Home Game: 8
AHL Game: 214
Who: Syracuse Crunch
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m.
Last Game: Last night vs. the Phantoms, the Pens won 3-1. Jeff Zatkoff stopped 21 of 22 shots. For Syracuse, the Crunch scored five unanswered goals to defeat the Hershey Bears 5-1. Mike Angelidis had a goal and an assist and was named the first star of the game.
Last Meeting: Just this past Sunday, the Pens won in overtime 5-4. J-S Dea scored the game winner and Beau Bennett had four assists.
Record: For WBS: 9-5-1-0 (19 pts., 1st place East Division) — For SYR: 7-4-2-0 (17 pts., 4th place Northeast Division)
Why you should care: This Crunch team is light years better than its record and place indicate at this juncture. For the Penguins to win they will need a complete game, most likely.
Referee(s): Ryan Fraser
Linesmen: Leo Boylan / Bob Fyrer
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay / @SyracuseCrunch
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /syracusecrunch
Instagram: wbspenguins / officialsyracusecrunch
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @TLTomVenesky // @syrhockey
Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For SYR: Dan D’Uva @Dan_DUva
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @Allovimo
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Syracuse: ESPN Radio Central New York
Television: AHL Live
Promotion(s): Car Magnet
Other Game to Watch: Hartford and Bridgeport rematch tonight in Bridgeport. The Sound Tigers crushed the Wolf Pack 6-1 last night so you know Hartford is out for revenge.
Next Five Games: @ HER 11/16, POR 11/19, @ ALB 11/21, MCH 11/22, @ HER 11/26