Category Archives: Hershey Bears

Bears Sign Former Islanders Forward Matt Moulson To One-Year AHL Contract

Photo: Eyes On Isles The AHL’s Hershey Bears announced on Wednesday that they have signed forward Matt Moulson to a one-year AHL contract.

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Bears Sign Tariq Hammond To One-Year AHL Contract

Photo: SB Nation College Hockey Earlier this afternoon, the Hershey Bears announced the signing of 25-year-old defenseman Tariq Hammond. Hammond most recently played for the Binghamton Devils.

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Capitals Re-sign Colby Williams To One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Photo: Tori Hartman The Washington Capitals announced on Saturday afternoon that they have re-signed defenseman Colby Williams to a one-year, two-way contract. The deal carries a cap hit of $700,000 at the NHL level and $90,000 at the AHL level. … Continue reading

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Burgdoerfer, Hughes Signings Add Veteran Presence to Hershey Blue Line

Frank Jansky/Icon Sportswire, Via Associated Press With the loss of veteran defenseman Aaron Ness in free agency and the pending departure of Ryan Sproul, Tyler Lewington was left as the lone veteran presence on the Hershey Bears’ blueline. The Hershey … Continue reading

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Capitals Sign Philippe Maillet To Two-Year, Two-Way Contract

Photo: LA Kings Insider The Washington Capitals announced on Monday that they have signed AHL forward Philippe Maillet to a two-year, two-way contract. The contract carries a cap hit of $700,000 at the NHL level. Maillet, 26, became an unrestricted … Continue reading

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Capitals’ Development Camp Scrimmage Recap – Connor McMichael Scores, Adds Another In Shootout

Photo: @Capitals The Washington Capitals concluded their 2019 Devolpment Camp with a scrimmage, which the red-sweatered team beat the white-sweatered one in a shootout by a score of 3-2. Center Connor McMichael, the team’s first-round pick in the 2019 NHL … Continue reading

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Blueline Battle Brewing In Bears Town

Training camp is still a few months away, but the Hershey Bears already have a battle for ice time brewing on defense. The Bears have eight defensemen under contract who figure to start the season in the minors and that … Continue reading

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Draft Class Grades (Updated): Grading the Capitals’ Draft Picks in the Last 10 Years — Pre-2019 NHL Entry Draft Edition

Photo: Richard Wolowics/Getty Images North America Back in February, inspired by the “10-Year Challenge” that was popular on social media at the time, NoVa Caps assessed the draft picks of the Capitals for the last 10 years; i.e. from 2008 … Continue reading

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Top 20 Ranking Of Washington Capitals Prospects For 2019 (Pre-Draft and Development Camp)

The following represents NoVa Caps’ top 20 ranking of Washington Capitals prospects heading into this year’s draft and development camp at the end of June. We prepared this ranking annually to establish an analytical baseline for future follow-up analysis and … Continue reading

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Bears Sign Chris McCarthy To AHL Contract

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears announced on Friday that the club has signed forward Chris McCarthy to a one-year, American Hockey League contract for the 2019-20 season.

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