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Crunch double up Monsters, 6-3

Crunch double up Monsters, 6-3
The Syracuse Crunch doubled up the Cleveland Monsters, 6-3, to complete a weekend sweep tonight at the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Twelve Crunch players recorded a point in the win. Cal Foote paced the team with three assists, while Gemel Smith and Cory Conacher tallied two helpers each as the Crunch advance to 2-0-1-0 on the season.  Louis Domingue earned his first win of... more

Crunch top Monsters, 2-1, for first win of the season

Crunch top Monsters, 2-1, for first win of the season
The Syracuse Crunch earned their first win of the season in a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Monsters tonight at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Alex Barre-Boulet opened scoring before Peter Abbandonato tallied his first professional goal to move the Crunch to 1-0-1-0 on the season.  Scott Wedgewood recorded his first win in his first start for the Crunch turning aside 31-of-32 shots.... more

Amerks open season with 3-2 win over Crunch in overtime

Amerks open season with 3-2 win over Crunch in overtime
On the strength of a pair of goals from forward Tage Thompson, including the game-winner with 43 seconds left in overtime, the Rochester Americans (1-0-0-0) opened their 64th season in the American Hockey League with a 3-2 win over the Syracuse Crunch (0-0-1-0) Friday night at The Blue Cross Arena. Along with Thompson, who has 11 points (8+3) in his last... more

Crunch pull away for a 6-1 win over Amerks (highlights)

Crunch pull away for a 6-1 win over Amerks (highlights)
It’s quite possibly the biggest weekend of the year for the Amerks. Entering Friday’s game against Syracuse, the Amerks were three points behind the crunch for first place in the division with just six games left in the season. Friday night began a home-and-home with the crunch, so the Amerks could make this a really tight race with a win... more

CALDER CUP: Amerks vs. Crunch in round one of playoffs

The wait is finally over and the time has come. It is officially the postseason. Back in march, the Rochester Amerks earned their first playoff berth since 2014, and have now locked up the third seed in the AHL North Division standings. They will now battle second seeded Syracuse in the opening round. Syracuse has the higher seeding so they... more

Syracuse fans’ guide to the Crunch’s trip to the Calder Cup Finals

Syracuse Orange athletics are largely wrapped up for the 2016-17 season, but there’s another Syracuse team still out there succeeding, and we figured some of you may want to know more about them. The Syracuse Crunch, the Tampa Bay Lighting’s American Hockey League affiliate, are now in the Calder Cup Finals — the AHL’s championship series — against the Grand... more

Crunch rally late to steal win from Amerks

The Rochester Americans (22-30-0-2) bid for their third consecutive victory was snapped by a late push by the Syracuse Crunch (27-17-5-5), who scored twice in the final 1:11 of regulation, including the game-winner with just six seconds remaining, to come out on top in a wild 5-4 contest at The Blue Cross Arena to kick-off a weekend home-and-home series… WHEC:... more

B-SENS OUT: Team insists AHL will remain in Binghamton

Even before Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk confirmed the Binghamton Senators would be leaving the Southern Tier on Monday morning, the writing was already on the wall for even the most positive-thinking B-Sens fans. An hour before the announcement, the new Belleville Senators had launched their website (bellevillesens.com) and also announced season-ticket seat selection deals for the 2017-18 season when... more