Category Archives: Hershey Bears

Washington Capitals Sign Daniel Sprong

The Washington Capitals announced on Friday afternoon the signing of forward prospect Daniel Sprong to a two-year, one-way contract for $725,000 AAV.

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Hershey Bears Sign Forward Mason Morelli To AHL Contract

Photo: Stockton Heat The Hershey Bears announced Monday afternoon the signing of forward Mason Morelli, agreeing to terms on a one-year, American Hockey League contract. 

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Dates For 2020 NHL Draft And Free Agency Announced

The National Hockey League announced today the dates for the 2020 NHL Draft as well as the opening of free agency.

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Capitals Prospect Alexander Alexeyev Wants To “Prove I Can Play In The NHL” During Training Camp

Washington Capitals defensive prospect Alexander Alexeyev, the 31st overall pick in the 2018 NHL Draft, said on Wednesday that it was “pretty awesome, exciting” to get invited to camp and added that wants to compete for a roster spot and … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Prospects Connor McMichael, Daniel Sprong, Shane Gersich, Phillipe Mailet Join Team’s Informal Skates Ahead Of Phase Three

Photo: @Capitals Washington Capitals forward prospects Connor McMichael, Phillippe Mailet, Shane Gersich, and Daniel Sprong, all expected to be black aces for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, joined the team’s informal practice on Thursday.

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Hershey Bears Announce 2019-2020 Annual Awards

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The Hershey Bears were unable to hold their annual Player Awards Night previously scheduled for April due to the shutdown associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, this week the Bears announced the club’s 2019-20 Player … Continue reading

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AHL Announces ‘Return To Play’ Committee

The AHL has announced its “Return to Play” committee for the 2020-21 season. While the committee features plenty of NHL brass, it doesn’t not include representation from the Washington Capitals nor the Hershey Bears.

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Farm Family Ties: A Look at Hershey Bears Players with NHL Connections

Photos: Caroline O’Connor/Great Save Productions/Hershey Bears During the 2019-20 and other recent seasons, the Washington Capitals’ American Hockey League affiliate Hershey Bears have had several players on their roster with family members with NHL ties. In the second installment of … Continue reading

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Martin Fehervary: Annual Review and Forecast – 2019-2020

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Great Save Productions/Hershey Bears Next up in our annual prospect review and forecast series is Martin Fehervary, defenseman for the Hershey Bears. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our “Prospects” page right here.)

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Capitals Extend Affiliation Agreement with Hershey Bears

Photo: Caroline O’Connor/Great Save Productions/Hershey Bears ARLINGTON, Va. – The Washington Capitals and the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL) have extended their affiliation agreement through the 2023-24 season, Capitals senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan … Continue reading

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