HARTFORD, Conn. - Arturs Kulda scored twice as the St. John's IceCaps beat the Connecticut Whale 6-3 in American Hockey League play Friday.
Kulda's two goals, including one into an empty net, capped a four-goal third period for the IceCaps (3-3-0).
Spencer Machacek, Eric O'Dell, Shawn Weller and Carl Klingberg added one each for St. John's.
Kris Newbury, Ryan Bourque and John Mitchell had one apiece for the Whale (1-2-2).
IceCaps goaltender Edward Pasquale made 16 saves for the win, while at the other end Chad Johnson stopped 22 shots.