Home Game: 10
AHL Game: 282
Who: Syracuse Crunch
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m. EST
Last Game: Sunday in Atlantic City vs. The Albany Devils, the Pens won in a shootout 5-4. Both Brian Gibbons and Tom Kuhnhackl had three point nights. For Syracuse, the Crunch were in Worcester last Sunday and beat the Sharks 6-1. Crunch winger J.T. Brown had a hat trick and an assist in the win.
Last Meeting: October 27 in Syracuse, the Pens won 4-1. Eric Tangradi had two goals.
Record: For WBS: 11-7 (22 pts., 3rd place East Division) — For SYR: 12-3-1-1 (26 pts., 1st place East Division)
Why you should care: Syracuse has won nine straight road games and are looking to make it ten. Wilkes-Barre is a team on a roll looking to get to where Syracuse is. The Penguins can get to two points out of the division lead with a regulation win.
Referee(s): Darrcy Burchell / Ryan Murphy
Linesmen: Scott Adams / Bob Fyrer
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @SyracuseCrunch
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /syracusecrunch
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @PSCrunchHockey
Broadcasters: For WBS: Tom Grace @TGracePens and Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For SYR: Dan D’Uva @Dan_DUva
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @Allovimo
Radio: For WBS: 102.3 The Mountain / For Syracuse: The Score 1260
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: The last time the Sharks and Pirates squared off they racked up 143 penalty minutes. They rematch tonight in Portland.
Next Five Games: STJ 12/1, HER 12/7, POR 12/8, @ ALB 12/12, BNG 12/14