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Goers Buries Overtime Winner as Pens Beat Phantoms, 4-3

February 25, 2017 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - Barry Goers scored the overtime game-winner with 15 seconds remaining in the extra frame to lift the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to a 4-3 victory over the Lehigh Valley Phantoms at PPL Center on Saturday night. The Penguins (38-15-3-0) snapped a four-game skid thanks to Goers' first goal of the season coming while skating in his 300th professional game. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton netted the night's first tally when Tom Kostopoulos scored his 20th goal of the season while ... Full Story

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RECAP: Penguins Lose to Comets, 2-1

February 24, 2017 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins fell 2-1 to the Utica Comets at the Utica Memorial Auditorium on Friday night. The Penguins (37-15-3-0) attempted a third period rally, out-shooting the Comets by a 10-3 margin in the final period of play, but ended up just short of a tying goal. Utica struck first when defenseman Jordan Subban scored for the third-straight game. Subban flew down the right wing boards on an odd man rush and picked the top corner at 10:25 of the opening... Full Story

Toyota SportsPlex and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

February 20, 2017 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Toyota SportsPlex, in conjunction with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, today unveiled the Toyota Tykes Learn to Play Program for youth hockey players in the region. The program, which is put on with the support of seven NEPA Toyota Dealers, aims to encourage children in the area to try the game of hockey and introduce them to the skills, team-building, and recreational aspects of the game. The program will target boys and girls ages 4-8 that are interested in learn... Full Story

Penguins Outlasted by Bruins, 3-2

February 19, 2017 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins suffered a 3-2 loss against the Providence Bruins at Dunkin' Donuts Center on Sunday afternoon. The Penguins (37-14-3-0) converted twice on the power play, but surrendered a late deciding goal to the Bruins (30-14-5-4). The Bruins opened up the scoring at the 12:21 mark of the first period. Ben Marshall's wrist shot from the blue line traveled through a sea of bodies and ricocheted off of Danton Heinen, putting Providence up 1-0. But l... Full Story

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February 25 NAHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton at Johnstown 12:00 pm ES
February 24 NAHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton at Johnstown 7:30 pm EST
February 14 NAHL New Jersey 4 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 3 FINAL
February 12 NAHL Northeast at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
February 11 NAHL Northeast 3 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 1 FINAL
February 7 NAHL Aston 5 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 2 FINAL
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