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PENGUINS DOUBLE UP SENATORS FOR 500TH WIN

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Colin McDonald found the back net of twice to help the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 4-2 victory over the Binghamton Senators on Tuesday at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. It was the 500th regular season win for the Penguins and allowed them to pull into first place in the Eastern Conference at 15-7-1-4. Entering the final period in a 2-2 deadlock, Zach Sill gave the Penguins their first lead of the contest as he deflected Carl Sneep’s blueline shot down and bouncing… read more
Posted on 12/13/11

PENGUINS GET PAST SENATORS, 3-2

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. – Brandon DeFazio scored with 3:07 left in regulation to give the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins a 3-2 win over the Binghamton Senators at Broom County Veterans Memorial Arena and snap a five-game winless streak. With Wilkes-Barre holding the 2-1 lead heading into the third, Binghamton came out flying in attempt to knot the score. The Penguins were able to keep the Senators at bay on an early man-advantage, but a penalty shot would be awarded to Binghamton after a Wilkes-Barre/Scranton… read more
Posted on 11/26/11

PENGUINS UPENDED BY CRUNCH, 7-5

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – A four-goal first period by the Syracuse Crunch doomed the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in a 7-5 loss on Wednesday at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. The defeat stretched the Penguins’ winless streak to four games as they have gone 0-2-0-2 during that span. The scoring started at 4:48 of the first period after a Jean-Francois Jacques check behind the Penguins’ net freed the puck up for a quick pass that Kyle Palmieri sent over the shoulder of Scott Munroe. Rick Schofield… read more
Posted on 11/23/11

PENGUINS FALL TO MONARCHS IN SHOOTOUT, 4-3

MANCHESTER, N.H. – For the second night in a row, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins went to the shootout and for the second straight game they ended up on the wrong side of the decision as they were defeated by the Manchester Monarchs, 4-3, on Saturday at the Verizon Wireless Arena. With the game knotted in a 2-2 tie in the final period of regulation, Manchester took the lead at 9:02. Patrick Mullen’s wrister from the slot hit goaltender Brad Thiessen and lay just in front of the goal line before… read more
Posted on 11/19/11

PIRATES END PENGUINS ROAD STREAK WITH SHOOTOUT WIN

PORTLAND, Maine – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins incurred their first blemish on their 2011-12 road record with a 3-2 shootout loss to the Portland Pirates on Friday at the Cumberland County Civic Center. The defeat was the first suffered by the Penguins in nine road games this season and ended a 12-game regular season road winning streak dating back to 2010-11. With the score 2-1 and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton skating 5-on-4 in the third, Ben Street knotted the match with a wrist shot from the… read more
Posted on 11/18/11

PENGUINS SHUTOUT SENATORS, 3-0

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Scott Munroe turned aside all 25 shots he faced to help the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 3-0 win over the Binghamton Senators on Tuesday at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. The game remained a scoreless tie until the 8:33 mark of the second period as Nick Petersen got two chances on a loose puck in front of the Binghamton net and whacked it home for this third goal of the season. The Penguins would take a three-goal cushion into the locker room after they tallied… read more
Posted on 11/15/11

ADMIRALS RALLY TO END PENGUINS’ EIGHT-GAME WIN STREAK

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Norfolk Admirals tallied four goals in the final period – including three on the power play – to cap off a 5-3 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Saturday at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. The loss ended the Penguins’ and goaltender Brad Thiessen’s winning streaks at eight games. Though Norfolk trailed 3-1 going into the third, the visitors quickly came roaring back with consecutive markers on the power play. A long shot from Mark Fornataro was… read more
Posted on 11/12/11

WIN STREAK TO EIGHT WITH PENGUINS’ OT WIN OVER BEARS

HERSHEY, Pa. – Simon Despres beat Dany Sabourin with a wrist shot 57 seconds into the overtime to give the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins a 5-4 win over the Hershey Bears on Friday at the Giant Center. The Penguins’ winning streak has reached eight games and their road record remains perfect at 8-0. With Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on top, 3-2, coming into the third, Keith Aucoin tied the contest at 4:03 when he pounced on a rebound chance that fell to the right of goalie Brad Thiessen. Colin McDonald… read more
Posted on 11/11/11

SHOOTOUT WIN MAKES IT SIX STRAIGHT FOR PENGUINS

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins extended their winning streak to six games with a 2-1 shootout win over the Binghamton Senators on Saturday at Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena. The win also allowed the Penguins to stay a perfect 6-0-0-on the road.. A strong Penguins forecheck created the game’s first goal as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton broke the scoreless tie at 8:05 of the second. Ryan Schnell threw a check that freed the puck up for Brandon Fazio, who tapped a pass over… read more
Posted on 11/05/11

PENGUINS WIN FIFTH STRAIGHT WITH SHUTOUT OF BEARS

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins made it five wins in a row, blanking the Hershey Bears, 4-0, on Friday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. Joey Mormina tallied a pair of goals and goaltender Brad Thiessen stopped 19 shots to help Wilkes-Barre Scranton gather its first home win of the year. For the sixth straight game, the Penguins picked up the first goal and struck early in doing so. Colin McDonald’s redirect of Alex Grant’s pass banked off the skate of Hershey… read more
Posted on 11/04/11
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