Tyler Johnson broke a third-period deadlock with his playoff-best ninth goal as the Syracuse Crunch defeated the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 4-2, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza to take a 3-1 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Final.
Crunch goaltender Cedrick Desjardins made 22 saves to help Syracuse to a 2-0 shutout of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza and a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference Final.
WBS Penguins Captain Joey Mormina has a message for Penguins fans, he wants to see a packed house on Wednesday night for Game Three.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins made history Wednesday night in Providence as they came back from a 0-3 series deficit and claimed Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal with a 5-0 shutout win over the Bruins at Dunkin' Donuts Center. The Penguins become the first team in American Hockey League history to rally from three down in a playoff series and win the seventh game on the road.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins carved their names in the AHL history books on Wednesday night, but they're only halfway to their ultimate goal.
On the strength of four second-period goals, the Penguins beat the Providence Bruins, 5-0, and became just the third team in the 77-year history of the American Hockey League to win a series after falling into a 3-0 hole.
Tom Grace and Mike O'Brien from Providence preview Penguins game 7 with the Bruins.
Penguins goaltender Brad Thiessen made 46 saves - including 20 in the third period - as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton stunned the Providence Bruins with a 2-1 overtime win at Dunkin' Donuts Center. The Penguins become the fourth team in AHL history to force a Game 7 after losing the first three games of a series.
Chris Bourque's four-point night helped the Providence Bruins fend off a late rally by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and claim Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinal by a score of 8-5 at Dunkin' Donuts Center.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, in conjunction with the American Hockey League, today announced the potential schedules for their best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinal series
The Scranton Wilkes Barre Penguins can close out their first round series against the Binghamton Senators Thursday night at home. The Penguins won the first two games of the series, each of those games with the final score of 3-2 and those games being on the road. The Penguins can sweep the Senators after struggling against them in the regular season losing 6 out of the 10 games they played.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins host the Binghamton Senators for Game 3 at Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday, May 2 at 7:05PM.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced the schedule for their best-of-five Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series against the Binghamton Senators.
Freddie Hamilton scored two shorthanded goals in the final two minutes of the third period to secure a 4-2 victory for the Worcester Sharks over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that forward Derek Nesbitt has been acquired from the Peoria Rivermen in exchange for future considerations.
Defenseman Dylan Reese scored a pair of power play goals for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, but it was the Providence Bruins prevailing in an eight-round shootout for a 3-2 win at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
The Syracuse Crunch blanked the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 1-0, at Onondaga County War Memorial at Oncenter. Crunch goalie Cedric Desjardins stopped all 20 shots for his fifth shutout of the year.
Entering the final period on top, 4-1, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins had fend off a fierce rally by the Worcester Sharks and escaped the DCU Center with a 5-3 victory.
The New Jersey Devils claimed winger Tom Kostopoulos off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins.
TK find out the news at practice Wednesday morning, Kostopoulos has 17 points, three goals, and four assists in 17 games since he came back to Wilkes-Barre.
Though the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins inched back from a three-goal deficit in the first period, they were unable to complete the comeback in a 3-2 loss to the Hershey Bears at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
Igor Bobkov made 32 saves in net for his second shutout of the season as the Norfolk Admirals defeated the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
Fox 56 Sports Show's Erin Dugan with the Sports Spotlight on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins players, along with their wives and girlfriends, have teamed with the Palermo Heart to Heart Foundation to help support the Beads of Courage program at Geisinger Janet Weis Children's Hospital in Danville.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins were on the wrong side of a 5-1 score in a penalty-filled affair against the Binghamton Senators at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins had a streak of four straight wins halted Friday night as the Norfolk Admirals skated to a 4-1 victory at the Norfolk Scope. Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond (1G-2A) and Jay Rosehill (2G-1A) each recorded three points in the win for the Admirals.
There is a certain art that comes with playing goalie at any level of hockey. Eyewitness Sports Reporter Ken Brown reports in our Sports Spotlight one man has perfected that art without even getting on the ice.
For the second straight game versus the Hershey Bears, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins rallied for a 2-1 overtime victory at GIANT Center. It was the fourth win in a row and ninth out of ten for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
In just one game, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins doubled their shorthanded goal total for the season as they struck twice on the penalty kill in a 4-1 win over the Manchester Monarchs at Mohegan Sun at Casey Plaza.
Chad Kolarik of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins led the Eastern Conference offense with two goals in the 7-to-6 loss to the Western Conference 7-to-6.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins' five-game winning streak came to an end at Blue Cross Arena on Friday night as the Rochester Americans skated to a 4-2 victory.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins came away with their fifth straight victory, shutting out the St. John's IceCaps, 3-0, at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. Penguins goaltender Brad Thiessen stopped 26 shots for his third shutout of the year.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have signed forward Tom Kostopoulos to a professional tryout agreement (PTO).
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins rallied for a 2-1 overtime victory over the Hershey Bears at the 2013 Capital BlueCross AHL Outdoor Classic as Paul Thompson's netted the game-winner at 1:19 of the extra session.
WBS Penguins Alumni team with a 9-to-5 win over the Hershey Alumni team at the Outdoor Classic Saturday in front of 14,000 fans.
Penguins alumni play Pennsylvania State Police hockey team on Friday night at the Coal Street Rink.
Bennett Selected to AHL Eastern Conference All-Star Team
Outdoor Classic- WBS Penguins at Hershey Sunday 5pm.
For the second time in three starts, Penguins' goaltender Brad Thiessen posted a shutout as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton held on for a 1-0 win over the Hershey Bears at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
Despite outshooting the Binghamton Senators by a 32-16 margin, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins fell to the Binghamton Senators, 3-1, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza..
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins saw the Portland Pirates erase a 3-0 deficit and later finalize the comeback with a 4-3 shootout win at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins downed the St. John's IceCaps, 5-3, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza to pick up their fifth straight win and sixth in a row on home ice. The victory was also John Hynes' 115th as head coach of the Penguins and pulled him into a tie for first with Glenn Patrick on the franchise's all-time win list.
In a showdown with the Syracuse Crunch, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins were the victors, 5-3, on Friday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. It was the fourth win in a row for the Penguins and the first regulation road loss for the Crunch this season (9-1-0-1).
A power-play goal by Riley Holzapfel with 2:49 left in regulation propelled the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins past the Toronto Marlies, 2-1 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
Two power play goals 61 seconds apart and 15 saves by Jeff Zatkoff led the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 4-0 shutout win against the Hershey Bears at GIANT Center.
The first two-goal game of Beau Bennett's pro career helped lead the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 2-1 win over the Springfield Falcons on Wednesday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins had a three-goal lead erased by the Portland Pirates, but would prevail in shootout for a final score of 4-3 on Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins had their three-game winning streak come to a halt as they were defeated by the Hershey Bears, 3-1, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.