GAMEDAY: @ Portland 4/12
April 12, 2015
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AHL Game: 1093
Who: Portland Pirates
Where: Cross Insurance Arena
When: 3:00 p.m.
Last Game / Last Meeting: Last night in Portland, the Penguins won 5-2 off of a 40 save performance by Matt Murray and a strong showing by the third line of the Penguins with Tom Kuhnhackl and Carter Rowney both scoring goals.
Record: For WBS: 42-23-3-4 (91 pts., 2nd place East Division) — For POR: 37-26-7-2 (83 pts., 4th place Atlantic Division)
Why you should care: The Penguins burn off their game in hand with Hershey today. A win puts them just three back of the Bears with each team having three games remaining.
Referee(s): Tom Chmielewski / Jake Brenk Linesmen: Landon Bathe / Bill McGoldrick Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay / @portlandpirates
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /PortlandPirates
Instagram: wbspenguins / piratesahl
Beat Writers: @CVBombulie / @TLTomVenesky // @Chris_MHJ
Broadcasters: WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / POR: Jeff Mannix @JeffMannix
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Portland: News Talk 1310 WLOB
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Providence host Hartford. The Bruins are hot on the heels of the Penguins for the four seed and the Wolf Pack are hot on the heels of the Syracuse Crunch for the Northeast Division lead.
Remaining Games: ALB 4/17, NOR 4/18, @ LV 4/19