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AHL Playoffs: Semi-Finals

The AHL semi-finals have completed.  Look back on my summaries of the first and second rounds.  Here are the third round results: St John's IceCaps defeat Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 4 games to two.   St John's is the Winnipeg Jets farm affiliate and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton belongs to Pittsburgh.  St John's has been led by playoff scoring leader Andrew Gordon and...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Injuries Are Taking An Obvious Toll on WBS

#160296536 / gettyimages.com The Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins were missing some key players in Game 3 Wednesday night of the Eastern Conference Final series at Mohegan Sun Arena, and it was evident. After suffering a 5-0 loss, it seemed the Penguins may be in trouble. The St. John’s IceCaps have now taken a three to one game advantage in the best-of-seven series. Injuries...
Via Beyond The Benches
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

34 Saves For St. John’s IceCaps In Game 2

St. John’s IceCaps goaltender Michael Hutchinson came through with 34 saves on Sunday to propel the IceCaps, AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets, past the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final. St. John’s struck early with a goal from Kyle MacKinnon 14 minutes into the first period. Carl Klingberg also contributed a goal to the IceCaps 2-1 victory...
Via Beyond The Benches
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

WBS Squeaks Past The Bruins To Advance

Rookie Conor Sheary scored his fifth playoff goal this season on Wednesday night, as the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins surpassed the Providence Bruins in Game 7 of the Calder Cup Playoffs, advancing them to the Eastern Conference Finals. The Penguins, AHL affiliate to the Pittsburgh Penguins, possessed a five goal lead in the first half of the second period, and it looked as though...
Via Beyond The Benches
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

IceCaps Head To Eastern Conference Finals For Second Time In Three Years

#480095567 / gettyimages.com For the second time in three years the St. John’s IceCaps will appear in the Calder Cup Eastern Conference Finals. The Winnipeg Jets AHL affiliate managed to eliminate the Norfolk Admirals in six games with a 5-2 win Friday night at Mile One Center. The IceCaps must wait for the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins and Providence Bruins to finish up their...
Via Beyond The Benches
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Sign Peter Mannino by   Steven Ellis

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have announced that they have signed goaltender Peter Mannino to an American Hockey League contract. Peter is a former goaltender for the University of Denver where he led the Pioneers to the 2005 NCAA Championship and Tri-City Storm of the United States Hockey League where he helped them win the Anderson Cup in 2004. On July 6, 2009, Mannino...
Via The Hockey House
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Portland Pirates 2, Connecticut Whale 1

Portland, ME, April 11, 2012 - The Portland Pirates got goals from Ashton Rome and Marc-Antoine Pouliot, and Peter Mannino made 34 saves, Wednesday night at the Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, as the Pirates defeated the Connecticut Whale, 2-1. Marek Hrivik scored the only goal, his first point as a pro, for the Whale, who outshot Portland 35-27.  Nathan Oystrick had...
Via Sox and Dawgs
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Connecticut loses to Portland, still focusing on playoffs

Portland Pirates 2, Connecticut Whale 1 Portland, ME, April 11, 2012 – The Portland Pirates got goals from Ashton Rome and Marc-Antoine Pouliot, and Peter Mannino made 34 saves, Wednesday night at the Cumberland County Civic Center in Portland, as the Pirates defeated the Connecticut Whale, 2-1. Marek Hrivik scored the only goal, his first point as a pro, for the Whale, who outshot...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Connecticut loses to Portland, mirroring Rangers 4-1 defeat

Portland Pirates 4, Connecticut Whale 1 By Daniel Grosso Hartford, CT, March 23, 2012 – The Whale were defeated by the Portland Pirates, 4-1, Friday night at the XL Center. Portland winger Brett Sterling netted the winning goal, while goaltender Peter Mannino kept Connecticut guessing all night, saving 29 of 30 shots faced. Whale goaltender Chad Johnson’s line wasn’t as strong...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
March 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Portland Pirates 4, Connecticut Whale 1

By Daniel Grosso Hartford, CT, March 23, 2012 - The Whale were defeated by the Portland Pirates, 4-1, Friday night at the XL Center. Portland winger Brett Sterling netted the winning goal, while goaltender Peter Mannino kept Connecticut guessing all night, saving 29 of 30 shots faced. Whale goaltender Chad Johnson’s line wasn’t as strong as he has grown accustomed to this last...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

JAM leads Connecticut past Portland

Connecticut Whale 5, Portland Pirates 4 (SO) By Brian Ring Hartford, CT, March 18, 2012 – The Connecticut Whale defeated the Portland Pirates, 5-4 in a shootout, Sunday afternoon at the XL Center in a wild affair. Connecticut twice rallied from behind to defeat the Pirates, with Tommy Grant picking up a pro career-high four points for the Whale (2-2-4). Jonathan Audy-Marchessault...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
March 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Connecticut Whale 5, Portland Pirates 4 (SO)

By Brian Ring Hartford, CT, March 18, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale defeated the Portland Pirates, 5-4 in a shootout, Sunday afternoon at the XL Center in a wild affair. Connecticut twice rallied from behind to defeat the Pirates, with Tommy Grant picking up a pro career-high four points for the Whale (2-2-4). Jonathan Audy-Marchessault also scored twice for the Whale, while Ethan...
Via Sox and Dawgs
March 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Mannino Called Up To NHL Winnepeg Jets

Peter Mannino may see action this week for the Winnepeg Jets as injuries have affected the availablity of the Jets two regular netminders.Jets head coach Claude Noel said initially that an injury wasn’t serious enough that a goalie would need to be recalled, but if Chris Mason can’t go, Mannino would likely get the nod.Noel is expected to provide an update on Mason’s status...
Via Let's Go DU
October 31, 2011  |  Discuss
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