The Syracuse Crunch went into Friday night 15 points out of the final AHL Eastern Conference playoff spot.
Syracuse moved up in the standings with a 6-4 win over the Adirondack Phantoms. Gudlevskis made 21 saves. Cedric Paquette scored 2 goals and Maxim Langelier-Parent had one goal and one assist.
Syracuse is back in action Saturday night when they host Binghamton at 7pm. It's Pucks for Paws night, fans can purchase tickets to bring their dogs to the game, proceeds benefit the Pricilla Mahar Animal Welfare Foundation.