The Devils North Division Final series against the Marlies came down to the final game and the final 2 minutes and 30 seconds.
Scott Wedgewood backstopped the Devils to a 4-1 victory during Game 6 against the Marlies Saturday at Ricoh Coliseum. The win forces a Game 7, which will be Monday at Toronto.
The Devils now find themselves in a must-win situation after losing to the Marlies, 5-1, during Game 5.
One game after going a perfect 8-for-8 on the penalty kill and scoring two shorthanded goals, the Devils PK faltered in a 7-2 loss against the Marlies Tuesday.
It’s good to be Nick Lappin right now. And it’s good to be the Devils following a thrilling 3-2 overtime victory to pull ahead 2-1 in a best-of-seven series against the Marlies.
Playing without centers Jim O’Brien and Pavel Zacha, the Devils dropped a 5-3 decision against the Marlies Friday at Ricoh Coliseum.
Scott Wedgewood and the Devils held the AHL’s highest powered offense to just one goal in a 2-1 victory Wednesday. The Devils grabbed a 1-0 series advantage against the Marlies.
The Devils are heading to the Second Round of the Calder Cup Playoffs for the first time in club history after defeating the Comets, 6-3, Thursday.
The Devils will have to wait at least one more game to secure their spot in the Division Finals after a 2-1 overtime loss against the Comets during Game 3 Tuesday.
A four-goal second period outburst propelled the Devils to a 5-1 win against the Comets Saturday at Times Union Center in Game 2 of the Calder Cup Division Semifinal.
The Devils limited the Comets to just 14 shots en route to a 3-2 victory during Game 1 of the Division Semifinals.
The Devils 3-0 victory Saturday against the Sound Tigers was overshadowed by 248 penalty minutes, including 200 during the second period. In the end however, the win was Albany’s 46th of the season