Location: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Time: 7:05 PM.
Season Series: First meeting of 2. Future matchup: February 17th @ Albany
Albany: 5-0-0-0, 10 points, 1.000, 1st place in North Division
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton: 3-1-0-0, 6 points, .750, tied for 1st in Atlantic Division
Penguins Leading Scorers/Goaltending:
Jake Guentzel, 5 points (2 G, 3 A); 2 tied with 3 points
Tristan Jarry, 2-1-0, 1.33 GAA; Casey DeSmith, 1-0-0, 1.00 GAA
Last Game, Penguins: Wilkes-Barre defeated Hershey 2-1 in overtime on the road Sunday afternoon.
The Penguins are #1 in the AHL in goals against, only giving up 5 goals in their first 4 games (1.25 combined GAA); Wilkes-Barre travels to Springfield on Saturday night, then host Syracuse on Sunday afternoon; Brandon Baddock, the last Devil on the roster without seeing game action, was reassigned with goaltender Ken Appleby to Adirondack on Tuesday; defenseman Steve Santini rejoined New Jersey on Monday, was subsequently healthy scratched again Tuesday, and was reassigned to Albany this morning.
Penguins vs. Albany Devils Scouting Report (The Citizens Voice)
New Jersey Devils Prospect Update 10/25/16 (All About the Jersey)
The 1996-97 Albany River Rats: A Look Back (The Hockey Writers)
Broadcast Info: AHL Live or WILK 103.1 FM
Social: @trace_1114, @AlbanyDevils, @nafsnep, @WBSPenguins