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Strong third period paves way for 4-2 Monsters win

Strong third period paves the way for 4-2 Monsters win over Marlies

Mar 5, 2022

The Cleveland Monsters beat the Toronto Marlies 4-2 on Saturday night at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. With the win, the Monsters are now 19-21-6-4 and are currently in seventh place in the AHL’s North Division standings.

 

Toronto’s Josh Ho-Sang scored the lone goal of the opening frame at 2:26 sending Cleveland to the first intermission trailing 1-0. Jake Christiansen notched a tally at 2:02 of the middle period off assists from Robbie Payne and Kevin Stenlund to tie the game, but Semyon Der-Arguchintsev recorded a marker at 15:30 giving the Marlies a 2-1 lead after 40 minutes. The Monsters made a third period comeback starting with a goal from Payne at 1:17 off feeds from Thomas Schemitsch and Tyler Sikura followed by a marker from Dillon Simpson at 5:39 assisted by Tyler Angle and Sikura. Payne added his second tally of the night at 16:18 with a helper from Christiansen securing a 4-2 win for Cleveland.

 

Cleveland’s Jet Greaves made 19 saves for the victory while Toronto’s Joseph Woll made 33 saves in defeat.  

 

The Monsters host a rematch against the Toronto Marlies on Sunday, March 6, for a noon puck drop at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Follow the game with full coverage on FOX Sports 1350 AM ‘The Gambler’, AHLTV and the Monsters Hockey Network.

 

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Scoring:

 

1st

2nd

3rd

OT

SO

Final

CLE

0

1

3

-

-

4

TOR

1

1

0

-

-

2

 

Shots/Special Teams:

 

Shots

PP

PK

PIM

CLE

37

0/2

3/3

6 min / 3 inf

TOR

21

0/3

2/2

4 min / 2 inf

Goaltenders:

 

Goaltender

Outcome

Saves

GA

Record

CLE

Greaves

W

19

2

7-6-1

TOR

Woll

L

33

4

5-5-0

Cleveland Record: 19-21-6-4, 7th North Division

Toronto Record: 24-17-3-1, 2nd North Division

 

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