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IceHogs grab commanding 2-0 series lead

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The Rockford IceHogs put four goals on the Texas Stars' scoreboard for the second straight night in the Lone Star state, coasting to a 4-1 victory in Game 2 of the Calder Cup Playoffs' first round series. The Hogs lead the Stars 2-0, with Game 3 set for Wednesday night at the BMO Harris Bank Center in downtown Rockford, when Ted Dent's group will try for a sweep.

Michael Leighton made 34 saves against 35 shots, and the offensive fuel was powered by Brandon Mashinter, who registered a goal and two assists. Garret Ross, Tanner Kero, and Peter Regin contributed goals in the Game 2 effort.

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