Away Game: 20
AHL Game: 553
Who: Syracuse Crunch
Where: Onondaga County War Memorial Arena
When: 1:00 p.m.
Last Game / Last Meeting: Saturday in Syracuse, the Penguins win 3-1. Wilkes-Barre went down early in the first, then scored three goals in the third period to win their seventh straight game and remain unbeaten in 2017. Dominik Simon scored a goal and assisted on another. Jake Dotchin scored for Syracuse.
Record: For WBS: 28-7-3-0 (59 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For SYR: 19-10-2-5 (45 pts., 1st place North Division)
Why you should care: Rematch Monday afternoon in Syracuse. How do the Crunch respond after allowing the Penguins to comeback and score three goals on them in the third period Saturday? This could be a trap game for the Penguins.
Referee(s): Tyler Puddifant / Stephen Reneau
Linesmen: Francois Dussureault / Jason Brown
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
Other Game to Watch: Speaking of trap games, the Phantoms are in Springfield taking on the Thunderbirds. Lehigh Valley lost their last time out against Hershey, how do they respond this afternoon?
Next Five Games: @ HER 1/18, @ LV 1/20, HER 1/21, SYR 1/25, @ UTI 1/27