Tag Archives: Christian Thomas

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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Veteran and Waiver Status Will Play Role in 2017-2018 for Bears

HERSHEY, PA – Two seasons ago, the Hershey Bears had to scratch certain players due to veteran status. While the issue did not pose a problem last season for the Bears, it seems it will be one Troy Mann may … Continue reading

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Update – Hershey Bears Signings

Now that NHL Free Agency signings are winding down, the AHL signings are going to ramp up. Here’s a quick look at what the Bears, in conjunction with the Capitals, have done already and the work that is still ahead. … Continue reading

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Update – Caps Free Agents

Yesterday’s free agency frenzy did not answer all of the questions that remain for the Capitals and their affiliates for the 2017-2018 season. While some big names have sadly departed, there are others who have yet to sign with the … Continue reading

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Free Agency in 3…2…1…

Get ready for the insanity – free agency officially opens tomorrow, and while the Capitals and Bears have already made moves to shore up their restricted free agents, there are 11 others who are poised to test the waters of … Continue reading

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Leaving for Las Vegas?

According to Cap Friendly’s expansion draft tool, there are 886 players available to next month’s Las Vegas draft. Each team will lose one player in the draft. While teams have two options for protecting players in the draft and there … Continue reading

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This is NOT Another Hockey Eulogy, but Get the Tissues Ready for the Goodbyes

Charles Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was … Continue reading

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Vanecek Vital to Hershey’s Run

If the Hershey Bears are going to win an unprecedented 12th Calder Cup, they just might be doing so on the shoulders of the 2009-2010 Jack A. Butterfield Trophy winner and a rookie netminder, and that’s no cause for alarm … Continue reading

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Bruins Maul Bears 3-1 in Game 1

Understatement of the year – this is NOT the start Troy Mann and the Hershey Bears wanted in Game 1 of the second round of the 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs. With the 3-1 loss to Providence, Hershey has yet to … Continue reading

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Crisis Averted – Hershey Bears Round 1 Recap

For just the second time ever, the home team failed to win a game in the Calder Cup Playoffs, and that’s quite okay for the Hershey Bears as it means they knocked off #2 seed Lehigh Valley in the first … Continue reading

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