The Chicago Wolves fell 3-2 to the Milwaukee Admirals in an Amtrak Rivalry shootout Friday night at the Bradley Center, snapping their five-game winning streak.
In the shootout, Wolves goaltender Jake Allen (8-3-2, 29 saves) and Magnus Helberg (29 saves) of the Admirals each turned away 4 straight attempts after allowing first-round goals from Ty Rattie of Chicago (9-6-0-2) and Mathieu Tousignant of Milwaukee (9-4-3-1). Austin Watson broke the tie in the sixth round to give the Admirals the victory.
Cody Beach and Pat Cannone scored for the Wolves in regulation.
Neither team got on the scoreboard in the opening period. But the Wolves scored twice in the first six minutes of the second to open up 2-0 advantage. Beach converted a rebound off a Brent Regner shot, his first goal of the season. Tyler Shattock earned an assist on Cannone's goal.
The Admirals fougth back and eventually tied the game at 2-2 early in the third period on goals from Kevin Henderson and Simon Moser.
The Wolves host division rival and defending Calder Cup chamipion Grand Rapids today at 7 p.m. at Allstate Arena.