The Syracuse Crunch were edged by the Laval Rocket, 3-2, Wednesday night at Place Bell.
The loss snaps a four-game winning streak and moves the Crunch to 11-11-2-1 on the season and 1-1-0-0 in the eight-game season series against Laval.
Goaltender Max Lagace turned aside 25-of-28 shots in net for the Crunch, while Michael McNiven stopped 31-of-33 between the pipes for the Rocket. Syracuse was unable to covert on three power play opportunities, but went a perfect 2-for-2 on the penalty kill.
Max Cajkovic and Charles Hudon were the goal scorers for Syracuse.
The Crunch travel to face the Utica Comets on Friday.