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Crunch sign forward Patrick Watling to PTO

The Syracuse Crunch have signed forward Patrick Watling to a professional tryout contract, general manager Stacy Roest announced Tuesday afternoon. Watling, 28, has skated in 14 games with the Wheeling Nailers leading the team in both goals (9) and assists (15). Last ... MORE
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SYRACUSE SPEAKS: Perspective with Patrick! (podcast)

Alex Ackerman welcomes back TheAHL.com contributor Patrick Williams. Patrick has been covering the AHL for many years, and took an in-depth look into Syracuse’s slow start last week. Since that article was written, Syracuse went 1-2-0-0, bringing their record for the 2021-22 ... MORE
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Tampa Bay Lightning recall forward Gabe Fortier from Syracuse Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Gabe Fortier from the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced Monday morning. Additionally, the Crunch have signed forward Aaron Luchuk to a professional tryout contract. Fortier, 5-foot-10, 173 pounds, has played ... MORE
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Crunch surpassed by Amerks, 4-2

The Syracuse Crunch were surpassed by the Rochester Americans, 4-2, tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. The loss puts the Crunch at 6-8-2-1 on the season and 0-2-0-0 in the 12-game season series against the Amerks. Crunch goaltender Amir Miftakhov stopped ... MORE
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Crunch defeat Phantoms, 4-1

After giving up the first goal, the Syracuse Crunch rattled off four unanswered to defeat the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, 4-1, Friday night at the Upstate Medical University Arena. The win snaps a six-game skid and advances the Crunch to 6-7-2-1 on the ... MORE
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Gabriel Dumont named Syracuse Crunch captain

The Syracuse Crunch have announced that forward Gabriel Dumont has been named captain for the 2021-22 season. Additionally, forward Daniel Walcott and defenseman Fredrik Claesson will serve as alternate captains. “It’s a great honor, but at the same time, we have a ... MORE
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Tampa Bay Lightning recall defenseman Sean Day from Syracuse Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled defenseman Sean Day from the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced. Day, 23, has skated in 15 games with the Crunch this season, posting two goals and 10 points to go along ... MORE
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Crunch edged by Senators, 3-2

The Syracuse Crunch were edged by the Belleville Senators, 3-2, tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. The loss moves the winless streak to six games and drops the Crunch to 5-7-2-1 on the season. Goaltender Amir Miftakhov started in net for ... MORE
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Tampa Bay Lightning reassign defenseman Fredrik Claesson to Syracuse Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have reassigned defenseman Fredrik Claesson to the Syracuse Crunch, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Claesson, 29, has skated in three games with the Lightning this season, posting two shots on goal. The 6-foot-1, 196-pound ... MORE
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Tampa Bay Lightning recall forward Alex Barre-Boulet from Syracuse Crunch

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled forward Alex Barre-Boulet from the Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Barre-Boulet, 24, has skated in nine NHL games this season with the Lightning and Seattle ... MORE
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Crunch defeated by Monsters, 5-1

The Syracuse Crunch were defeated by the Cleveland Monsters, 5-1, tonight at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The loss extends the winless streak to five games and moves the team to 5-6-2-1 on the season and 2-1-2-0 in the eight-game season series against ... MORE
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Crunch fall to Monsters in overtime, 2-1

The Syracuse Crunch were first on the board, but the Cleveland Monsters tied the game to force overtime before taking the win, 2-1, tonight at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The loss puts the Crunch on a four-game skid and 5-5-2-1 on the ... MORE
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Crunch fall to bears in shootout, 5-4

The Syracuse Crunch scored twice in the third period to force overtime, but eventually fell to the Hershey Bears, 5-4, in a shootout tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. Remi Elie, Andrej Sustr and Charles Hudon all recorded multi-point efforts as ... MORE
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Crunch downed by Comets, 3-1

The Syracuse Crunch were downed by the Utica Comets, 3-1, this afternoon at the Adirondack Bank Center. The Crunch move to 5-5-1-0 on the season and 0-3-0-0 in the 14-game season series against the Comets. Goaltender Amir Miftakhov stopped 21-of-24 shots and ... MORE
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Syracuse Crunch lose to Bridgeport, 3-1

The Syracuse Crunch were first on the board, but the Bridgeport Islanders had a third period surge to take a 3-1 win tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. The loss moves the Crunch to 5-4-1-0 on the season and wraps up ... MORE