Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Season in Review: November by Leah Cover The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins took the ice in 2012-13 for their 14th season of play and looking to come on top of the rough and tumble East Division. With the NHL lockout providing the backdrop for the first half of the season, the Penguins seemed to find their stride over the final two months of the regular season en route to their 11th consecutive Calder Cup Playoff appearance. Over the next few weeks, we will recap…
Posted on 06/13/13
At least one former Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins player will see his name etched on the Stanley Cup in the next two weeks, as three WBS grads will compete for the NHL’s top prize. The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins face off in the Stanley Cup Finals starting tonight (Wednesday, June 12). Suiting up for the Eastern Conference Champion Bruins will be defenseman Andrew Ference, who played parts of three seasons with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03) and recorded 52 points…
Posted on 06/12/13
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Season in Review: October by Jen Dobias The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins took the ice in 2012-13 for their 14th season of play and looking to come out on top of the rough and tumble East Division. With the NHL lockout providing the backdrop for the first half of the season, the Penguins seemed to find their stride over the final two months of the regular season en route to their 11th consecutive Calder Cup Playoff appearance. Over the next few weeks, we will…
Posted on 06/11/13
Is your favorite goal from the 2012-13 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins season included here? Check out the most sensational plays, most important tallies and most incredible shots in this look back at the best goals of the year.
Posted on 06/07/13
Penguins Color Commentator Mike O'Brien had an opportunity to sit down with goaltender Brad Thiessen to talk about this past season and his brilliant series against the Providence Bruins.
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Posted on 06/05/13
Zatkoff Recalled By Pittsburgh The Pittsburgh Penguins recalled goaltender Jeff Zatkoff from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton today, it was announced by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero. Zatkoff, 25, posted a 26-20 record in 49 games during his first year in the Pittsburgh organization. Zatkoff finished the regular season with a league-best 1.93 goals-against average and a .920 save percentage while posting five shutouts. A native of Detroit, Michigan, Zatkoff and…
Posted on 06/03/13
Game Sheet Penguins Ousted from Playoffs by Crunch Syracuse wins series to claim Eastern Conference Championship SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Syracuse Crunch punched their ticket to their first-ever Calder Cup Final with a 7-0 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final at the Onondaga County War Memorial at Oncenter. Looking to close out the series on home ice, the Crunch scored in quick succession at the end of the end of the…
Posted on 06/01/13