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After a Full Season in AHL, Stefan Matteau Matured and Motivated

While Reid Boucher, Joe Whitney, Mike Sislo, Cam Janssen, and Tim Sestito got called up by the New Jersey Devils from their AHL affiliate in Albany during the 2013-14 season, […]

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Do the Hershey Bears Need an Enforcer?

The Hershey Bears inked forward Tim Spencer to an AHL contract on Thursday, as he’ll get the opportunity to become the team’s enforcer on the fourth line this upcoming season. […]

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Reid Boucher Determined and Driven to Make the NHL in 2014-15

Reid Boucher burst onto the NHL scene with an assist and a momentous shootout goal in his NHL debut on December 4, 2013, with the New Jersey Devils. Now, heading […]

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Washington Capitals: What to Expect From Nathan Walker

Twenty year old Nathan Walker was drafted by the Washington Capitals in the third round this summer in Philadelphia, fulfilling a hope of many in Australia, where the Cardiff native […]

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Colorado Management Seeking Monster Success

Val d’Or Captain Samuel Henley was 1 of 5 undrafted players signed by the Avs this off-season “We need to improve our minor league team, this is the next step […]

by · August 9, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Colorado Avalanche
The Hershey Bears and Trademarks

The Hershey Bears and Trademarks

The Hershey Bears coined the phrase “Defend The Den” as their rallying cry to begin the 2013-14 season under newly hired head coach Mike Haviland. The team had lost in […]

by · August 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Hershey Bears
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Interview With Lightning Prospect Nikita Nesterov

In this translated interview originally appearing on chelyabinskhockey.ru, Lightning prospect Nikita Nesterov talks about his first year overseas, describes his current relationship with his KHL team Traktor Chelyabinsk and tells […]

Nic Kerdiles [photo: Greg Anderson]

Q&A With Anaheim Ducks Prospect Nic Kerdiles

Back in 2012 the Anaheim Ducks used their second round pick on Irvine, California native Nic Kerdiles, a left-handed forward that played with the United States National Development Program before […]

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Dallas Stars Social Media Guide

To say that the Dallas Stars have had a big year would be a bit of an understatement. The team as it exists today barely resembles what it was last […]

by · July 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
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New Jersey Devils Social Media Guide

In comparison to some other teams in the NHL, the New Jersey Devils fan base isn’t quite the size of some others (think Toronto, Montreal, Detroit), but their diehard fans […]

by · July 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
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After a Painful Start, Jon Merrill’s Rookie Season a Quiet Success

During the offseason, The Hockey Writers will be doing a ten-part series on the success stories of the 2013-14 New Jersey Devils. Despite missing the postseason for the second consecutive […]

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Hershey Bears Announce New Coaching Staff

After a few months of searching, the Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears announced that Troy Mann will lead their AHL club for the 2014-15 season. Mann spent last season as […]