Defenseman Nick Crawford not only potted two goals during regulation, but also notched the game-winner in the shootout to give the Rochester Americans a 4-3 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.

The game was a 2-2 deadlock going into the third period, but the Penguins were able to pull ahead on their third power play of the game. Brian Dumoulin pinched into the slot to poke a loose puck over to Trevor Smith, who wheeled and swept a shot inside the near post.

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton would be unable to hold on to the lead as Crawford weaved toward the high slot and sent a shot that found the top of the net with 5:05 left in regulation.


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