
Cherniwchan and Mike Moore
scored for the P-Bruins, while Niklas Svedberg
made 31 saves in the victory.
The P-Bruins opened the scoring at the 15:55 mark of the opening period, while on
the power play. Ryan Spooner fed Fraser in front of the net, who scored off a backhand
shot, beating Monarchs net minder Martin
Jones glove side for his 17th goal of the season. Ben
Youds picked up the second assist on the goal as Providence led 1-0 going
into the first intermission.
Manchester tied the game at one at the 7:45 mark of the second period. Nick Deslauriers
shot the puck to the net and it deflected off Svedberg's glove for his 15th
goal of the season. The goal was
unassisted. The P-Bruins retook the lead
at the 14:25 mark when Cherniwchan scored off the rebound from a shot from Rob
Flick. It was Cherwichan's fourth goal
of the season as the P-Bruins led 2-1 going into the second intermission.
The P-Bruins took a two-goal advantage at the 4:21 mark of the third
period. Moore wristed a shot past Jones
after he held on to the puck going down the left wing for his second goal of
the season. Alexander Khokhlachev and Anthony
Camara recorded the assists. Manchester pulled back within a goal at the
6:27 mark, while on the power play. Linden Vey scored his tenth goal of the
season on a one-timer from the left circle. Deslauriers and Tyler Toffoli had the assists. Providence played solid defense for the
remainder of the period keeping Manchester off the board and holding on for the
Svedberg stopped 31 of 33 shots for the P-Bruins, while Jones made 18 saves for
the Monarchs. The P-Bruins went 1-for-4
on the power play and 3-for-4 on the penalty kill.
Providence returns to
the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Sunday at 3:05pm against the Springfield
Falcons. The first 1,000 fans in
attendance will receive a poster
courtesy of J & R Marketing. For tickets to this game or any other
Providence Bruins home game please visit www.providencebruins.com.