Away Game: 27
AHL Game: 787
Who: Utica Comets
Where: Utica Memorial Auditorium
When: 7:00 p.m.
Last Game: Sunday in Providence, the Penguins lost 3-2. It was the first time all season that the Penguins had lost all three weekend games. The Penguins did score twice on the power play. For Utica, the Comets lost Wednesday in Rochester 3-2 in overtime. Cody Kunyk and Mike Zalewski scored in the losing effort.
Lat Meeting: January 27 in Utica, the Penguins won 3-2. Cameron Gaunce, Tom Sestito and Kevin Porter all had two assists.
Record: For WBS: 37-14-3-0 (77 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For UTI: 21-23-7-2 (51 pts., 5th place North Division)
Why you should care: Wilkes-Barre needs a strong bounce back weekend after last weekends setbacks. It starts Friday in Utica.
Referee(s): Furman South
Linesmen: Francois Dussureault / Jason Brown
Twitter: @wbspenguins / @WBSGameDay // @UticaComets
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins // /UticaComets
Instagram: wbspenguins / uticacomets
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso and @TomVenesky / @CometsTales and @OD_Birnell
Broadcasters: WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS and Nick Hart @_NickHart / UTI: Andy Zilch @Andy_Zilch
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep / @CometsArmy
Radio: For WBS: WILK Newsradio / For Utica: 94.9 K-Rock
Television: AHL Live
Other Game to Watch: Bridgeport visits Providence in a key Atlantic Division matchup.
Next Five Games: @ LV 2/25, @ HER 3/4, @ HFD 3/5, LV 3/8, HFD 3/10