Loading...

Portland Bests Binghamton 5-1

BINGHAMTON, NY – The B-Sens stumbled 5-1 to Portland in their return to the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena following a four-game road trip.  Chris Brown notched two goals while goaltender Mark Visentin stopped 22 of 23 shots faced to lead the Pirates to victory.  Andrew Hammond suffered his ninth loss of the year surrendering five goals on 14 shots faced.

Binghamton’s lone goal of the evening came less than five minutes into the contest when Jim O’Brien tallied his tenth of the year off a rebound from a Shane Prince shot.  Brown evened the score 1-1 just past the 15 minute mark of the period on his first goal of the night.  Portland took the lead for good just over two minutes later when Brown recorded his second goal of the night on the power play.  The Pirates carried a 2-1 advantage into the first intermission. 

Brandon McMillan added to Portland’s lead less than two minutes into the second period on another power play for his eighth goal of the season making it 3-1.  Brandon Gormley and Tobias Rieder added power-play goals of their own to close out the second period and give the Pirates a 5-1 lead heading into the final period of regulation. 

Nathan Lawson entered the game to start the third period in relief of starter Hammond, but it was too little too late.  Lawson stopped all eight shots faced in the final frame, but Binghamton failed to mount a comeback giving the Pirates the 5-1 win. 

Portland went 4-for-9 on the man advantage while the B-Sens came up empty in six opportunities.  Binghamton ended the night with 16 penalties for 54 minutes. 

Binghamton will travel to Ottawa this Saturday to host the Hamilton Bulldogs for the first time this season in a 7:00p.m. start at the Canadian Tire Centre.  Tickets for the game in Ottawa are available by calling (877) 788-3267 or by visiting www.CapitalTickets.ca.  Group ticket inquires (nine or more) can call (613) 599-0210 or email groups@ottawasenators.com.

The B-Sens return to the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena on February 14 when they play host to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at 7:05p.m.  Tickets for that game are available by calling the Binghamton Senators Executive Office at (607) 722-7367 or stopping in between 9:00a.m. and 5:30p.m.  Fans can also purchase tickets through the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets during normal business hours by visiting www.ticketmaster.com or at 1-800-745-3000. 
    
-end-


For more information, please contact:
Joe Battaglini, Director of Media Relations, 607-722-7367

Search Archive »

Browse by Year »

2014
2013
2012
2011
2010
2009
2008
0

Browse by Month »

July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
April 2008
January 2008

VS Binghamton Senators Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
B-Sens vs. Penguins
@ 7PM Friday, May 2
Mohegan Sun Arena - WBS L1-5
RSS Feed
Twitter
Facebook
YouTube
Instagram
> < July 2014
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    
  Home   Away
 
BROOME COUNTY ARENA - PARKING and DIRECTIONS