LOWELL, Mass. - Jared Ross scored two goals as the Phantoms beat the Lowell Devils, 3-1, last night to become the 15th franchise in the history of the American Hockey League to win 500 games.
Steve Downie had two assists in the win and now has six assists in the last two games.
Patrick Maroon also scored for the winners. Jean-Sebastien Aubin turned away 31 shots to earn the victory in goal.
The Phantoms, who are in their 12th season, are the sixth active team to reach the 500-win plateau. The Hershey Bears have the highest win total in AHL history, 2,435.