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Crunch down IceCaps in game that features goalie fight

The Canadian Press

1/26/2013 11:45:34 PM

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Alex Killorn scored twice and added an assist as the Syracuse Crunch topped the St. John's IceCaps 6-3 on Saturday in American Hockey League action.

Richard Panik had a goal and two assists for Syracuse (25-10-6), while J.T. Wyman and Jean-Philippe Cote had singles.

Kael Mouillierat, Patrice Cormier and Dean Arsene replied for St. John's (19-22-3).

A line brawl 5:36 into the second period forced a change of goalies for both teams. The IceCaps' Eddie Pasquale and the Crunch's Dustin Tokarski were booted from the game after fighting at centre ice.

Tokarski stopped 15 of the 18 shots he faced. Riku Helenius handled all 15 shots in relief.

Pasquale made 14 saves on 16 shots for St. John's. He was replaced by Mark Dekanich, who turned aside 22 of 26.