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GAMEDAY: @ Lehigh Valley 1/8
January 8, 2016Posted by on
Away Game: 15
AHL Game: 500
Who: Lehigh Valley Phantoms
Where: PPL Center
When: 7:05 p.m.
Last Game: Tuesday at home against the Binghamton Senators, the Penguins on 4-1. Dominik Uher had two goals and was named first star of the game. For the Phantoms, they were in Portland Sunday and won 2-1. Goaltender Jason LaBarbera stopped 37 of 38 shots.
Last Meeting: December 27 in Wilkes-Barre, the Penguins lost 3-0. Jason LaBarbera had a 35 save shutout.
Record: For WBS: 24-8-0-1 (49 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For LV: 17-16-2-1 (37 pts., 5th place Atlantic Division)
Why you should care: Pens will look to make it four wins in a row under new coach Clark Donatelli when they travel to Allentown to take on the Phantoms tonight. Lehigh Valley has points in their last five games.
Referee(s): Jake Brenk / Terry Koharski
Linesmen: Bob Goodman / Jud Ritter
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Two of the oldest teams in the AHL are set to do battle tonight in Rochester as the Hershey Bears make the trip to Western New York for a battle with the Rochester Americans.
Next Five Games: UTI 1/9, @ STJ 1/12, @ STJ 1/13, @ SYR 1/16, @ POR 1/22
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