The Syracuse Crunch meet the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins for the second time early in this AHL season.
The Syracuse Crunch beat the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins last Sunday, 3-1, in Wilkes-Barre. Syracuse currently sits atop the Eastern Conference with nine points in the standings, and WBS is at the last position in the conference. Crunch winger Cory Conacher (4G, 5A, 9 pts) is currently fifth in the league for scoring going into today's games, while center Tyler Johnson (5G, 3A, 8 pts) is eighth in the league for scoring. Goalie Dustin Tokarski has a 2.19 GAA and a 0.907 SV%.
Team: Syracuse Crunch (4-0-0-1), AHL affiliate for the Tampa Bay Lightning
Opponent: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins (1-4-0-0), AHL affiliate for the Pittsburgh Penguins
Where: Oncenter War Memorial Arena, Syracuse, New York
When: 7:30 pm Eastern Time
Online: AHL Live
Radio: The Score 1260 AM