PENGUINS PLAYOFF NOTEBOOK – April 28, 2017
Thursday night’s 2-1 win over the Providence Bruins was the 100th all-time Calder Cup Playoff game played in Wilkes-Barre. The Penguins have a record of 60-40 on home ice in the postseason, and have outscored the opposition 295-241.
Thursday’s game was also the 200th playoff game in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton history. The Pens are 104-96 in those games, and have outscored the opposition 562-551.
CLOSE IT OUT
The Penguins can advance to the Atlantic Division Final with a win in Game Four on Friday night (tickets available here). Wilkes-Barre/Scranton is 22-13 all-time with a chance to clinch a series, and 15-3 with a chance to clinch on home ice.
BEST OF FIVE
This is the eighth best-of-five series the Penguins have participated in, and the team is 6-1 in the first seven of those rounds. The only loss came in the 2003 Western Conference Quarterfinals at the hands of the Grand Rapids Griffins, 3-1.
Individual tickets for Friday night’s Game Four are available at the Mohegan Sun Arena box office, online at TicketMaster.com, or by calling 570-208-7367.
Penguins postseason ticket packages, which include tickets to every home contest during the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs, are on sale now. With the purchase of a postseason ticket package, fans will receive a $6 food/merchandise voucher for every home game in the playoffs, as well as their same seat guaranteed throughout the team’s playoff run. Fans can secure their seats for every home game by contacting the Penguins directly at (570) 208-7367.
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