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PENGUINS GAME REPORT: Penguins 2, Providence 0

March 28, 2019

WBS PENS GAME REPORT Penguins 2, Providence 0 Providence 0 0 0 — 0 Penguins 1 0 1 — 2 First period: Scoring - 1, WBS, Lucchini (Burton, Hayes), 7:17. Penalties - Pro, Breen, check to the head 18:30. Second period: Scoring - None. Penalties - WBS, Lafferty, hooking 1:02; Pro, Forsbacka Karlsson, hooking 9:06; WBS, Taylor, holding 13:05; Pro, Blidh, slashing 15:57. Third period: Scoring - 2, WBS, Miletic (Haggerty, Lafferty), 6:21. Penalties None. Shots on goal: Pro 6 10; WBS 7 5. Goaltenders: Pro, McIntyre (20 saves on 22 shots); WBS, Jarry (23 saves on 23 shots). Power-play opportunities: Pro 0 for 2; WBS 0 for 3. Attendance: 4,761. Three stars 1. Penguins G, Tristan Jarry 23-save shutout 2. Penguins F Sam Miletic, goal 3. Penguins F Jake Lucchini, goal By the numbers 17 — penalties killed, out of 19, for the Penguins over their last five games. Game notes • Earlier in the day, the Boston Bruins announced a 10-year extension to keep their affiliate in Providence. The teams have been together since 1992, when Providence made its debut. Up next Wilkes-Barre/Scranton is back at Mohegan Sun Arena for a 7:05 p.m. tilt Saturday against the Springfield Thunderbirds. — TYLER PICCOTTI