Away Game: 5
AHL Game: 177
Who: Hartford Wolf Pack
Where: XL Center
When: 5:00 p.m.
Last Game: Saturday at home against Providence, the Pens won 3-1. J-S Dea, Oskar Sundqvist and Jake Guentzel all scored and Casey DeSmith stopped 28 of 29 shots. For Hartford, the Wolf Pack were in Utica last night and lost in overtime to the Comets 3-2. Mat Bodie and Tanner Glass collected goals for Hartford in the loss.
Last Meeting: It was opening night in Wilkes-Barre back on October 15 and the Penguins won 6-2. Six different Penguins recorded a goal including Jake Guentzel, who also had three assists to go along with his gaol, good for first star of the game.
Record: For WBS: 9-2-1-0 (19 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For HFD: 3-7-2-0 (8 pts., 7th place Atlantic Division)
Why you should care: Penguins cannot take the Wolf Pack lightly this afternoon. Good teams beat all teams, not just some teams. Are the Penguins a good team or a really good team I think we all know the answer to this question, but the true answer may not come until the end of this game tonight,.
Referee(s): Furman South / Chris Schlenker
Linesmen: Paul Simeon / Luke Galvin
Twitter: @wbspenguins and @WBSGameDay / @WolfPackAHL
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /HartfordWolfPack
Instagram: wbspenguins / hartford_wolfpack
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso and @TLTomVenesky / @HowlingsToday
Broadcasters: For WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS and Nick Hart @_NickHart // For HFD: Bob Crawford @HawkCrawford
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK NewsRadio / For Hartford: Fox Sports Radio 1410
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Lehigh Valley visiting Hershey always makes for a good matchup to watch, so let’s go with that.
Next Five Games: @ LV 11/16, BRI 11/18, @ HER 11/19, @ HER 11/23, @ BRI 11/25