Post Tagged with: "Hershey Bears"

Nathan Walker(Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports)

Australian Nathan Walker Nearing NHL Dream

Last week marked an historic occasion in Australia’s proud sporting history, though it was marked with little fanfare or media attention. Nathan Walker a 19-year-old left winger from Sydney signed […]

Hershey Bears Find Winners With New Coaches

Hershey Bears Find Winners With New Coaches

This summer, while Hershey fans were cranking up the A/C and dreaming of a cool October puck drop, the Bears were busy filling a roster void of key leadership roles. […]

by · September 16, 2013 · 0 comments · AHL, Hershey Bears
Garrett Mitchell (M. Richter-Capitals Outsider)

Hershey Bears 2013-14 Schedule: Five Great Promotions

The Hershey Bears regular season kicks off on October 5th at home, against the Adirondack Phantoms, the AHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers. Giant Center has proved to be a […]

by · August 31, 2013 · 0 comments · AHL, Washington Capitals
Bears to Bears:  Mark French Gets Kane and Willsie

Bears to Bears: Mark French Gets Kane and Willsie

Mark French is the former coach of the Hershey Bears who is taking over coaching duties for one of the two new KHL teams, the Medvescak Zagreb (Croatia) Bears, this […]

by · July 16, 2013 · 1 comment · AHL, Washington Capitals
Dmitry Orlov {www.russian prospects.com}

Washington Capitals: Dmitry Orlov’s Future

The Washington Capitals locked up left handed defenseman Karl Alzner earlier this week, giving them three lefties on their NHL roster through the 2014-2015 season. There are numerous talented defensive […]

by · July 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Prospects, Washington Capitals
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Washington Capitals Re-Sign Karl Alzner

The Washington Capitals locked one of their two remaining restricted free agents on Wednesday, re-signing defenseman Karl Alzner to a four year contract. The 24 year old reliable blue liner […]

by · July 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Washington Capitals
Tomas Kundratek (M. Richter/Capitals Outsider)

Washington Capitals’ AHL Prospects Review

The Hershey Bears once hopeful playoff run came to a crashing halt in their first round series against the Providence Bruins. Washington’s AHL affiliate grabbed a 2-0 lead on the […]

by · May 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Washington Capitals
Washington Capitals NICKLAS BACKSTROM - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Washington Capitals Win Streak Snapped, Backstrom Hurt

The Washington Capitals (24-18-2) eight game win streak was snapped on Thursday night, as they fell to the Ottawa Senators (23-14-6) on the road by a 3-1 score. Although led […]

by · April 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Martin Erat (Icon SMI)

Capitals Acquire Forwards Martin Erat and Michael Latta from Nashville

The Washington Capitals have acquired forwards Martin Erat and Michael Latta from the Nashville Predators. It was announced late this afternoon by vice president and general manager George McPhee. Erat, […]

by · April 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
Philipp Grubauer has definitely earned his shot at goaltending duties in Washington, especially with Braden Holtby and Michal Neuvirth struggling. (M. Richter-Capitals Outsider)

The Best Goalie In The AHL Is…

The Washington Capitals have made their mark by drafting goalies in recent years that quickly attain success at the pro level. They are currently led in net by 2008 fourth […]

by · March 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals
The AHL and Me: 11 Reasons This League is Great

The AHL and Me: 11 Reasons This League is Great

ne hallmark of NHL games going back to the 1990s is how tough it is to come back in the third period. Some teams were virtually impossible to defeat if they entered the third period with a lead. In the A? Unless you’re up by enough goals to kick in a mercy rule in beer league, no lead is ever safe.

by · March 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, News/Commentary
Nicklas Backstrom (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Washington Capitals: Playoff Pipe Dream

The Washington Capitals (10-14-1) fell to the Southeast Division leading Carolina Hurricanes (15-9-1) by a 4-0 score at Verizon Center on Tuesday night, begging the question, is the team giving […]

by · March 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Washington Capitals