Home Game: 19
AHL Game: 493
Who: Binghamton Senators
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 7:05 p.m.
Last Game: Sunday in Hartford, Casey Desmith got the start in goal for the Penguins and won 3-2 with a 22 save performance. The Pens scored their three goals in the span of 68 seconds. For Binghamton, they last played Saturday in Hershey and coughed up a 5-1 lead and lost 6-5 in overtime. Buddy Robinson had a goal and two assists.
Last Meeting: November 25 in Binghamton, the Penguins won 4-3 in overtime. Derrick Pouliot scored the overtime game winner.
Record: For WBS: 23-8-0-1 (47 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For BNG: 11-17-3-0 (25 pts., 7th place North Division)
Why you should care: The B-Sens have been playing above what their last place in the North position would indicate, winning five of their last six games. The Penguins will need a full 60 minute effort to get out of this one with the two points.
Referee(s): Geno Binda / Keith Kaval
Linesmen: Bill Lyons / Luke Murray
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay / @BSens_Hockey
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /binghamtonsenators
Instagram: wbspenguins / bsens_hockey
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso / @TLTomVenesky // @SteinTime44
Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For BNG: Grady Whittenburg @BSensRadio
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Binghamton: Oldies 96.9
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Nothing going on in the Conference. Lake Erie is coming off a bad week and will face a test against Central Division leading Milwaukee.
Next Five Games: @ LV 1/8, UTI 1/9, @ STJ 1/12, @ STJ 1/13, @ SYR 1/16