Albany falls 5-2 to Whale; 1-3 overall

The Albany Devils (1-3) were defeated by the Connecticut Whale (1-3-1) by the final score of 5-2 tonight.

Mike Hoeffel gave Albany a 1-0 lead in the first period with assists going to Matt Anderson and Dan Kelly. It was Hoeffel’s first goal of the season.

The Whale scored five unanswered goals in the second and third periods.

Jacob Josefson scored his third of the season on the poweplay late in the third with assists from Mattias Tedenby and Raman Hrabarenka.

Keith Kinkaid made 21 saves on 26 shots. He’s now 1-2 on the season.

The shots were 31-to-26 for the Devils.