PITTSBURGH RE-ASSIGNS WILSON TO WILKES-BARRE
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned forward Garrett Wilson to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League, it was announced Saturday by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
Forward Derick Brassard, who is a game-time decision for tonight’s contest per head coach Mike Sullivan, was activated from injured reserve.
Wilson saw action in four games with Pittsburgh, his first appearances with the team at the NHL level. The veteran forward, who is in his third season in the organization, will return to his role as captain of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton’s next game is tonight, Saturday, Nov. 17, when they take on Charlotte for a second straight game at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. Game time for the rematch between the Penguins and Checkers is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.
Individual tickets for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton home games can be purchased at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza box office, through all Ticketmaster outlets, or by contacting the Penguins’ offices at (570) 208-7367. Season ticket packages for the 20th season of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins hockey, including full season, 22-game, 12-game and Flexbook plans, are available by reaching out to the Penguins directly at (570) 208-7367.
Fans can also keep up with the Penguins through the AHL’s brand new high definition streaming service, AHLTV. Subscriptions for AHLTV, which include live and archived games, begin at just $79.99 for the entire 2018-19 regular season. Fans can visit theahl.com/AHLTV now to register for a free AHLTV account and purchase 2018-19 subscriptions.