The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will be up and at them early as they face off with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in a school day game in Connecticut on Wednesday morning.
Wednesday, January 23
Bridgeport Sound Tigers (23-15-4-2, second in Atlantic Division)
Webster Bank Arena
PENGUINS DEFEAT LEHIGH VALLEY IN OT
Ethan Prow is tied for second among AHL defensemen with 12 goals this season.
Three of Prow’s 12 goals have been game-winners, including his first career overtime tally on Monday against the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.
Prow carries a six-game point streak (2+6=8) into Wednesday morning’s game.
Prow has points in 11 of his past 13 games (4+10=14).
Teddy Blueger has points in eight of his past nine games (7+5=12).
Adam Johnson has goals in three consecutive games (four goals total), and points in his past five contests (4+3=7).
Prior to his current five-game point streak, Johnson’s longest point streak was three games, which came from Dec. 12-16 this season.
Johnson’s three-game goal streak is also the longest of his career.
Bridgeport holds down the second spot in the Atlantic Division, but is just 2-6-0-1 since the start of the 2019 calendar year.
Rookie Otto Koivula leads the players currently on the Sound Tigers roster with 13 goals this season, and ranks tied for sixth among first year AHL skaters in the category.
Right wing Josh Ho-Sang has just two goals this season, but both have been game-winners. Both have also come against the Springfield Thunderbirds.
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.
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 $49.99 for the remainder of the 2018-19 regular season. Fans can visit theahl.com/AHLTV now to register for a free AHLTV account and purchase 2018-19 subscriptions.