BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (December 5, 2016 ) - The Bridgeport Sound Tigers (15-7-0-0) won three of their four games last week, earning six points, but falling to fourth place in the treacherous Atlantic Division. Bridgeport has won seven of its last nine contests dating back to Nov. 19th.
The Sound Tigers kicked off the week on Tuesday with a 5-4 shootout victory over the Albany Devils at Webster Bank Arena. Veteran defenseman Jon Landry scored the lone goal in a three-round shootout, while Islanders prospect Devon Toews assisted on all four regulation goals for a career-best four points. Steve Bernier, Jesse Graham, Ben Holmstrom and Josh Winquist all scored for Bridgeport and Eamon McAdam made 24 saves in the win.
On Friday, Travis St. Denis captured his first professional goal, which stood as the game-winner, in a 3-1 victory over the Springfield Thunderbirds at the MassMutual Center in Springfield, MA. Colin Markison also scored in his return to the lineup after missing 15 games due to injury. Between the pipes, McAdam made 21 saves and earned his sixth straight win to begin the season, equaling Christopher Gibson's record of 6-0-0-0.