The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Season Opening Preview.

By: Siena Slusser


The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins are set to open their 14th season tonight at 7pm in Binghamtom, New York where they take on the Senators.

What to watch for the Penguins:

* Rookies Joe Morrow, Brian Dumoulin and Beau Bennett make their AHL debuts.
* Key off season additions Warren Peters, Trevor Smith and Phillip Dupuis, Dylan Reese and Ben Ferriero make their Penguin debuts.
* Forward Adam Payerl was recalled from the ECHL's Wheeling Nailers.
* Rookie Jayson Megna is not expected to dress due to injury.
* Keven Veilleux is not expected to dress due to still rehabbing an injury from last season.
* Steve MacIntyre is not expected to dress.

Who to follow for game time :
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on twitter - @wbspenguins
Mike O'Brien on twitter - @MikeObrienWBS
Tom Grace on twitter - @TGracePens

Citizens Voice Penguins Beat Writier Jonathan Bombulie on twitter @CVBombulie
also check out Bombulie's blog : http://blogs.citizensvoice.com/penguins/

Where to listen:
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About Binghamton:
NHL affiliate: Ottawa Senators
ECHL affiliate: Elmira Jackals
* Head coach Luke Richardson is in his 1st season.
* Goaltender Robin Lehner returns this season after posting a 11-22-2-1 record last season with a 3.26 GAA.

* Off season additions: Andre Benoit, Hugh Jessiman, Tyler Eckford, Nathan Lawson.
*  AHL All Star Goaltender Ben Bishop is with the Senators while the lockout is still ongoing.


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