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Minor Distractions - Playoff Optimism
With emotions running high in the Pittsburgh series, let's take a moment to calm down and look at some positive playoff success.
The Times Leader
Pens lose in bid for division title
Coming into Friday's contest with the East Division title on the line, Penguins netminders allowed 15 goals in three games against the Senators in Binghamton, including a pair of losses at Veterans Memorial Arena.
Carter Rowney doesn't remember many details from the 2001-02 hockey season, which was the last time the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins didn't make the Calder Cup playoffs.
Penguins Game Report 4/7/2014
First period - 1, Binghamton, Puempel 27 , 3:49. 2, Binghamton, Dziurzynski 10 , 5:01.
The Citizens' Voice
WBS 1, Albany 0 (OT) 4/5
When a team that has a chance to take over first place this late in the season plays a game that stays scoreless into overtime, it should be a tense situation, right? One mistake and it's back to the drawing board in the efforts to overtake the Binghamton Senators for the top spot in the East Division.
Ebbett setting up success for WBS Penguins
While scoring at least once in each of his first five games with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, Chuck Kobasew has had a secret weapon.