CANTLON: PACK KNOCK OFF DEVILS IN FINAL HOME GAME OF THE SEASON
BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings
HARTFORD, CT – Cole Schneider’s OT game-winner allowed the Hartford Wolf Pack to end their home schedule in winning fashion 2-1 over the Binghamton Devils in the first meeting of the season.
The Wolf Pack close out the entire regular season in Binghamton.
The Wolf Pack finished their home schedule with a record of 19-6-3-0. Their record sits at .500 at 33-33-6-3. With a win tomorrow, the team will finish above .500, a goal the team has worked toward for the end of this season.
“We have had it on the board to get to .500. That’s what we’re striving for,” said Schneider, the game’s hero.
The game-winner came as Schneider took a lead pass from Chris Bigras at center ice as the Wolf Pack were going for a wholesale change during the three-on-three marched down the right wing was able to stuff in his fifteenth goal of the season off a rebound of his backhander on goaltender Cam Johnson at 1:53.
30 seconds earlier, Johnson stopped Bigras on a breakaway which looked like it could have been the game-winner. Continue reading