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MANNINO POSTS SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT, BLANKS CRUNCH 2-0

Peter Mannino stopped 16 shots en route to his second consecutive shutout, as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins posted a 2-0 win over the Syracuse Crunch on Friday night at the OnCenter.  The win was the fifth in a row for the Penguins (35-20-3-5, 78 points), who remain one point behind the Binghamton Senators in the race for the East Division title. Syracuse (24-28-4-6, 58 points) was held scoreless for the second straight game, and saw its winless streak stretched to three games (0-2-0-1).… read more
Posted on 03/21/14

PENS MOVE INTO TIE FOR FIRST IN EAST DIVISION WITH SHOOTOUT WIN

Nick Drazenovic and Andrew Ebbett combined to force overtime with 12.9 seconds left in regulation, then each tallied in the shootout to help the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 4-3 win against the Toronto Marlies on Sunday afternoon. The win is the second in a row for the Penguins (32-20-3-5, 72 points), and their fourth victory in the last six games (4-1-0-1).  Wilkes-Barre/Scranton finished their five-game road swings with a 3-1-0-1 mark to move into a tie for first place in the East Division… read more
Posted on 03/09/14

PENS TAKE BITE OUT OF BULLDOGS, 4-2

Andrew Ebbett led the offensive attack with a three point night (2+1), as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins posted a 4-2 win over the Hamilton Bulldogs at the FirstOntario Centre on Saturday night.  The game was the first meeting between the two clubs since a 4-1 Bulldogs win on February 21, 2009. The victory was the second in the past three games for the Penguins (31-20-3-5, 70 points), while the Bulldogs (25-27-1-4, 55 points) dropped their second consecutive decision. Gabriel Dumont opened… read more
Posted on 03/08/14

LINDBACK SHUTS OUT PENS, 4-0

Matt Taormina tallied twice and Anders Lindback made 30 saves to lead the Syracuse Crunch to a 4-0 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at the OnCenter on Friday night.  The win was the third in a row for the Crunch (21-23-4-5, 51 points, fifth in East Division), while the Penguins (29-20-3-4, 65 points, fourth in East Division) saw their three-game point streak snapped. The Crunch wasted little time in getting on the board, as Tanner Richard beat Jeff Deslauriers 2:02 into the game with… read more
Posted on 02/28/14

PENGUINS WEEKLY #22

W-B/Scranton Claims Season Series vs. Hershey, Ends Six-game Winless Streak Weekly Rewind Wed., Feb. 19 – PENGUINS 3 vs. Binghamton 4 (OT) Chris Wideman’s power play goal 30 seconds into overtime helped the Senators complete a rally from two goals down and score a 4-3 win over the Penguins. Nick Drazenovic figured in all three goals for WBS with a goal and two assists.   Sat., Feb. 22 – PENGUINS 3 vs. Providence 4 (SO) A back-and-forth affair between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and… read more
Posted on 02/26/14

SENS STRIKE IN OT TO DOWN PENS, 4-3

Chris Wideman’s goal 30 seconds into overtime was the difference, as the Binghamton Senators battled back from a two-goal deficit to take a 4-3 OT victory against the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Wednesday night at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The victory was the third in a row for the Senators (32-15-1-3, 68 points, first in East Division), while the Penguins (28-19-3-3, 62 points, fourth in East Division) saw their winless streak extended to five games (0-3-2-0). Binghamton jumped out to a… read more
Posted on 02/19/14

BEARS SURGE IN THIRD FOR 3-1 WIN

Game Sheet Forty-nine minutes of scoreless hockey led into a scoring flurry in the third period, as the Hershey Bears struck three times in a span of 7:41 to record a 3-1 win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Sunday evening at the Mohegan Sun Arena. The loss was the fourth in a row for the Penguins (28-19-2-3, 61 points) and the second in as many days against the Bears (29-16-3-3, 64 points), who recorded a 5-4 win against Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Saturday night in Hershey. It was former… read more
Posted on 02/16/14

EBBETT’S RETURN SPARKS PENS TO 5-1 WIN OVER PIRATES

Andrew Ebbett’s return to Wilkes-Barre proved to be the perfect antidote to the Penguins’ power play woes. Re-assigned from Pittsburgh earlier in the week, Ebbett notched two goals and added an assist as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton skated to a 5-1 win over the Portland Pirates on Friday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. The win snapped a two-game losing streak for the Penguins (27-16-1-3, 58 points), while the Pirates (17-20-2-7, 43 points) fell for the fourth time in five games. A low scoring affair… read more
Posted on 02/07/14

PENGUINS BEGIN HOME STAND WITH SHUTOUT OF CRUNCH

Game Sheet   WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Eric Hartzell made 20 saves for his third shutout of the season as the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins opened a five-game home stand with a 4-0 win over the Syracuse Crunch at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.         Wilkes-Barre/Scranton got off to a fast start in their first home game since January 11 and took a 1-0 lead just 2:11 into the contest.  After Mike Carman was denied on a point-blank chance by Crunch goalie Kristers… read more
Posted on 01/29/14

PENGUINS SUFFER SHUTOUT LOSS TO BEARS

Game Sheet   HERSHEY, Pa. – Hershey goaltender Phillip Grubauer made 27 saves to lead the Bears to a 2-0 victory over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at GIANT Center.  Dustin Gazley and Jeff Taffe each recorded a goal and an assist as the Bears picked up their first regulation win in eight meetings this season versus the Penguins.   After the Penguins were unable to convert during a two-man advantage early in the contest, it was the Bears going ahead, 1-0, on the power play… read more
Posted on 01/26/14
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