Smith scores a hat trick as AHL’s Americans pummel Marlies 5-1
Written by 105.9 The Region on January 12, 2019
TORONTO — C.J. Smith scored a hat trick and added an assist, while Scott Wedgewood turned aside 26 shots as the Rochester Americans pummelled the Toronto Marlies 5-1 in American Hockey League action Saturday.
Kevin Porter and Victor Olofsson also got on the scoresheet for the Americans (23-13-2).
Trevor Moore scored the lone goal for the Marlies (19-15-5), the AHL affiliate of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Michael Garteig made 29 saves in a losing effort for Toronto.
The Marlies were scoreless in three power-play chances. The Americans went 3 for 7 with the man advantage.
The Canadian Press