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GAMEDAY: vs. Adirondack 2/8
February 8, 2014Posted by on
Home Game: 26
AHL Game: 711
Who: Adirondack Phantoms
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m. EST
Last Game: Last night at home, the Pens beat the Portland Pirates 5-1. Andrew Ebbett scored two goals in the third period and was named first star of the game. For Adirondack, the Phantoms were in Hartford Tuesday and lost 4-1. Tye McGinn scored the only goal for the Phantoms in the loss.
Last Meeting: January 10 in Glens Falls, the Pens won 4-1. Tom Kostopoulos had two goals and an assist and was named first star of the game.
Record: For WBS: 27-16-1-3 (58 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For ADK: 22-21-0-2 (46 pts., 3rd place Northeast Division)
Why you should care: It’s the last time the Penguins see the Phantoms this year in regular season and it’s sure to be a physical battle. Next time we see the Phantoms in a regular season contest they will bear the name Lehigh Valley Phantoms and be a divisional foe, most likely.
Referee(s): Trevor Hanson / Jamie Koharski
Linesmen: Leo Boylan / Brian Oliver
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Television: AHL Live
Promotion(s): Alain Nasreddine Hall of Fame Statue (first 5,000 fans)
Other Game to Watch: Binghamton hosts a very good Hamilton team tonight in Canada’s capital of Ottawa.
Next Five Games: @ HER 2/9, @ BNG 2/14, @ HER 2/15, HER 2/16, BNG 2/19