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PENGUINS GAME REPORT: Springfield 4, Penguins 1

March 31, 2019

Springfield 1 1 2 — 4 Penguins 0 1 0 — 1

First period: Scoring - 1, Spring, Praplan (Zolnierczyk), 19:09. Penalties - WBS, Abt, hooking 11:46.

Second period: Scoring - 2, Spring, Rockwood (Greco, Byron), 1:55; 3, WBS, Haggerty (Miletic), 7:23. Penalties - WBS, Lafferty, hooking 10:55.

Third period: Scoring - 4, Spring, Zolnierczyk (Rockwood, MacDonald), 5:20 (PP); 5, Spring, Breton (Rockwood, Mangene), 14:42. Penalties - Spring, Rockwood, tripping 2:00; WBS, bench (too many men on ice’served by Hayes) 4:53; WBS, Lafferty, fighting 11:22; Spring, Horton, fighting 11:22; Spring, Lammikko, tripping 11:38.

Shots on goal: Spring 11 13 6 - 30; WBS 9 11 15 - 35.

Goaltenders: Spring, Driedger (34 saves on 35 shots); WBS, Jarry (26 saves on 30 shots).

Power-play opportunities: Spring 1 for 3; WBS 0 for 2.

Referees: Dan Kelly and Anthony Tapper. Linesmen: Jim Harper and Tyler Loftus.

Three stars

1. Springfield F Adam Rockwood

— goal and two assists

2. Springfield F Harry Zolnierczyk

— goal and assist

3. Penguins F Ryan Haggerty

— goal

By the numbers

2 — Springfield players, Alex Breton and Adam Rockwood, who scored their first AHL goal in Saturday’s game

Penguins lineup

Forwards: Sam Miletic-Sam Lafferty-Ryan Haggerty

Jake Lucchini-Jarrett Burton-Jimmy Hayes

Joseph Cramarossa-Joseph Blandisi-Anthony Angello

Cam Brown-Chase Berger-Christopher Brown

Defensemen: Juuso Riikola-Chris Summers

Kevin Czuczman-Jeff Taylor

Matt Abt-Ethan Prow

Goaltenders: Tristan Jarry-John Muse

Game notes

The game marked the pro debuts for both Chase Berger and Christopher Brown. ... The Penguins made a transaction before Saturday’s game, reassigning forward Renars Krastenbergs to the Wheeling Nailers. Krastenbergs didn’t appear in any games with the team.

Up next

The Penguins play in their final morning game of the

season Tuesday at 10:30 at Webster Bank Arena against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.

— TYLER PICCOTTI

AHL

EASTERN Atlantic Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

North Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

WESTERN Central Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

Pacific Division

GP W L OL SOL Pts GF GA

 Two points are awarded for a win, one point for an overtime or shootout loss.

Saturday’s Games

 Belleville 3, Hartford 2, OT  Bridgeport 2, Charlotte 1  Hershey 2, Providence 1  Lehigh Valley 3, Cleveland 2, SO  Rockford 4, Grand Rapids 1  Syracuse 6, Utica 2  Texas 4, Iowa 1  Toronto 3, Laval 0  Rochester 6, Binghamton 4  Springfield 4, Penguins 1  Milwaukee 4, Chicago 2  San Antonio 4, Manitoba 3, OT  San Jose at Bakersfield, (n.)  Stockton at San Diego, (n.)  Colorado at Tucson, (n.)

Today’s Games

 Hershey at Bridgeport, 3 p.m.  Milwaukee at Grand Rapids, 4 p.m.  Chicago at Rockford, 5 p.m.  Stockton at Ontario, 6 p.m.