Location: Times Union Center, Albany, NY.
Time: 7:00 PM.
Season Series: Tied at 1.
Albany: 34-25-1-1, 70 points, .574, 2nd place in North Division
Springfield: 25-26-8-2, 60 points, .492, 6th place in Atlantic Division
Thunderbirds Leading Scorers/Goaltending:
Chase Balisy, 35 points (12 G, 23 A); Pau Thompson, 29 points (15 G, 14 A); 2 tied with 23 points
Adam Wilcox, 20-10-4, 284 GAA (SYR/SPR); Sam Brittain, 2-1-0, 1.85 GAA
Last Game, Thunderbirds: Springfield shut out Rochester 2-0 at home on Sunday.
After dropping three in a row to start the month of March, Springfield has won their last three straight; former Devil Paul Thompson was named AHL Player of the Week on Monday after picking up four goals over the weekend slate; Reece Scarlett scored in his T-Bird debut on March 3rd, but has not seen action since; Springfield is playing their second straight 3 in 3 weekend, traveling to Providence on Saturday before hosting the Devils Sunday afternoon; Kevin Rooney was reassigned to Albany on Monday (announced Tuesday), then John Quenneville was recalled on Wednesday; the Devils have the most wins in the North Division (34), but less overtime loser points has them .015 behind first place Syracuse.
In the Pipeline: Perfect between the Pipes (Florida Panthers)
Albany Devils defenseman set to make home debut (Times Union)
Broadcast Info: AHL Live, WHYN 560 AM
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