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AHL Announces New Start Date of February 5th

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers The American Hockey League (AHL) announced Wednesday afternoon that the new start date for the 2020-21 season in now February 5.

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Current Status of Hockey League Schedules Due To The COVID-19 Pandemic

Photo: Vasterviks IK The NHL has tentatively planned to start the 2020-21 season on January 1, 2021 and play a full 82-game season. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused schedule adjustments to all hockey leagues around the world, including the … Continue reading

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Report: “No Answer” On Whether NHL Players’ Salaries Will Be Prorated

Photo: Sporting News According to TSN’s “Insider Trading”, the joint committee consisting of NHL and NHLPA personnel designated to make plans for the 2020-21 season has not yet met because the league is still gathering information from each of the … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Governor Approves New Guidelines For Attendance At Indoor Events

Inch by inch the sporting world is slowly starting to see fans return to the stands. Pennsylvania officials got their first update in months on Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf altered limits on gatherings that had previously restricted indoor facilities … Continue reading

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Carolina Hurricanes Announce Agreement With Chicago Wolves, End Affiliation With Charlotte Checkers

The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Thursday that they have signed a three-year affiliation agreement with the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League. The agreement ends the Canes’ affiliation with the Charlotte Checkers, the 2019 Calder Cup champions, that began … Continue reading

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AHL Arena In Palm Springs Remains In Limbo

Renderings: Oak View Group American Hockey League (AHL) President and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews announced on September 30, 2019  that the AHL Board of Governors had awarded an expansion franchise to NHL Seattle and the Oak View Group. The announcement … 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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A Look at Potential Taxi Squad Roster Scenarios For The Capitals

With the AHL likely to announce the cancellation of the remainder of the 2019-2020 season following their upcoming league-wide conference call on May 8th, one of the many questions remaining will be what will NHL teams be allowed to do … Continue reading

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Replica Chocolate-Covered Hershey Bears Jerseys Are Now Available While Supplies Last

Photo: @TheHersheyBears By popular demand, replica chocolate-covered jerseys are now available for purchase while supplies last, the AHL’s Hershey Bears announced Friday morning.

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