ALLENTOWN, Pa. - The Phantoms carried a two-game winning streak into their showdown with Bridgeport at home Friday night.
Danick Martel recorded two goals, an assist and a fight Friday evening in guiding the Lehigh Valley Phantoms to a 5-2 win over the visiting Bridgeport Sound Tigers.
It was the first professional Gordie Howe hat trick (goal, assist, fight) for the 22-year-old winger who is now tied for the league lead with seven goals and 10 total points.
The Phantoms improved to 4-1-0-1 on the season as the team won its third consecutive game.
Lehigh Valley is now 3-0 at PPL Center.
The Phantoms cap this week's action on Saturday when the team heads up to Binghamton for their first showdown of the season with the Devils.
The Phantoms are then back in action in downtown Allentown on Wednesday, October 25, taking on the the Springfield Thunderbirds who will make their first visit to PPL Center.
The puck will drop at 7:05 p.m.
Information courtesy of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.