The postseason has begun for the P-Bruins, but the team may have got the hardest first-round draw of anyone else out there. Providence, the four seed in the Atlantic Division, is facing off against the number one overall team in the AHL and playoff nemesis Wilkes-Barre Scranton. The Penguins have eliminated Providence three of the last four seasons from the playoffs, including a sweep in this same round a season ago.
The Providence Bruins fell to the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins Sunday afternoon 6-5 in overtime as their series is now knotted at 1-1. The P-Bruins got goals from Tommy Cross, Danton Heinen, Peter Mueller and two from Chris Porter while Zane McIntyre earned his second straight playoff start in net.
The Providence Bruins defeated the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins Friday night 2-1 in game one of their first round Calder Cup matchup. The P-Bruins got goals from Jake DeBrusk and Danton Heinen while Zane McIntyre earned the start between the pipes.
he 2017 Calder Cup are finally here, and although it took until the second-to-last game of the season the Providence Bruins have secured their spot. It did not come easy for the P-Bruins, however, as they dropped all three of their road games to push their losing streak to a season-worst four games. Thanks to a Bridgeport Sound Tigers loss Friday night, though, the team clinched a fifth straight postseason berth.
The Providence Bruins, Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins and the American Hockey League have announced the schedule for their first round match-up in the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs. The P-Bruins, who are the lower seed, will begin this best-of-five series at the Dunkin Donuts Center with game one on April 21 and game two on April 23.
The Providence Bruins fell to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms Friday night 5-4, but clinched a berth in the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs thanks to Bridgeport’s 7-0 loss. The P-Bruins got goals from Peter Mueller, Jake DeBrusk, Wayne Simpson and Chris Porter while Zane McIntyre received the start in net.
The Providence Bruins fell to the Springfield Thunderbirds Wednesday night 4-3, failing to clinch a spot in the playoffs and keeping their magic number at two. The P-Bruins got goals from Jordan Szwarz, Chris Porter and Peter Cehlarik while Malcolm Subban earned the start between the pipes.
The final days of the regular season are here, and the Providence Bruins are on the verge of their fifth straight postseason berth. With just three games remaining, the P-Bruins have a magic number of two, meaning just one win or one Bridgeport loss clinches a playoff spot.
The Providence Bruins fell Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins Sunday afternoon 2-1 in their final regular season home game. The P-Bruins got their loan goal from Jake DeBrusk while Zane McIntyre earned the start between the pipes.