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NAILERS WEEKEND RECAP

By William Engleman The Wheeling Nailers had a three game road trip this past week where they went 2-0-0-1. That improves Wheeling to 8-5-0-2 (18 points) which has them tied for first in the Atlantic Division with Reading, and seventh in the East Conference. Wheeling started their 5 game road trip on November 20th, in Reading to take on the Division leading Royals. Wheeling got off to a great start against the Royals going up 2-0 in the Second period with goals from Matt Grassi, and Zack Torquato.… read more
Posted on 11/25/13

HOLIDAY HAT TRICK

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Posted on 11/25/13

SILL, EBBETT RECALLED BY PITTSBURGH

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled forwards Zach Sill and Andrew Ebbett from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League (AHL), it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero. Sill, 25, made his NHL debut against the New Jersey Devils on Nov. 16, registering two hits in 9:10 minutes. Sill has five points (2G-3A) in 14 games with WBS this year. A five-year veteran, Sill has 72 points (32G-40A) in 273 career AHL regular-season contests. He has added 11 points… read more
Posted on 11/25/13

PENGUINS STORM BACK IN THIRD TO DEFEAT ICECAPS

Game Sheet   WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins exploded for five goals in the third period to down the St. John’s IceCaps, 5-2, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza and gain a split in the two-game weekend series.     The IceCaps controlled the first forty minutes and enjoyed a hefty 26-9 shot advantage, thanks in part to seven man-advantages, but only led by a score of 1-0 going into the second intermission.   Tom Kostopoulos’ power play… read more
Posted on 11/23/13

PENGUINS UNABLE TO SOLVE PASQUALE, ICECAPS

Game Sheet   WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins were repeatedly denied by the efforts of goalie Eddie Pasquale, who made 31 saves to lead the St. John’s IceCaps to a 2-1 win at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.    The Penguins owned the early shot advantage and offensive pressure, but could not break through Pasquale until the 13:23 mark of the first.  Jayson Megna skated into the St. John’s zone and dished a perfect centering feed to his… read more
Posted on 11/22/13

PENGUINS WORK PAST AMERKS

Game Sheet   ROCHESTER, N.Y.  – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins won their third straight game thanks a 3-1 victory over the Rochester Americans at Blue Cross Arena.  Goaltender Jeff Deslauriers made 23 saves to pick up his league-leading 10th win of the season.        It looked as though the first period would come and go without a goal until the Penguins got a late power play opportunity.  Right as Rochester returned to full strength, Scott Harrington… read more
Posted on 11/20/13

PENGUINS WEEKLY #8

Two East Division Opponents on the Slate this Week for W-B/S Penguins look to put halt to three-game winless streak    Weekly Rewind Fri., Nov. 15 – Penguins 5 at SYRACUSE 3 Simon Despres recorded a goal and two assists in the first period as the Penguins raced out to a 3-0 lead en route to a 5-3 victory.  Brian Gibbons also posted a three-point night (1g-2a) as Jeff Deslauriers made 24 saves for W-B/Scranton.    Sat., Nov. 16 – PENGUINS 3 vs. Hershey 1 W-B/Scranton… read more
Posted on 11/19/13

GIBBONS GETS THE CALL

By Conor Lydon The big news out of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins’ locker room this morning was the recall of Brian Gibbons by the Pittsburgh Penguins.  One of the leading offensive producers in the American Hockey League this season, Gibbons was leading the Pens with 15 assists and 22 points through Sunday’s AHL action.  Perhaps the only person more excited than Gibbons about his promotion was Wilkes-Barre/Scranton head coach John Hynes. “Any time you get to tell… read more
Posted on 11/18/13

PENGUINS RECALL FOUR FROM WHEELING

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that forwards Denver Manderson and Cody Sylvester and defenseman Dustin Stevenson have been recalled from the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL.  In addition, the Pittsburgh Penguins have assigned goaltender Eric Hartzell to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton from Wheeling.   After being limited to one game with Wheeling last season due to injury, Manderson has opened up 2013-14  with two goals, seven assists and four penalty… read more
Posted on 11/18/13

NAILERS WEEKEND RECAP

By William Engleman The Wheeling Nailers swept a three-games-in-three-days series with the Elmira Jackals last week, upping their record to 6-5-0-1 on the season. The teams opened the mini-series on November 14th in Wheeling with a hard-fought, 1-0 win by the Nailers.  Rookie netminder Eric Hartzell picked up his first professional win with the shutout, stopping 37 Jackals shots.  Sahir Gill netted the lone goal of the game. The teams then traveled to Elmira the following night. After falling… read more
Posted on 11/18/13
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