Boise, Idaho – The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Seattle Kraken (NHL), defeated the Idaho Steelheads on Saturday night by a score of 4-2 at Idaho Central Arena in front of a sellout crowd of 5,182.
Chad Costello and Gavin Gould led the Americans charge with seven points between them. Costello had a goal and three helpers, while Gould had three assists.
“We played a complete game tonight,” said Chad Costello. “We got the early jump on them and Marotte (Francis) made all the big saves to get us the win.”
Idaho outshot the Allen 27-24 for the game including an 11-7 advantage in the third period. The Americans went 2-for-6 on the power play. Kris Myllari had one of the two Allen power play goals and the game winner. Both Myllari’s goals this season are game winners.
Spencer Asuchak who entered Saturday’s game on a nine-game point streak was held off the score sheet.
The Americans next game will be on Sunday, December 5th against Rapid City. Call 972-912-1000 for tickets.
About the Allen AMERICANS
The Allen AMERICANS PROFESSIONAL HOCKEY CLUB is a member of the ECHL, the world’s top Double-A hockey league, and is the affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Seattle Kraken.
Founded in 2009, the club is owned by Jack D. Gulati, known internationally as the “Serial Entrepreneur.” Championship Hockey is the backbone of the franchise, with the Red having captured back-to-back ECHL Kelly Cup Championships in 2014-15 & 2015-16 and two Central Hockey League President’s Cups in 2012-13 & 2013-14. Over the years, more than 323 players have worn the Red Sweater, with 3 AMERICANS having moved up to play in the NHL.
Tickets for home games at the Credit Union of Texas Event Center are available at AllenAmericans.com/tickets or by calling 972-912-1000.