Home Game: 12
AHL Game: 320
Who: Hershey Bears
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m. EST
Last Game: Last Saturday at home vs. St. John’s the Pens won 5-3. Dylan Reese had a goal and an assist and was named the game’s first star. For Hershey, they played Norfolk last night in Washington D.C. and won 2-1. Ryan Potulny scored the game winning goal for the Bears.
Last Meeting: November 21 in Hershey, the Pens shut out the Bears 4-0. Jeff Zatkoff made saves on all 15 shots he faced.
Record: For WBS: 13-7 (26 pts., 3rd place East Division) For HER: 10-11-1-0 (21 pts., 4th place East Division)
Why you should care: John Hynes needs one more win to become the all time winningest coach in Wilkes-Barre / Scranton Penguins history. I am sure he’d love to accomplish this feat against his teams biggest rivals.
Referee(s): Terry Koharski
Linesmen: Leo Boylan / Luke Murray
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @TheHersheyBears
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /TheHersheyBears
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @timleone
Broadcasters: WBS: Tom Grace @TGracePens and Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / HER: Scott Stuccio @ScottStuccio and Randy “Rock” Johnson @RRJ_Hockey
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @SweetestHockey
Radio: For WBS: 102.3 The Mountain / For Hershey: 1460 The Ticket
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: There seems to be no stopping the Binghamton Senators of late. They host tomorrow’s opponent, the Portland Pirates, tonight in downtown Binghamton.
Next Five Games: POR 12/8, @ ALB 12/12, BNG 12/14, @ SYR 12/13, @ BNG 12/19