CHECKERS CLINCH THIRD IN EAST WITH 2-1 WIN
Charlotte to face two-time defending champion Hershey in the first round
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers scored two second-period goals and held on for a 2-1 win over the Worcester Sharks on Friday evening in front of 9,813 fans at Time Warner Cable Arena. Continue reading
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Saturday hosted one of those rare nights where both the NHL and their AHL affiliates would squared off on the same day. The AHL Connecticut Whale did their part with a 4-2 victory, their fifth in seven tries, against the Worcester Sharks. After that game concluded, some three hours later the parent New York Rangers went on to beat the San Jose Sharks in a shootout 3-2.
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