Bridgeport 4, Portland 3

New York Islander Fan Central | 3/22/2009 06:08:00 PM | | Reports Peter Mannino, Mike Iggulden and Joel Rechlicz were returned to Bridgeport on Sunday.

Mannino started in goal Sunday for Bridgeport with Nate Lawson a scratch, Mike Iggulden played his third game in three days with Rechlicz not dressed.

Robin Figren recorded his first point in North America/AHL with an assist.

5,300 for the third home game in three days. Reports Bridgeport defeated Portland Sunday
4-3 at Harbor Yard.

Peter Mannino was money down the stretch with thirty four saves.

1. POR Whitmore, (11) (Rank), 3:35
1. BRI Lee, (5) (Joensuu, Bentivoglio), 5:09
1. BRI Smith, (28) (Walter, Lessard), 5:45
1. BRI Haley, (3) (Marcinko, Figren), 13:39
2. POR Zagrapan, (18) (Murphy), 12:39
2. POR Darche, (23) (Gerbe, Kostka), 15:20
2. BRI Bentivoglio, (8) (Colliton, Mannino), 19:24 (PP)

Ct Post: Michael Fornabaio recaps Bridgeport's win over Portland on the penalties with blog entries here.

Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram: Covers the Portland Pirates.

Hershey won 3-2 in a shootout Sunday at Manchester with two games in hand, they continue to trail Bridgeport by two points.

WBS Pens did not play, Bridgeport increased it's lead over them.

Bookmark and Share