Chirps from Center Ice

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

GAMEDAY: vs. Bridgeport 2/2

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Who: Bridgeport Sound Tigers

Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

When: 7:05 p.m.

Last Game: Last night against the Cleveland Monsters, the Penguins won 7-2. Sam Miletic had a four point night with a goal and three assists. For Bridgeport, the Sound Tigers hosted the Lehigh Valley Phantoms and lost 7-5. Steve Bernier scored two goals and Otto Koivula had three assists.

Last Meeting: January 23 in Bridgeport, the Penguins played a morning game against the Sound Tigers and won 5-2. Teddy Blueger had a pair of goals and an assist and Ryan Haggerty also scored twice.

Record: For WBS: 23-18-4-1 (51 pts., 6th place Atlantic Division) // For BRI: 24-17-4-2 (54 pts., 3rd place Atlantic Division)

Referees: Furman South / Chris Waterstradt

Linesmen: Tyson Baker / J.P. Waleski

Why You Should Care: Golden opportunity for the Pens to win their fifth straight against a Bridgeport team who has been reeling of late, 3-7 in their last ten, so a strong start against the Sound Tigers much like Cleveland last night would be welcome.

Listen: Nick Hart on the call on WILK.

Watch: AHLTV is new and improved and a lot cheaper.

Promotion(s): PINK IN THE RINK /  TRADING CARD STRIP #3  Join the Penguins as we continue the battle against breast cancer.  Fans will have the chance to get pink streaks in their hair for a small donation to the American Cancer Society. And the first 4,000 fans will receive a Penguins card strip, featuring seven different players.*

Other Game to Watch: Lehigh Valley and Hershey seem like a cop out but both teams have been playing hockey that Penguins fans need to watch out for right now.

Next Five Games: @ RFD 2/6, @ MIL 2/8, @ GR 2/9, @ HER 2/13, vs. UTI 2/16

* – promotion information credit: wbspenguins.com/promo-schedule

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