Hershey Bears Recall Parker Milner From Carolina

The Hershey Bears announced today that the club has recalled goaltender Parker Milner from the club’s ECHL affiliate, the South Carolina Stingrays. 


Milner, 28, has appeared in two games with the Stingrays this season, earning his first win Tuesday in Orlando. He was named the Warrior Hockey/ECHL Goaltender of the Year for his work in 2017-18, posting a 28-7-3 record with the Stingrays. His goals against average of 1.86 was the best in the ECHL, and the fourth best in league history.The two-time national champion at Boston College opened last season with Hershey, going 1-4-1 with a 3.81 goals against average in six appearances with the Bears.

Additionally, the club has released goaltender Padraig Carey from his amateur tryout agreement. Carey, who played at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, served as the backup goaltender in last night’s 3-2 victory at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

Capitals prospect goaltender Ilya Samsonov was injured in practice yesterday, and is currently listed as “day-to-day”.

Milner left for Charlotte this morning. He posted on his Instagram account his means of transportation.

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About Jon Sorensen

Jon has been a Caps fan since day one, attending his first game at the Capital Centre in 1974. His interest in the Caps has grown over the decades and included time as a season ticket holder. He has been a journalist covering the team for 10+ years, primarily focusing on analysis, analytics and prospect development.
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