WINNIPEG – Jason Krog had two goals and an assist and the North Division-leading Manitoba Moose beat the Syracuse Crunch 5-3 in American Hockey League action Wednesday.
Matt Pope Jason Jaffray and Guillaume Desbiens also scored for Manitoba (47-20-0-6). Dan Spang, Kevin Harvey and Derek MacKenzie replied for Syracuse (36-30-4-2).
Curtis Sanford made 21 saves for Manitoba. Kevin Lalande and Dan LaCosta combined for 33 saves for Syracuse.