Home Game: 5
AHL Game: 104
Who: Syracuse Crunch
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 3:05 p.m.
Last Game: Last night in Springfield, the Pens lost in overtime 2-1. J-S Dea scored a first period gaol for the Penguins. For Syracuse, the Crunch hosted the Providence Bruins and won 4-3. Jeremy Morin had two assists and Adam Wilcox stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Crunch in the win.
Last Meeting: October 22 in Wilkes-Barre, the Penguins won 3-1. Kevin Porter had two shorthanded goals and Casey DeSmith stopped 26 of 27 shots.
Record: For WBS: 4-1-1-0 (9 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For SYR: 4-2-0-0 (8 pts., 3rd place North Division)
Why you should care: Crunch come in on a two game weekend win streak with wins against Providence last night and Binghamton on Friday night. Penguins offense didn’t come through for them last night in Springfield, does it this afternoon?
Referee(s): Tim Mayer / Guillame Labonte
Linesmen: Kory Nagy / Francois Dussureault
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay / @SyracuseCrunch
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /syracusecrunch
Instagram: wbspenguins / officialsyracusecrunch
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso / @TLTomVenesky // @syrhockey
Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For SYR: Dan D’Uva @Dan_DUva
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @CrunchSyracuse
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Syracuse: ESPN Radio Central New York
Television: AHL Live
Promotion(s): Halloween, Kids 14 and Under Free (with paid adult ticket), $2 Hot Dogs (while supplies last) & Postgame Kids Skate
Other Game to Watch: The Lehigh Valley Phantoms renew old rivalries with the Hershey Bears this afternoon in Chocolatetown.
Next Five Games: BNG 11/4, @ BRI 11/5, @ PRO 11/6, TOR 11/11, PRO 11/12