Away Game: 26
AHL Game: 824
Who: Hartford Wolf Pack
Where: XL Center
When: 7:00 p.m. EST
Last Game: Sunday in Hartford, the Pens won 4-1. Andrew Ebbett notched his 100th and 101st AHL goals in the win. For the Wolf Pack, they were in Manchester last night and lost 4-2. Steve Spinell and Tyler Brown scored for the Wolf Pack in the loss.
Last Meeting: Was this past Sunday. The Penguins Bobby Farnham left the game after a vicious open ice hit from Hartford’s Dylan McIrlath.
Record: For WBS: 30-18-2-4 (66 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For HFD: 30-18-4-3 (67 pts., 3rd place Northeast Division)
Why you should care: The Penguins rematch with the Wolf Pack looking to sweep Hartford in the Connecticut capital on Saturday night. The Wolfpack are just a point ahead of the Pens in the race for fourth in the Conference. It will take another team effort if the Pens want to leave Hartford with another two points towards the playoff push.
Referee(s): Evgeny Romasko
Linesmen: Paul Simeon / Derek Wahl
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WolfPackAHL
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /HartfordWolfPack
Instagram: wbspenguins / hartford_wolfpack
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie and @TLTomVenesky / @HowlingsToday
Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For HFD: Bob Crawford / @HawkCrawford
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Hartford: Fox Sports Radio 1410
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Springfield finishes off a two game home series with tomorrow’s opponent, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers tonight in Massachusetts.
Next Five Games: @ BRI 3/1, @ MCH 3/6, @ MCH 3/7, @ SPR 3/8, HER 3/11