MILWAUKEE - Chris Mueller had three goals and an assist as the Milwaukee Admirals hammered the Abbotsford Heat 8-3 in American Hockey League action Tuesday.
Juuso Puustinen and Ryan Thang each had a goal and an assist while Taylor Beck, Zack Stortini and Michael Latta also scored for Milwaukee. Gabriel Bourque added three assists.
Jon Rheault, Paul Byron and Dustin Sylvester replied for Abbotsford (13-8-1), which lost its third straight game.
Jeremy Smith made 32 saves for Milwaukee (11-6-1).
Leland Irving was pulled from Abbotsford goal after giving up five goals on nine shots. Joni Ortio stopped seven of 10 shots in relief.