Hartzell and Murovich Assigned to Wheeling
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Pittsburgh Penguins have assigned goaltender Eric Hartzell from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL), it was announced today. In a separate transaction, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton has returned forward Tyler Murovich on loan to Wheeling.
Colin McDonald had two goals and an assist and earned first star's honors on the night. In the first period, McDonald hit Sebastian Collberg with a pass, who then found Kael Mouillierat ,who scored his eighth of the season to make it 1-0 Bridgeport.
Murovich Recalled by Penguins
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have recalled forward Tyler Murovich from loan to the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL).
Penguins Sign McGrath and Torquato to PTOs
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have signed forwards Patrick McGrath and Zack Torquato to professional tryout agreements (PTO).
Sound Tigers Blank Penguins
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - For the second consecutive night, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins suffered a shutout at the hands of their opponents as the Bridgeport Sound Tigers skated to a 5-0 win on Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza.
Hartzell and Cianfrini Join Penguins
In two appearances this season for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Hartzell went 2-0-0 with a 2.92 goals against average and a .882 save percentage. He has also compiled a record of 5-4-0 for the Nailers in 2014-15, while recording a 2.54 GAA, a .915 save percentage and one shutout.
Resentencing ordered for Pa. man in niece's death
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - A divided state Supreme Court has cleared the way for the resentencing of a northeast Pennsylvania man facing the death penalty in the molestation and strangulation of his 3-year-old niece.
Cops: Tot who smelled of booze had alcohol in body
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) ? Police in Pennsylvania say a toddler taken to a hospital because she smelled of booze had alcohol in her system.
Dunkin' Donuts and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Team up to Benefit Regional Food Bank
SCRANTON, Pa. (Dec. 29, 2014) - Dunkin' Donuts of Northeastern Pennsylvania has teamed up with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins to support the CEO Weinberg Northeast Regional Food Bank. Through the "Goals for Coffee" program, Dunkin' Donuts will be donating five pounds of coffee to the food bank for each goal the Penguins score on home ice this season.
DA: Pa. officer justified in shooting suspect
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - A northeast Pennsylvania prosecutor says a police officer was justified when he wounded a suspect last month in a shopping center parking lot.