Signs of Improvement
WEEK IN REVIEW
November 2 - Norfolk Admirals 3, Sound Tigers 2 - The Sound Tigers lost their fourth consecutive game, losing 3-2 to the Norfolk Admirals at the Arena at Harbor Yard. Bruno Gervais and Wyatt Smith led the Sound Tigers with a goal and an assist each and goaltender Chris Madden stopped 43 of 46 shots in the loss. Smith extended his point streak to four games. After missing the first four games of the season with an ankle injury, Smith has recorded a point in the last four games and has a four-game assist streak and point streak in progress with 1-4-5 totals.
November 4 - Manchester Monarchs 7, Sound Tigers 5 - The Monarchs scored four unanswered goals in the second period to beat the Sound Tigers, 7-5, at the Arena at Harbor Yard. Manchester out-shot Bridgeport, 51-32, including 31-7 in the second period - Steve Reiger recorded two goals and one assist and Wyatt Smith scored two goals. Wade Dubielewicz made a season-high 44 saves in the loss.
November 5 - Sound Tigers 3, Albany River Rats 2 - Sean Bergenheim recorded a goal and an assist to lead the Sound Tigers to a 3-2 win over the River Rats at the Pepsi Arena. With the win, Bridgeport snapped its season-high five-game losing streak. Jeremy Colliton and Steve Reiger scored during a three-goal second period for the Sound Tigers. Goaltender Chris Madden stopped 29 of 31 shots to earn the win.
November 6 - Sound Tigers 6, Binghamton Senators 1 - Rob Collins had a goal and two assists to lead the Sound Tigers to a 6-1 victory over Binghamton Senators on Sunday at the Arena at Harbor Yard. With the win, the Sound Tigers snapped a four-game home losing streak and finished a stretch of four games in five days with two wins. Jeremy Colliton added a goal and an assist as the Sound Tigers improved to 4-6-1-0. The Senators have just one win in their first nine games (1-6-1-1). Masi Marjamaki, Kevin Colley, Brandon Smith and Bruno Gervais also scored for Bridgeport, while Chris Madden made 29 saves.
*Rob Collins leads the team in scoring with 15 points (5+10) in 11 games. Collins is ranked tied for seventh in the league in assists and ninth in points.
*Bruno Gervais is ranked tied for eighth among AHL defensemen in scoring with nine points (4+5) in 11 games.
*Goaltender Chris Madden has a record of 3-1 and a 3.10 goals against average in six games.
Friday, November 11 at Philadelphia, 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 12 at Springfield, 7:05 p.m.
Sunday, November 13 vs. Lowell, 4:05 p.m.
*Center Justin Papineau is out indefinitely with a shoulder injury. Papineau was injured during last Wednesday's game with Norfolk.
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BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS TEAM STATISTICS