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Staffan Kronwall scores in OT as Marlies down Aeros 4-3

HOUSTON - Staffan Kronwall scored in overtime to give the Toronto Marlies a 5-4 victory over the Houston Aeros Friday in the AHL.

With Houston leading 4-3, John Mitchell scored with less than a minute left in regulation to send the game into extra time.

Colin Murphy, Jeremy Williams and Kris Newbury also scored for the North Division-leading Marlies, who move to 28-9-0-4 with the win.

Paul Albers, Cal Clutterbuck, Adrian Foster, with two assists, and Serge Payer tallied for the Aeros (22-15-2-2).

Toronto's Justin Pogge made 28 saves, while Nolan Schaefer stopped 27 of 32 for Houston.

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