Author Archives: Julie Beidler

About Julie Beidler

After all these years, I've realized that it's time to just do what I want when I want. I love all things sports, but it just doesn't pay the bills, so I'm not quitting my day job just yet.

Bears Sign 5 to PTOs a Week Before Opening Camp

HERSHEY, PA – With just a week to go before camp opens, the Hershey Bears announced via press release today that they have signed an additional five players to PTOs. 

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Hershey Bears Announce 2017-2018 Promotional Nights

HERSHEY, PA – The Hershey Bears released their list of promotional dates for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. Notable on the list is the return of Bobblehead Night, which was not on the list last season due to the transition between … Continue reading

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Alex Westlund Named Associate Goaltending Coach

HERSHEY, PA – The Hershey Bears, in conjunction with their NHL affiliate, the Washington Capitals, announced via press release today that Alex Westlund has been named associate goaltending coach. Westlund assumed the role previously held by Scott Murray, who was … Continue reading

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Capital BlueCross Title Sponsor of 2018 AHL Outdoor Classic

HERSHEY, PA – The Hershey Bears announced via press release today that Capital BlueCross will be the title sponsor for the 2018 AHL Outdoor Classic which will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 in Hersheypark Stadium. The game will feature … Continue reading

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Salary Cap and Waivers Will Play Role in Capitals’ Roster

The salary cap and waivers are issues every team faces just about every season. For this year’s Washington Capitals team the salary cap already seems tighter than last year and the issue of contract costs and waiver status could play … Continue reading

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5 Burning Questions for the Bears

HERSHEY, PA – With all of the insanity swirling in Washington and Hershey during this off-season, many in the area are wondering how the Caps potential roster will impact Hershey in 2017-2018. Here are five big questions that are hopefully … Continue reading

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Bears Add Size on Blueline

The Hershey Bears announced via press release today that they have signed defenseman Paul Geiger to a one-year AHL deal. Geiger previously played for the Rochester Americans of the AHL.

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Tom Gilbert Heads to Germany

Tom Gilbert has signed with the Nurnberg Ice Tigers of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga or the German Ice Hockey League. Elite Prospects made the announcement today via their Twitter account, EP Transfers. Former Bear Chris Brown also recently decided to … Continue reading

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“TJ Oshie” Days ‘Til Caps Hockey!

There are just 77 days remaining until the Caps bring the fire back to the ice. Here’s a video using Pitbull’s “Fireball” to help hold you over. Happy TJ Oshie Days until hockey from all of us here at NoVa … Continue reading

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Bears Sign Hubert Labrie

HERSHEY, PA – The Hershey Bears announced via press release today that they have re-signed defenseman Hubert Labrie to a one-year, AHL contract. 

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