Baby Penguins Banter: August 24, 2010 Edition

August 24th, 2010 by Alison Myers Leave a reply »
Welcome back to Baby Penguins Banter!

I know I promised I would write this every week, but things have been a little slow this offseason, and would you believe the AHL STILL hasn’t released its schedule (thanks a lot, NBA!)?

With the release of the schedule just one day away, it is time to recap some of the latest happenings with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins organization.

Here’s what you’ve missed:

Hynes Takes Over

Following former head coach Todd Reirden’s promotion to Pittsburgh, the Penguins announced that John Hynes would be taking the reigns as Wilkes-Barre’s next head coach.

Hynes was the Baby Penguins’ assistant coach last season. Before joining the organization, he was the head coach of the USA Hockey Development Program and guided the team to three medals in U-18 tournaments (2004, 2006, and 2008). His record in 2008-2009 was 42-17-6.


Assistant Alain

Former Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and Pittsburgh defenseman Alain Nasreddine will return to Wilkes-Barre this fall.

But instead of pulling on a Penguins jersey, he ...

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