I caught up with Gage Quinney and Ross McMullan to talk about hockey in their hometown of Las Vegas.
When Hunter Fejes was 10 years old, he was in a car accident that took the life of his mother and left him in a coma for almost a week.
"I just wanted to get back to the player that I am, that (the coaches) want," Di Pauli said of his goal for this season.
Nick Sorkin is enjoying the opportunities that the Penguins organization provides, and he hopes that his success paves the way for other hockey players from his home state.
"I'm not just looking to crush guys, I'm looking to be hard to play against," is how Andrey Pedan describes his play.
Dan Milan, a 25-year-old defenseman, has provided Wheeling with a physical presence on the blue line.
The former first-round pick of the Canadiens has found a fresh start in the Penguins organization.
Cody Wydo just seems to excel at every level of hockey.
Dominik Simon, by anyone's standards, is having a great start to his third season with Wilkes-Barre. He isn't satisfied, though.
Reid Gardiner's start in professional hockey wasn't typical, but his experiences are contributing to his early success in Wheeling
Defenseman Lukas Bengtsson came away from his diagnosis with POTS even stronger.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Jean-Sebastien Dea has no points and a rating of minus-6 in 14 career postseason games. Maybe he's due for some better luck.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Garrett Wilson admittedly eased into a game on March 31 against Springfield more than he would have liked.
The last time defenseman Jeff Taylor was a rookie, so to speak, things turned out pretty well.
As far as first impressions go, it would be pretty hard to top Zach Aston-Reese’s debut with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on Tuesday night.
Jake Guentzel was added to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins' roster late in the 2015 season and the dynamic forward made a seamless transition from Nebraska-Omaha in a Calder Cup playoff run.
For Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Thomas Di Pauli, there were plenty of ups and downs during his recovery from back surgery in early December.
Frank Corrado appeared very energized at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton practice facility on Saturday morning despite the 72 or so hectic hours that preceded the skate.
One player who seems to have regained his scoring touch is second-year forward Dominik Simon, and he has a U.S. Hockey Hall of Famer to thank for it.
A Sunday afternoon game in Providence was somewhat of a homecoming for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins defenseman David Warsofsky.
Not much went right Wednesday for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in an ugly 4-0 loss to St. John’s, particularly along the blue line.
Teddy Blueger has 14 points this season. Perhaps more impressive is his plus-16 rating, a testament to his commitment of being a dependable two-way player.
Tristan Jarry revamped his practice habits and worked extensively with Pittsburgh goalie development coach Mike Buckley.
When the rosters for next week’s AHL All-Star Classic were released Jan. 5, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins center Oskar Sundqvist was notably absent.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins defenseman Derrick Pouliot was the benefactor in a case of addition by subtraction last week.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Sahir Gill celebrated the New Year by returning to the ice on Dec. 31.