at Sound Tigers
WHEN: Saturday, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Webster Bank Arena
RECORDS: Manchester 23-24-2-3; Bridgeport 22-22-3-3
SEASON SERIES: Bridgeport leads 3-0.
LAST MEETING: The Sound Tigers won 4-1 at home Dec. 29.
ABOUT THE MONARCHS: Manchester won 7-2 Friday night at Worcester, ending a two-game losing streak. C Linden Vey had three points, extending a scoring streak to seven, and leads the team at 14-32-46. ... Former Sound Tigers G Peter Mannino (10-7-0) has been out injured since the beginning of the month. ... RW Brandon Kozun has seven goals in five games.
ABOUT THE SOUND TIGERS: Bridgeport lost 5-2 Friday night at Springfield. ... G Kevin Poulin could join the New York Islanders on Saturday. The Islanders placed G Rick DiPietro on waivers Friday. ... RW Kirill Kabanov had two points in the last 2:10 Friday, including his first pro goal.
UP NEXT: Sunday vs. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, 3 p.m.
-- MICHAEL FORNABAIO