The Norfolk Admirals' four-game winning streak ended in untimely fashion Saturday, making their playoff drive more urgent.
The Admirals dropped to three points behind of the eighth and final playoff berth in the
Sami Vatanen scored for Norfolk, while goaltender Frederik Andersen (16-12-1) stopped 31 of 36 shots in the setback. Norfolk outshot Binghamton 43-36, but Senators goalie Nathan Lawson made 42 saves.
Cody Carlton of Chesapeake started from the pole position and wired the field to win the 50-lap Top Dog feature, the headlining event of Friday evening's 200-lap program in Arena Racing USA's Pro Series at the Richmond Coliseum.