Chirps from Center Ice

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

GAMEDAY: vs. Worcester 4/3


Home Game: 35

AHL Game: 1037

Who: Worcester Sharks

Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

When: 7:05 p.m.

Media Kit

Last Game: Wednesday at home against the Hartford Wolf Pack, the Penguins won 4-3. Jeff Zatkoff picked up the win, his first since February 28 and Brian Dumoulin had three assists in the win. For Worcester, the Sharks were in Hershey Wednesday and won 3-2 in a shootout. Aaron Dell made 36 saves, Matt Willows and Travis Oleksiuk scored in regulation.

Last Meeting: The Penguins were shutout 4-0 January 17 in Worcester. Troy Grosenick made 25 saves.

Record: For WBS: 39-22-3-4 (85 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For WOR: 38-23-4-2 (82 pts., 2nd place Atlantic Division)

Why you should care: Worcester comes in on a six game winning streak. They are just three points back of the Penguins for the 4 seed with a game in hand. A win tonight by the Penguins takes that out of the equation entirely but beware, these aren’t your uncles Worcester Sharks.

Referee(s): Tim Mayer

Linesmen: Matt McNulty / Luke Murray

Twitter: @WBSPenguins / @WBSGameDay // @WorcesterSharks / @SharksAHLInGame

Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /WorcesterSharks

Instagram: wbspenguins / worcestersharks

Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @TLTomVenesky // @BillBallouTG

Broadcasters: WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / WOR: Eric Lindquist

Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @210Darryl

Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Worcester: WTAG AM 580 / 94.9 FM

Television: AHL Live

Promotion(s): $14 Fan Fridays / $2 Beer Night

Other Game to Watch: Syracuse travels to Hartford tonight. Wolf Packs last gasp to make a run at the Northeast Division crown.

Next Five Games: LV 4/4, @ LV 4/8, @ POR 4/11, @ POR 4/12, ALB 4/17

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