Monarchs iced in St. John's
Manchester fell to 25-12-6 while Atlantic Division rival St. John's moved up to 21-15-3. The teams play tonight at 6 and again Monday night.
Jerome Samson scored an empty net goal with 14 seconds remaining to put the capper on the game for the IceCaps.
Jason Jaffray gave St. John's a 1-0 lead with the only goal of the first period. Jaffray tallied his 10th of the season and third against Manchester just 52 seconds into the game.
St. John's pushed to a 3-0 lead at 11:20 on a power-play goal from Samson. Deslauriers scored at 14:17 to get Manchester on the board and leave the score 3-1 heading into the third period.