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PENS BATTLE BACK FOR 2-1 OT WIN

October 17, 2014 Reid McNeill’s goal at 2:56 of overtime snapped a two-game losing streak, as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins battled back to post a 2-1 win over the St. John’s IceCaps on Friday night at the Mile One Centre.  The victory was the first of the year for the Penguins (1-2-0-0, 2 pts), who spoiled the IceCaps’ (1-1-2-0, 4pts) home opener.   McNeill, who tallied just one goal while appearing in 55 games with the Penguins last season, made the most of an offensive… read more
Posted on 10/17/14

MONARCHS DOWN PENS, 4-1

By Michael Shields - October 12, 2014 Jeff Schultz tallied the first goal of the season and Jean-Francois Berube made 22 saves to lead the Manchester Monarchs to a 4-1 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at the Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday afternoon.  The loss was the second in as many nights for the Penguins, who were hosting the Monarchs in their season opener. The Monarchs wasted little time in getting on the board, as Schultz beat goaltender Jeff Zatkoff in the first 27 seconds of… read more
Posted on 10/12/14

PHANTOMS SCARE OFF PENGUINS, 5-2

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms enjoyed the spoils in their first game as an Allentown-based squad, using three power play goals to post a 5-2 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in both teams' season opener. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton fans were treated to an emotional evening, even before the game started, as Tiffany Dickson, wife of slain Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson II, along with her two children, dropped the ceremonial first pucks of the season.  Both team benches emptied… read more
Posted on 10/11/14

PENS FALL TO MAPLE LEAFS IN TOURNEY FINALE

LONDON, Ontario – Goaltender Antoine Bibeau turned aside all 25 shots he faced to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 2-0 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins in the final game of the 2014 Rookie Tournament at Budweiser Gardens.   After a scoreless first period, the Maple Leafs were able to take a 1-0 at 5:11 of the second.  Jeremie Fraser’s point shot ricocheted off of a body in front of the crease and settled on the goal line before Brett Findlay swooped in to poke the puck past… read more
Posted on 09/16/14

PENS FEND OFF BLACKHAWKS WITH SHOOTOUT WIN

LONDON, Ontario – Despite a late rally by the Chicago Blackhawks, the Pittsburgh Penguins were able to skate away with a 5-4 shootout win on Sunday afternoon for their second victory in as many games at the 2014 Rookie Tournament.    A first period that saw the Penguins hold a 1-0 edge over the Blackhawks gave way to a second frame in which the two teams combined for six goals.   With Pittsburgh skating on a 5-on-4 advantage, Anton Zlobin put his team ahead, 2-0, at 2:22 when… read more
Posted on 09/14/14

SEASON ENDS IN ST. JOHN’S

Michael Hutchinson turned aside all 34 shots he faced as the St. John's IceCaps advanced to the Calder Cup Final with a 5-0 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final on Tuesday night at the Mile One Centre. Hutchinson allowed just nine goals in the six-game series, and posted a pair of shutouts to lead the IceCaps to their first championship appearance in the team's third year in the AHL. Eric O'Dell netted his league-high ninth goal of the… read more
Posted on 06/03/14

ICECAPS SHUT OUT PENGUINS, 5-0

Michael Hutchinson made 30 saves and saw five different teammates score goals, as the St. John’s IceCaps defeated the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 5-0, in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final on Wednesday night in Wilkes-Barre.  With the win the IceCaps took a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series, with Game Four scheduled for Thursday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena.  Patrice Cormier opened his account for the postseason by tipping home a shot from Josh Morrissey at the Penguins… read more
Posted on 05/28/14

ICECAPS SQUEAK BY PENS IN GAME TWO, 2-1

Anton Zlobin's sixth goal of the playoffs was all the offense the Penguins could muster, as the St. John's IceCaps squeaked to a 2-1 win over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in Game Two of the AHL's Eastern Conference Final on Sunday night in St. John's. The best-of-seven series heads to Wilkes-Barre all knotted at one game apiece, with games three, four and five scheduled for Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday night. Zlobin's goal came with just 64 seconds left in the game, and with netminder… read more
Posted on 05/25/14

BRUINS FORCE GAME SEVEN WITH 4-1 WIN

Alexander Khokhlachev provided the offense with two goals and an assist, while Niklas Svedberg handled the defense by making 36 saves as the Providence Bruins posted a 4-1 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Monday night in Wilkes-Barre.  The win forces a decisive Game Seven between the clubs this Wednesday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Svedberg, who served as the Bruins backup for Games Four and Five of the series after allowing… read more
Posted on 05/19/14

PENS ON TO SECOND ROUND WITH 5-1 WIN OVER SENS

Andrew Ebbett put up three points and Peter Mannino turned aside 26 of 27 shots, as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins posted a 5-1 win over the Binghamton Senators in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Friday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena. With the win, the Penguins advanced to the second round of the Calder Cup Playoffs for the fourth consecutive season.  They also eliminated the Senators from postseason play for the second consecutive year. It was the first playoff game… read more
Posted on 05/02/14
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