Chirps from Center Ice

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

GAMEDAY: @ St. John’s 1/12

@     stj15_200

Away Game: 16

AHL Game: 532

Who: St. John’s IceCaps

Where: Mile One Centre

When: 7:30 p.m. Newfoundland time, 6 p.m. Wilkes-Barre time.

Media Kit

Last Game: Saturday at home vs. Utica, the Penguins won 4-2. Scott Wilson scored two goals and had an assist and was named first star of the game. For St. John’s, they hosted the Portland Pirates and lost 4-1. Gabriel Dumont scored the only goal for the IceCaps in the loss.

Last Meeting: November 6 in Wilkes-Barre, the Penguins won 4-1. Matt Murray stopped 20 0f 21, Carter Rowney was named first star of the game with a goal.

Record: For WBS: 26-8-0-1 (53 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For STJ: 16-11-5-3 (40 pts., 3rd place North Division)

Why you should care: Two teams trending in different directions meet tonight in St. John’s. The Penguins have won five games in a row and the IceCaps have lost four of their last five. Penguins will need to continue to do the right things if they want to have success tonight.

Referee(s): Michael Mullen / Garrett Rank

Linesmen: Brian Lambert / Joe Maynard

Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay // @IceCapsAHL

Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /stjohnsicecaps

Instagram: wbspenguins / stjohnsicecaps

Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso / @TLTomVenesky // @telyrobinshort / @telybrendan

Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For STJ: Brian Rodgers

Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @CharlesMDart

Radio: For WBS: WILK Newsradio / For St. John’s: Listen Live

Television: AHL Live

Other Game to Watch: Two of the hottest teams in the Central Division meet in Charlotte tonight as the Checkers host the Grand Rapids Griffins.

Next Five Games: @ STJ 1/13, @ SYR 1/16, @ POR 1/22, @ POR 1/23, @ PRO 1/24

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