Chirps from Center Ice

A fan blog about the AHL's Wilkes-Barre / Scranton Penguins

GAMEDAY: @ Bridgeport 3/1


Away Game: 27

AHL Game: 836

Who: Bridgeport Sound Tigers

Where: Webster Bank Arena

When: 3:00 p.m.

Media Kit

Last Game: Last night in Hartford, the Pens won 3-2 in overtime. Andrew Ebbett did the overtime honors. For Bridgeport, the Sound Tigers were in Springfield and were shutout 3-0.

Last Meeting: February 8 in Bridgeport, the Pens won 3-1. Three different Penguins scored goals and goaltender Matt Murray stopped 36 of 37 shots to pick up first star honors.

Record: For WBS: 31-18-2-4 (68 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For BRI: 21-28-5-1 (48 pts., 5th place Northeast Division)

Why you should care: So the Penguins go 7-0-1-1 in the month of February. That’s great, but this is March now. Expect a hungry Sound Tigers team that will be looking to play spoiler on a Penguins team flying high off of a fantastic month.

Referee(s): Cameron Voss / Geno Binda

Linesmen: Mike Baker / Brent Colby

Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay / @TheSoundTigers

Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /soundtigers

Instagram: wbspenguins / thesoundtigers

Beat Writers: @CVBombulie and @TLTomVenesky / @fornabaioctp

Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For BRI: Phil Giubileo @philgpbp

Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep

Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For BRI: I don’t think Sound Tigers games are on radio. Here’s the link to AHL Live where you could here the game if you want to.

Television: AHL Live

Other Game to Watch: Teams ahead of and behind the Penguins lock up later this afternoon in Hershey. The Bears host the Phantoms at 5.

Next Five Games: @ MCH 3/6, @ MCH 3/7, @ SPR 3/8, HER 3/11, HER 3/14

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