Amerks head into break with 5-1 loss

Amerks head into break with 5-1 loss

After allowing a pair goals in each of the first and third periods in the second-leg of a two-game set with the Hartford Wolf Pack (14-14-1-2), the Rochester Americans (18-10-2-0) closed out their final game before the Christmas break on the wrong side of 5-1 decision Saturday at The Blue Cross Arena. The loss extends Rochester’s skid to a season-long three games…

Amerks tripped up by Wolf Pack

Amerks tripped up by Wolf Pack

The Rochester Americans (18-9-2-0) and Hartford Wolf Pack (13-14-1-2) combined for four goals in the second period before the Wolf Pack tacked on two more in the third to come away with a 4-2 win in the first of back-to-back meetings between the two teams Friday at The Blue Cross Arena. The loss was Rochester’s second straight this week, marking just the second time all season the Amerks were held winless in consecutive games…

Amerks squander lead in 5-4 loss to Belleville

Amerks squander lead in 5-4 loss to Belleville

 After building a 4-1 lead 1:24 into the second period of Wednesday’s contest at The Blue Cross Arena, the Rochester Americans (18-8-2-0) saw their three-goal lead slip away as the Belleville Senators (13-15-2-0) erased the deficit with four straight unanswered goals, including two in the closing minutes, to come away with a 5-4 win…

Amerks sweep Monsters with 2-1 win in overtime

Amerks sweep Monsters with 2-1 win in overtime

After seeing the Cleveland Monsters (13-10-4-0) tie Saturday’s rematch at Quicken Loans Arena late in the closing minutes of regulation, Rochester Americans’ (18-7-2-0) reigning Rookie of the Year C.J. Smith scored the overtime-winning goal 3:32 into the extra frame to give the Amerks a 2-1 victory over their North Division rivals…

Amerks home for the holidays on back-to-back nights against Hartford

Amerks home for the holidays on back-to-back nights against Hartford

The Rochester Americans announced today the team will be hosting a Home For The Holidays Christmas celebration when they face the Hartford Wolf Pack on back-to-back nights at The Blue Cross Arena. The Amerks will be in action on Friday, Dec. 21 at 7:05 p.m. against Hartford before meeting the Wolf Pack again on Saturday, Dec. 22 at 5:05 p.m. in the final game prior to the annual Christmas break…