Tag Archives: Bryan Helmer

Doing Business in Chocolatetown – A Look At the Philosophical Change to the Hershey Bears

Photo: Jeremy Long/Lebanon Daily News  For the longest time the Capitals and their American Hockey League affiliate Hershey Bears were arguably the most successful parent and farm club duo in all of hockey, as years of stockpiling high draft picks … Continue reading

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Before Tom Wilson, There Was Dale Hunter

Photo: NHL via Getty Images A rough and tumble forward beloved by his teammates and fans alike? Check.  A player who knows all too well the fine line between playing hard and playing dirty? Affirmative.  A Canadian-born tough guy familiar … Continue reading

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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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Speedy Gazley Returns to Hershey

HERSHEY, PA – Dustin Gazley has re-signed with the Hershey Bears the organization announced via press release.

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Thanks for the Memories, Stan Galiev

It has been reported that Stanislav Galiev, Washington’s 3rd round pick (#86 overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft is leaving for the KHL with the hopes of playing for Team Russia in the upcoming Olympics.

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RECAP: Laughlin Gets Last Laugh (and Goal) in Alumni Game

One of the most anticipated events of Washington Capitals Fan Fest 2017 was the Alumni Game which took place Tuesday evening. Caps alumni were divided into two teams: Red and White. They played three 15-minute periods with 10-minute intermissions between.

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Bears Re-sign Chris Bourque

HERSHEY, PA – We were told NOT to expect it, but in the words of the famous reality TV show, Survivor, “Expect the Unexpected” – Hershey has re-signed Chris Bourque to a one-year AHL deal with the Bears that allows … Continue reading

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Meet the Prospects – Defenseman Tyler Lewington (Interview)

Photo: Tori Hartman Off the ice, he reminds you of a shyer version of Nate Schmidt. On the ice, he wears Schmidt’s old Hershey number, but he’s far from shy, especially when it comes to sticking up for his teammates. 

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Know Your Prospects – Update on Stan Galiev (Interview)

This week’s prospect is no stranger to Caps fans. Many are wondering how the talented winger is adjusting to being sent back to the AHL, but as Stan and VP of Hockey Operations Bryan Helmer told me, everything is just … Continue reading

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