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Nedeljkovic makes historical past in WBS debut | TheAHL.com

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In his first AHL look of the season after being assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on a conditioning mortgage, Alex Nedeljkovic scored a aim to assist the Penguins to a 4-2 win over the Windfall Bruins on Friday evening.

Nedeljkovic is the primary goaltender in American Hockey League historical past to attain twice in his profession.

The 27-year-old Nedeljkovic, who signed as a free agent with Pittsburgh throughout the offseason, had not seen recreation motion since an Oct. 24 begin vs. Dallas.

Nedeljkovic carried a shutout into the ultimate three minutes of Friday’s recreation earlier than Windfall scored twice with an additional attacker. He then secured the win with 1:04 remaining, hitting the open Bruins web from 175 ft away.

Nedeljkovic additionally scored as a member of the Charlotte Checkers on Mar. 10, 2018. He has two objectives and 5 assists in his AHL profession along with a file of 103-54-14, a 2.59 goals-against common, a .905 save proportion and 15 shutouts. Nedeljkovic gained the Baz Bastien Award because the AHL’s excellent goaltender and captured a Calder Cup championship with Charlotte in 2018-19.

Objectives Scored by AHL Goaltenders  
Date Participant Workforce Opponent
Dec. 5, 1987 Darcy Wakaluk Rochester People Utica Devils
Mar. 28, 1992 Paul Cohen Springfield Indians Rochester People
Oct. 9, 1995 Robb Stauber Rochester People P.E.I. Senators
Oct. 30, 1999 Christian Bronsard Syracuse Crunch Rochester People
Feb. 5, 2000 Jean-Francois Labbe Hartford Wolf Pack Quebec Citadelles
Oct. 15, 2001 Chris Mason Milwaukee Admirals Utah Grizzlies
Apr. 11, 2004 Antero Niittymaki Philadelphia Phantoms Hershey Bears
Apr. 17, 2005 Seamus Kotyk Milwaukee Admirals San Antonio Rampage
Feb. 20, 2008 Drew MacIntyre Manitoba Moose Chicago Wolves
Mar. 19, 2010 Chris Holt Binghamton Senators Rochester People
Jan. 16, 2015 Reto Berra Lake Erie Monsters Chicago Wolves
Mar. 24, 2017 Jonas Gustavsson Bakersfield Condors San Diego Gulls
Mar. 10, 2018 Alex Nedeljkovic Charlotte Checkers Hartford Wolf Pack
Nov. 14, 2018 Tristan Jarry Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Springfield Thunderbirds
*Could 25, 2019 Max Lagace Chicago Wolves San Diego Gulls
Dec. 17, 2021 Collin Delia Rockford IceHogs Texas Stars
Mar. 2, 2022 Lukas Dostal San Diego Gulls Colorado Eagles
*Could 12, 2022 Joel Hofer Springfield Thunderbirds Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
Nov. 12, 2022 Jesper Wallstedt Iowa Wild Chicago Wolves
Mar. 3, 2023 Pyotr Kochetkov Chicago Wolves Manitoba Moose
Oct. 18, 2023 Strauss Mann Laval Rocket Rochester People
Nov. 17, 2023 Alex Nedeljkovic Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Windfall Bruins

*Calder Cup Playoffs



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