Joe Whitney’s record-breaking night was spoiled during the Albany Devils 6-4 setback against the Springfield Falcons Friday at MassMutual Center.
Joe Whitney tied the franchise points record and the Devils came within an inch of forcing overtime, but the Wolf Pack prevailed, 4-3.
The Devils surrendered a third period lead, but earned victory in the shootout against the Pirates Friday. Stefan Matteau netted the winner in the fifth round for a 4-3 win.
Only 20 games remain on the Devils schedule as they travel for a three game road trip this weekend. Albany is in search of its 30th win of the season.
Albany Devils Keith Kinkaid, Joe Whitney and Kelly Zajac — along with Devil Dawg — helped open Berkshire Bank’s newest location Thursday afternoon.
Join Berkshire Bank and the Albany Devils on Thursday to celebrate the “Grand Opening” of Berkshire’s Loudonville branch.
Johan Hedberg made his Albany debut during a relief effort in the Devils 7-3 loss at Bridgeport.
As the American Hockey League’s attention turns to the 2014 AHL All-Star Classic in St. John’s, the Devils will enjoy a three day hiatus before returning for games Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
Instagram photo of Joe Whitney’s behind-the-back goal during the 2014 AHL All-Star Skills Competition.
The 2014 AHL All-Star Classic begins Tuesday when the league’s best goes toe-to-toe with Färjestad BK — one of the top professional teams in the Swedish Hockey League. The two day event begins with the Skills Competition Tuesday and the All-Star Game Wednesday.