KENNEWICK, WA – The Americans fell 9-1 to the Winterhawks today in their final game at the Toyota Center this season.
Robbie Fromm-Delorme opened scoring 5:10 into the game with an unassisted goal for the Winterhawks. Cross Hanas followed with tonight’s game-winning goal later in the period. Portland took a 2-0 lead into the first intermission.
The Winterhawks took off with their lead in the second period as they added five straight more goals to make the game 7-0.
Luke Zazula put the Americans on the board with a power play goal with two minutes remaining in the third period. Zazula’s goal, his fourth of the season, came off a hard wrist shot from the blueline assisted by Sasha Mutala and Connor Bouchard.
Portland followed with two more goals in the third period to take a final 9-1 victory.
Mason Dunsford played his second straight game in net tonight. He stopped 28 of 37 shots faced.
Final: 9-1 POR
Shots: 37-32 POR
Tonight was Jack Barnes, Nick Bowman, and Luke Zazula’s final game at the Toyota Center. The team wore special t-shirts to honor their three 20-year-olds today to the game.
The Americans scored a Jack in the Box Power Play goal tonight so all of our fans get free Jack in the Box curly fries! Show the coupon below at our local Kennewick Jack in the Box.