Home Game: 6
AHL Game: 170
Who: Portland Pirates
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m. EST
Last Game: Last night vs. Hershey, the Pens lost 3-1. Riley Holzapfel had the lone goal for the Pens in the loss. For Portland, they were in Worcester and also lost 3-1. Chris Brown had the lone goal for the Pirates in the loss.
Record: For WBS: 5-6 (10 pts., 5th place East Division) For POR: 4-4-1-0 (9 pts., 4th place Atlantic Division)
Why you should care: Penguins welcome the Portland Pirates from the Atlantic Division. They boast NHL prospect Oliver Eckman-Larsson and familiar face Chris Conner, who played for the Penguins a few years ago.
Referee(s): Nic Leduc
Linesmen: Scott Adams / Jud Ritter
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @portlandpirates
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /PortlandPirates
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @Chris_MHJ
Broadcasters: WBS: Tom Grace @TGracePens and Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / POR: Jeff Mannix @jeffmannix
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: 102.3 The Mountain / For Portland: News Talk 1310 WLOB
Television: AHL Live / My Network TV (WQMY-TV) in Wilkes-Barre.
Promotion(s): Team Photo – sponsored by Bayard (first 5,000 fans)
Other Game to Watch: Syracuse hosts Rochester tonight. Coming into this weekend, the Amerks are the only team besides the Penguins to beat the Crunch in regulation.
Next Five Games: SPR 11/14, BRI 11/16, @ HER 11/17, @ HER 11/21, TOR 11/24