It's official. Garrett Wilson was named the captain of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, it was announced on Thursday.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton held a small introductory skate to kick off training camp on Monday, but the real work begins on Tuesday when the players reassigned from Pittsburgh report.
23-year-old forward prospect Sam Lafferty will make his preseason debut tonight for the Penguins.
Garrett Wilson, likely the captain of Wilkes-Barre/Scranton this season, said last season's sweep 'fueled the fire' this summer.
A year ago, Anthony Peters was playing in the ECHL. After a successful tryout run with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, Peters now finds himself in his first NHL training camp.
Thomas Di Pauli, feeling "100 percent", played with confidence on a line with some former teammates.
Forward prospect Freddie Tiffels is looking for some much-needed stability as he enters his second professional season.
The Penguins announced their roster for this weekend's Prospects Challenge in Buffalo, and some big names highlight the list.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton has named Jarrod Skalde assistant coach, joining head coach Clark Donatelli and assistant J.D. Forrest behind the Penguins' bench.
Many tough guys have come through Coal Street, often earning fan favorite status in the blue-collar town.
The Penguins have signed Tristan Jarry, their last remaining restricted free agent, to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $675,000, it was announced on Thursday.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton added depth to their roster with four more signings.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins made their first signings of the summer, and they include familiar faces.
As we head into the offseason, it's time to take a look at where the Penguins' defense and goaltending prospect pools stand.
Teddy Blueger has been named to Team Latvia's roster for the 2018 IIHF World Championship in Denmark.
As we head into the offseason, it's time to take a look at where the Penguins' forward prospect pool stands.
Defensemen Andrey Pedan, acquired from Vancouver in the Derrick Pouliot trade, reportedly signed a deal with Ak Bars Kazan of the KHL
"It's been a blast for me," Kostopoulos said. "It's been fun everyday for me. I know for sure I couldn't play next season. I know it's time."
Lukas Bengtsson is still undecided on if he'll return to Sweden next season, telling reporters on Friday's locker room cleanout day that he'll "see what happens" over the summer.