Penguins Scouting Report: Rockford IceHogs
Opponent: Rockford IceHogs
When: 8:05 (EST) tonight
Where: BMO Harris Bank Center
Season series: This is the first of two meetings between the teams.
Online: The game will be streamed on AHLTV and at wilknews.radio.com.
About the IceHogs: Rockford enters the game fifth in the Central Division at 21-19-3-5, but has won four games in a row. The team has the epitome of a balanced lineup, with six players registering 20 or more points but none having recorded 30. Rookie Dylan Sikura is the leading goal scorer with 13. The IceHogs have gotten great goaltending, with Anton Forsberg sporting a .917 save percentage.
• Forward Jean-Sebastien Dea will serve the second and final game of his suspension for leaving the bench during Friday’s game against Cleveland.
• Tristan Jarry and the Penguins are giving fans an opportunity to show off their artistic ability.
The goaltender is asking fans to design a new version of his protective mask and will choose one submission to wear during a game. The template and details on how to submit an entry can be found at wbspenguins.com.All entries must be received by 5 p.m. Tuesday.