Philadelphia Flyers Prospect Alex Lyon scored 94 saves on Wednesday to help Lehigh Valley win the longest American Hockey League game.
Lehigh Valley defeated Charlotte in Game 4 of the Calder Cup with 2-1 playoffs second round when Alex Krushelnyski hit the fifth overtime with 6:48 (146: 48 into play)
Yyon finished four saves against the AHL record. [April 24, 2008] On April 24, 2008, Michael Leighton made 98 saves against Albany against the Philadelphia Phantoms in Game 5 of the East Division Semifinals. Philadelphia won 3-2 in the fifth extra time, which was the longest game in the history of AHL (1
Lyon, 25, the 4-2-1 with a 2.75 goals-against-average and 0.905 savings Percentage in 11 games for the fliers this season was made, saving 40 in regulation, 11 in the first overtime, 15 in the second, 12 in the third, 14 in the fourth and two in the fifth.
Lehigh Valley has a 3-1 lead in the Best of 7 series against Charlotte, the AHL daughter of the Carolina Hurricanes