Category Archives: Hershey Bears

Series Preview: AHL’s Top Team Charlotte Awaits Hershey in 2nd Round

Photo: Tori Hartman Rookie Brian Pinho sent the Hershey Bears into the second round of the Calder Cup playoffs with his overtime goal in game five against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. Their reward is a meeting with the top team … Continue reading

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Hershey’s Two-Headed Monster: Ilya Samsonov and Vitek Vanecek Backstop Bears Return To Winning Ways

Photos: Tori Hartman Most hockey teams have a clear-cut number one goalie designated for the playoffs. The Hershey Bears are different. They have two bona fide number one goalies in Ilya Samsonov and Vitek Vanecek, and rather than choose one, … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears: A Prelude To A Postseason Run

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers It was only a year away from the playoffs, but in “Bear years”, that’s equivalent (seemingly) to two decades, and one year too many. Spoiled? No. High standards? No doubt. It’s taken 81 years to set … Continue reading

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Bears Beat Sound Tigers 3-2 In Overtime; Advance To Face Charlotte In Round 2 Of Calder Cup Playoffs

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The Hershey Bears beat the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3-2 (OT) Saturday night at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Connecticut. The win gives the Bears a 3-2 series win over Bridgeport in the first round of … Continue reading

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Hershey Bears Drop Game 4 to Bridgeport Sound Tigers in OT (Photos)

HERSHEY, PA — Facing elimination from the Calder Cup Playoffs, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers forced overtime and eventually won the game pushing the series to a Game 5 decision. Ryan Sproul and Jayson Megna scored in the 3-2 overtime loss. … Continue reading

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Sound Tigers Beat Bears 3-2 In Overtime; Force Game 5 On Saturday

Photo: Tori Hartman The Hershey Bears fell to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3-2 in overtime Tuesday night at the Giant Center in Hershey. The Sound Tigers win forces a decisive game 5 in Bridgeport on Saturday.

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Hershey Bears Win Game 3 Against Bridgeport Sound Tigers (Photos)

HERSHEY, PA — The Hershey Bears are one win away from moving on to the division finals. In the best-of-five series against Bridgeport, Hershey now leads 2-1 with Game 4 scheduled for Thursday at the Giant Center.

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Bears Beat Sound Tigers 2-1; Take 2-1 Lead In Best-Of-Five Series

Photo: JustSports/Hershey Bears The Hershey Bears beat the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 2-1 Tuesday night at the Giant Center in Hershey. The win gives the Bears a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five series. Game 4 is set for Thursday at Giant … Continue reading

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The Bears Silence Sound Tigers 2-0; Tie Series 1-1

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The Hershey Bears shut out the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 2-0 Saturday night at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, tying the series at one game apiece. Game 3 of the best-of-five series is set for Tuesday at Giant Center … Continue reading

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Bears Fall To Sound Tigers 3-2 In Double Overtime; Ilya Samsonov Shines In Goal

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The Hershey Bears fell to the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 3-2 (2OT) in Game 1 of their best-of-five first-round series, Friday night at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. Game 2 is set for Saturday night in … Continue reading

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