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Late Push Not Enough as Amerks Fall to Crunch

February 25, 2017 - Syracuse, NY- After falling behind 3-0 in the first period, the Rochester Americans (22-31-0-2) pulled within a goal less than five minutes into the third but could not find the equalizer as they suffered a 4-3 loss to the intrastate rival Syracuse Crunch (28-17-5-5) in the second game of a weekend home-and-home series Saturday at the Onondaga County War Memorial Arena. The contest was the 10th and final meeting between the two North Division foes this season. For the second time in the last three games, Tim Kennedy paced th... Full Story

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Amerks Recall Jason Kasdorf from Elmira

February 25, 2017 - Rochester, NY- The Rochester Americans announced today the team has recalled goaltender Jason Kasdorf from the Elmira Jackals of the ECHL. Kasdorf, 24, rejoins the Amerks after appearing in three games with the team this season. He picked up his first pro win on Nov. 27 against the Manchester Monarchs, making 24 saves on 25 shots in a 2-1 overtime victory. Prior to turning pro, the 6-foot-4, 200-pound netminder completed a four-year collegiate career at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (R.P.I.), posting a record of 38-... Full Story

Game Recap | Crunch Rally Late to Steal Win from Amerks

February 24, 2017 - (Rochester, NY) - 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. Rookie forward Hudson Fasching recorded his first career multi-goal game while newcomer Derek Grant, who was reassigned earlier in the day by the Buffal... Full Story

"Super Hero Night" Returns on Saturday, March 4

February 23, 2017 - Rochester, NY- The Rochester Americans will host Super Hero Night presented by Coca-Cola on Saturday, March 4 when the Amerks play the Bridgeport Sound Tigers at 7:05 p.m. at The Blue Cross Arena. Fans will be treated to a special meet-and-greet with various characters from the Super Hero Alliance of WNY, who will be in attendance to pose for photos and greet fans throughout the game. Special prizes will be given away to the fans dressed in the best Super Hero-themed costumes. The Amerks are again offering a special Super... Full Story

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