Haydar scores twice in first three minutes as Lake Erie beats Marlies 4-2

Publish date:

CLEVELAND - Darren Haydar scored twice in the opening three minutes and added an assist to lead the Lake Erie Monsters to a 4-2 win over the Toronto Marlies in American Hockey League action Saturday night.

Haydar opened the scoring 92 seconds into the game and found the net on a power play 1:34 later to give the Monsters (11-17-3) an early 2-0 lead. T.J. Hensick assisted on both Haydar goals and finished with three assists.

Josh Engel and Andre Deveaux replied for Toronto (13-12-5) to tie the score at 2-2 before Brian Fahey put Lake Erie back on top.

Tom Preissing also scored for the Monsters.

Lake Erie netminder Tyler Weiman made 29 saves, while Adam Munro stopped 23 shots for the Marlies.


Vladimir Tarsaenko

Could Tarasenko Head to the New York Islanders?

New York Islanders GM Lou Lamoriello is renowned for never tipping his hand regarding possible trades. Nevertheless, there's speculation he could be among the suitors for St. Louis Blues winger Vladimir Tarasenko.

David Krejci

Krejci Leaves Bruins, Will Return to Czech Republic

David Krejci has announced he will be leaving the Boston Bruins after 15 seasons to return home to the Czech Republic

Brandon Saad

Recent Stanley Cup Champions Add Winners in Free Agency

While the second day of free agency was a bit quieter, two recent Stanley Cup champs brought in experience from players that have league championships of their own.