GAMEDAY: @ Hershey 3/6
March 6, 2011
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Away Game 30
AHL Game: 945
Who: Hershey Bears
Where: GIANT Center
When: 5:00 p.m. EST
Last Game: For WBS: Friday in Toronto against the Marlies the Pens lost 2-1. Chris Collins had the lone goal in the loss. For HER: Last night vs. Norfolk the Bears won 3-2. Brian Willsie had two goals and assisted on Mathieu Perreault’s game winning goal.
Record: For WBS, 44-17-0-0 (88 pts., 1st place East Division) — For HER, 39-20-1-3 (82 pts., 2nd place East Division)
Last Meeting: February 13 in Wilkes-Barre, the Pens won 7-1. Seven different Penguins scored goals for Wilkes-Barre.
Why you should care: Two of the best teams in the Eastern Conference going at it in this late afternoon tilt. Potential playoff preview? Pens are coming off a tough loss Friday and the Bears are now right on the doorstep. Should be a great one this afternoon.
Referee(s): Marcus Vinnerborg
Linesmen: Matt MacPherson / Bob Fyrer
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @TheHersheyBears / @jwaltonhockey / @nafsnep
Beat writers: @CVBombulie / @timleone
Radio: For WBS: 102.3 The Mountain. For Hershey: Bears Radio Network
Television: AHL Live
Next Five Games: CT 3/8, @ ABB 3/11, @ ABB 3/12, @ MTB 3/15, @ MTB 3/16