HERSHEY, PA. — The Hershey Bears are feeling it in 2019. The Bears are on an eight game point streak, winning seven of those eight games. Tonight’s win was 2-1 over their PA rival, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Hershey is 4-4-0-1 in matchups against the Phantoms so far this season, and there’s still three more games between the two teams, including a back-to-back weekend in two weeks.
Goals tonight came from Nathan Walker and Ryan Sproul. Ilya Samsonov stopped 21 of 22 shots and backstopped his team to victory. For more on tonight’s matchup, check out our full-game recap and keep scrolling for photos.
It’s Groundhog Day everyone.
When you see Walker is about to throw you a puck for your sign.
Walker loves messing with Vanecek in warm ups.
Pilon. Starting lineup. Game face.
Dale Weise joins the Phantoms after being sent down by Philadelphia.
Ryan Sproul scores the eventual gamewinner.
And Gustafsson is happy about it.
Everyone just bring a picture of Jayson Megna and show the players during the game.
Samsonov stops Dale Weise.
When your friend goes for the last slice of pizza but you gotta slide in there before them.
Malenstyn dropping ’em.
Malenstyn blocking ’em.
Making saves in the final minutes during the PK.
The boys anxiously watch from the bench.
Put it in the win column boys.
Defensemen. Goal scorer. First star of the game.
By: Tori Hartman
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