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Penguins Announce Regular Season Schedule for 2016-17

August 22, 2016 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The full 2016-17 American Hockey League regular season schedule was announced this afternoon, and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will officially begin their 18th season on Saturday, October 15, when they face off with the Hartford Wolf Pack at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. The Penguins will play a 76-game regular season schedule (38 home/38 road) featuring games against every team in the Eastern Conference. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton remains a member of the now seven-team Atlantic Division, along wi... Full Story

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Penguins Sign Jarrett Burton

August 11, 2016 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have signed forward Jarrett Burton to an American Hockey League contract for the 2016-17 season. This is the first AHL contract of his professional career. Burton saw action in 23 games with the Penguins last season while playing under a professional tryout contract. The 25-year-old from Echo Bay, Ont. recorded two goals and for two total points during his time in the AHL. During the 2015-16 season with the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL), Burton ... Full Story

Penguins Re-Sign Shavertown Native Patrick Mcgrath

August 9, 2016 - WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have signed forward Patrick McGrath to an American Hockey League contract for the 2016-17 season. A native of Shavertown, Pa., McGrath became the first local hockey player to join the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins when he signed a professional tryout agreement with the team on December 26, 2014. He made his AHL debut the next night against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. Last season, McGrath appeared in 19 games for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and... Full Story

Penguins Release New Uniforms for 2016-17 Season

August 8, 2016 - Penguins Release New Uniforms for 2016-17 Season Wilkes-Barre/Scranton adopts black and gold palette inspired by NHL affiliate WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins unveiled new dark and light game jerseys on Monday. These jerseys will serve as the primary home and road sweaters for the team starting this season. The sweaters mirror the recently unveiled Pittsburgh Penguins home and road jerseys, which are based on the uniforms worn by the NHL club during the 1991 and 1992 Stanley Cup championship seas... Full Story


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League: American Hockey League
Home: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Penguins
Website: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins site
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