The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins travel down I-81 to take on the Hershey Bears on Friday night, before finishing up the pre-Christmas portion of their schedule on Saturday night in Syracuse.
The Penguins return home for a pair of post-holiday contests. They take on the Lehigh Valley Phantoms on Wednesday, December 26, and face off with the Bears on Friday, December 28.
Tickets for both home games are available at the Mohegan Sun Arena box office, by phone at 570-208-7367, or online through TicketMaster.com
Friday, December 21
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Kevin Czuczman netted his first career overtime goal in the Penguins’ 4-3 win over the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on Wednesday night. It was also just his second career game-winning goal (March 10, 2018 vs. Grand Rapids)
Ethan Prow recorded his first career multi-goal game in the AHL on Wednesday night vs. Bridgeport.
Prow’s two goals on Wednesday gave hime 18 points for the season – a new personal best – and came in just his 30th game of the year. He recorded 17 points while appearing in 40 games last season.
Prow is the first Penguin this year to hit double digits in goals, and is second among all AHL defensemen with 10 (Zach Redmond from Rochester has 14).
Sam Lafferty picked up three assists in Wednesday’s game, setting a new personal best for points in a game for the Penguins rookie.
Lafferty is now tied for the team lead in points (5+16=21) with Teddy Blueger (9+12=21).
Tristan Jarry assisted on Czuczman’s game-winning goal on Wednesday, and is now the Penguins all-time leading point getter among goaltenders with five (1+4).
Lafferty is also tied for sixth among all AHL rookies in scoring, and just four points out of the top spot.
Individual tickets for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton home games can be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza box office, through all Ticketmaster outlets, or by contacting the Penguins’ offices at (570) 208-7367.
Season ticket packages for the 20th season of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins hockey, including 22-game, 12-game and Flexbook plans, are available by reaching out to the Penguins directly at (570) 208-7367.
Fans can also keep up with the Penguins through the AHL’s brand new high definition streaming service, AHLTV. Subscriptions for AHLTV, which include live and archived games, begin at just $79.99 for the entire 2018-19 regular season. Fans can visit theahl.com/AHLTV now to register for a free AHLTV account and purchase 2018-19 subscriptions.