Here is a live blog of Johan Hedberg’s prospective start today in the AHL. I am in the building will have some live updates.
1:22 PM- No Official Word on Albany’s starting goaltender.
1:47 PM- Unconfirmed Source says Hedberg Will Not Start Today
2:30 PM- Scott Wedgewood Comes out of the Tunnel First and Will Start for the Albany Devils this afternoon in Bridgeport.
3:45 PM- Wedgewood lit up for 3 first period goals. Goalie change? Hedberg!!?
4:05 PM- Wedgewood to continue in net to start 2nd Period. BST 3 ALB 1; 1 more goal may do it for Wedgewood or maybe not.
4:07 PM- 4th goal for Bridgeport, Wedgewood stays in
4:10 PM- 5th goal for Bridgeport, Wedgewood appears to be staying in
4:11 PM- HEDBERG IS IN- Relief Appearance for Moose as A-Devils trail 5-1 with 16:00 to go in second period
4:13 PM- Hedberg makes his first save of the day, soft backhander into the chest.
4:15 PM- Another easy save made by Hedberg on a shot from the bottom of the left circle
4:17 PM- Albany gets one back. BST 5 ALB 2- Whitney on the goal from the low slot
4:19 PM- Acrobatic blocker save by Hedberg on shot from bottom of left circle- He’s still got the moves
4:21 PM- Puck nonchalantly covered by Hedberg
4:25 PM- Nice poke check by Hedberg to prevent a scoring opportunity for BST
Okay I like Hedberg, Sorry
4:27 PM- BST PP- Hedberg being assaulted, 3 big saves already
4:40 PM- Hedberg made some nice saves on 4 on 4 action, lots of PP time for A Devils, End of 2nd BST 5 ALB 2 SOG 29-17 ALB
5:00 PM- 3RD Period Underway
5:05 PM- Anders Lee beats Hedberg for the score- Lee dangled by Pelley through the left circle, backhander from Lee five hole falling to his knees, Nasty Goal
5:10 PM- Scooter Vaughan adds a shorthanded goal, beats Hedberg five hole, appears puck deflected off Hedberg’s stick then went through
5:30 PM- Game Over BST 7 ALB 3
Hedberg stops 11 of 13 shots in a relief appearance; 37:41 of ice time
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