Shorthanded Penguins can’t climb out of early hole in loss to Providence

Nov. 6—An important section of the Penguins’ defense is missing. And the results are showing this week. With multiple regulars on the blue line called up to Pittsburgh, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton dropped back-to-back games for the first time on the young season, falling 6-2 to Providence on Friday night at Mohegan Sun Arena. Two nights after a 4-0 road loss to Lehigh Valley, the Penguins had a …