Home Game: 32
AHL Game: 923
Who: Hartford Wolf Pack
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 4:05 p.m. EST
Last Game: Last night vs. Hershey, the Penguins won 3-1. Jayson Megna had a goal and an assist for first star honors. For Hartford, they were in Binghamton last night and won 4-3. Ryan Haggerty had two goals and was a +1 for first star honors also.
Last Meeting: February 28 in Hartford, the Penguins won 3-2 in overtime. Andrew Ebbett scored the game winner and Jeff Zatkoff stopped 29 of 31 to pick up the win.
Record: For WBS: 36-19-2-4 (78 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For HFD: 32-21-5-3 (72 pts., 2nd place Northeast Division)
Why you should care: Penguins can close to within a point of the idle Hershey Bears on the race for the East Division with a win today. Hartford has won two in a row and are battling for the playoffs. Should be a good one this afternoon.
Referee(s): Kendrick Nicholson / Tim Mayer
Linesmen: Leo Boylan / Jud Ritter
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: The five seed Providence hosts Norfolk this afternoon in a game that could probably be a trap game for the Bruins.
Next Five Games: @ SYR 3/20, BNG 3/21, @ LV 3/22, @ BNG 3/27, @ LV 3/28