Home Game: 1
AHL Game: 46
Who: Lehigh Valley Phantoms
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 4:05 p.m.
Last Game: Last Saturday in Bridgeport, the Pens lost 4-1. Will O’Neill had the only goal for the Pens on the power play in the loss. For Lehigh Valley, last night they were in Springfield and won 4-1. Chris Conner had a goal and two assists and was named first star of the game.
Record: For WBS: 1-1-0-0 (2 pts., 6th place East Division) — For LV: 1-1-0-0 (2 pts., 5th place East Division)
Why you should care: Penguins open up at home this afternoon against a big in-state rival in Lehigh Valley who spoiled the home opener last year. What adjustments did Coach Mike Sullivan make coming off last Saturday’s loss to Bridgeport?
Referee(s): Peter MacDougall
Linesmen: Leo Boylan / Luke Murray
Twitter: @WBSPenguins and @WBSGameDay / @LVPhantoms
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins / /LehighValleyPhantoms
Instagram: wbspenguins / lehighvalleyphantoms
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso and @TLTomVenesky / @gblockus
Broadcasters: WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For Lehigh Valley: Bob Rotruck @BobRotruck
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK Newsradio / For Lehigh Valley: Fox 1470
Television: AHL Live
Promotion(s): Magnetic Schedule / McDonald’s Fantastic Deal
Other Game to Watch: Tomorrow’s opponent Bridgeport, who is still undefeated, hosts Providence.
Next Five Games: @ BRI 10/18, @ SPR 10/23, SPR 10/24, BNG 10/28, HFD 10/30