Crunch win Game 2, lead series 2-0
SPRINGFIELD, MA. (WSYR-TV) - The Syracuse Crunch defeated the Springfield Falcons 5-3 Saturday night in game 2 of the AHL Eastern Conference Semifinals.
The victory gives the Crunch a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series.
Syracuse led by league MVP Tyler Johnson’s hat trick.
Johnson scored two power-play goals and one shorthanded goal.
It was the first post-season hat trick in Crunch history.
Game 3 is on Wednesday at the War Memorial. It's scheduled to start at 7:00 p.m.
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