SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NEWS CENTER) - Portland let a two-goal lead slip away twice before dropping thier playoff opener at Syracuse 4-3 in overtime.
Darian Dziurzysnki, David Rundblad, and Chris Brown each scored for Portland. RIchard Panik's power-play goal was the game-winner 6:36 into sudden death.
Game two in their best-of-five series will take place Sunday night in Syracuse. First drop of the puck scheduled for 7:30 pm.