B-SENS WEEKLY GAME RECAP
Friday, November 4, 2016 @ Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins
- The B-Sens will head south to face the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins this Friday at 7:05 p.m. Binghamton looks to rebound after a 7-2 loss in Hershey on Saturday night while the Penguins have not lost in regulation in their last five games. The Pens' only loss in that span came in overtime at Springfield.
Saturday, November 5, 2016 vs. Rochester Americans
- The following night, Rochester is back in town for a 7:05 p.m. faceoff. The Amerks came away with a 3-1 win at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena on October 22. Linus Ullmark stopped 38 of 39 shots for Rochester in the win. Last season, the two sides went 5-5-0-0 against one another in ten games.
Sunday, November 6, 2016 @ Springfield Thunderbirds
- Binghamton hits the road for a Sunday evening game against the Springfield Thunderbirds. Although there’s been a team in Springfield, it’s the first time the B-Sens will face the Thunderbirds since their affiliation changed to the Florida Panthers. The T-Birds have won five of their last six, including two thrilling overtime victories on home ice.
NEXT FIVE GAMES
Friday, November 4 @ WBS – 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 5 vs. RCH – 7:05 p.m.
Sunday, November 6 @ SPR – 5:05 p.m.
Friday, November 11 vs. PRO – 7:05 p.m.
Saturday, November 12 vs. SPR – 7:05 p.m.
B-SENS NEWS & NOTES
VARONE ON A STREAK - Since joining the B-Sens, Phil Varone has recorded a point in each game. The streak began last Wednesday in Utica where the forward assisted the game-winning goal on the power play. The scoring continued with a goal in Friday’s loss to Rochester and another in Saturday’s loss in Hershey.
NEW LOOK IN NET - Binghamton started the season with Chris Driedger and Matt O’Connor between the pipes. Just six games into the season, both Driedger and O’Connor are in Ottawa while the B-Sens have brought in Scott Greenham and signed Alex Vazzano to a PTO.
B-SENS TOP FIVE IN POINTS
1. (RW) Casey Bailey – 3g, 1a, 4pts
2. (LW) Francis Perron – 2g, 2a, 4pts
3. (D) Michael Kostka – 0g, 4a, 4pts
4. (C) Phil Varone – 2g, 1a, 3pts
5. (C) Kyle Flanagan – 0g, 3a, 3pts
B-SENS STATISTICAL LEADERS
Games: 14 tied at (6)
Goals: Bailey (3)
Assists: Kostka (4)
Points: Bailey, Perron, Kostka (4)
PIM: Lepine (12)
PPG: Bailey, Lazar, Perron, Stortini (1)
GWG: Bailey, Lazar (1)
Goalie Wins: Driedger, O’Connor (1)
GAA: Driedger (0.96)
SAV %: Driedger (.961)
Plus/Minus: Blunden (+1)
TYPE RNK GP ADV PPGF PCT
Overall 15th 6 23 4 17.4
Home 28th 3 12 1 8.3
Road 7th 3 11 3 27.3
TYPE RNK GP TSH PPGA PCT
Overall 15th 6 18 3 83.3
Home 11th 3 9 1 88.9
Road 20th 3 9 2 77.8
RNK GP GF GF/GAME
28th 6 13 2.17
RNK GP GA GA/GAME
16th 6 18 3.00
NORTH DIVISION STANDINGS
Toronto Marlies - | 8gp | 6-1-0-1 | 13pts | 0.813
Albany Devils - | 8gp | 6-2-0-0 | 12pts | 0.750
Syracuse Crunch - | 7gp | 4-3-0-0 | 8pts | 0.571
Rochester Americans - | 7gp | 4-3-0-0 | 8pts | 0.571
St. John’s IceCaps - | 8gp | 3-4-1-0 | 7pts | 0.438
Binghamton Senators - | 6gp | 2-3-0-1 | 5pts | 0.417
Utica Comets - | 7gp | 2-5-0-0 | 4pts | 0.286
RECENT TEAM TRANSACTIONS
DEL – (G) Matt O’Connor – Recalled to Ottawa (NHL) from Binghamton (AHL)
ADD – (G) Scott Greenham – Recalled to Binghamton (AHL) from Wichita (ECHL)
DEL – (G) Chris Driedger – Recalled to Ottawa (NHL) from Binghamton (AHL)
HOW TO CATCH THE B-SENS
B-Sens Broadcast Network - U.S. Country 96.9 FM, 680-AM WINR
Online - iHeartRadio (Search: US Country 96.9)
Video - AHL Live (pay-per-view)
TEAM PRACTICE SCHEDULE
Tuesday, November 1 – 9:15 a.m.
Wednesday, November 2 – 9:15 a.m.
Thursday, November 3 – 9:15 a.m.
Friday, November 4 – GAME @ WBS
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