Category Archives: Hershey Bears

Capitals Announce First Round of Roster Cuts

The Washington Capitals made their first round of cuts today. Coach Barry Trotz announced that Damian Riat (Geneve-Servette), Dmitri Zaitsev (Moose Jaw), Tanner Jeannot (Moose Jaw), Brendan Semchuck (Vancouver Giants), Garrett Pilon (Hershey), Beck Malenstyn (Calgary Hitmen), Jimmy DeVito, Robbie Baillargeon, … Continue reading

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Projecting the Caps’ Opening Night Lineup through Week 1 of Training Camp

So far the Capitals have played two preseason games, and pundits are already putting together potential lineups for Opening Night on October 5 in Ottawa. In this piece, NoVa Caps’ contributor Harrison Brown takes a look at what the Capitals … Continue reading

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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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Washington Capitals Evening News Links – Tuesday, 9/12/2017

Daniel Winnik’s new home, T.J. Oshie preview, today’s practice report from Kettler, saying goodbye to “Smitty” and more in this evenings Washington Capitals links: 

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Stanley Cup Odds Have Changed in Past Few Weeks, Capitals Still one of Stanley Cup favorites

Photo: Patrick Smith/Getty Images The Caps have been among the favorites to win the Stanley Cup over the last few years, but the Bovada Sports Book in Las Vegas, Nevada, recently downgraded the team’s chances to win it all this … Continue reading

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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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Hershey Bears Sign Tommy Hughes

Hershey, Pa. – Today, the Hershey Bears announced the signing of defensemen Tommy Hughes to a one-year AHL contract. 

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Hershey Bears Scenes from the Season: Favorites (Photos)

We’re in the home stretch! It’s about one month until camp starts and the boys return to their hockey homes. With that being said, it’s time for the final post in the “Scenes from the Season” series! This last part … Continue reading

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Video Evaluation Of Hershey Bears Players And How They Fit With The Capitals – Part 3: The Forwards

Photos: Tori Hartman The Washington Capitals have had a lot of turnover since the end of last season. Marcus Johansson, Justin Williams, Daniel Winnik, Karl Alzner, and Nate Schmidt are all gone. Though it may be sad to see some of them go, it’s an exciting … 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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