Tag Archives: Christian Thomas

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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Bears Bounce Phantoms, Advance in 2017 Calder Cup Playoffs

After taking both games 1 and 2 on the Phantoms’ ice, the Bears were unable to close the series out at home as Lehigh Valley forced a Game 5 at PPL Center Sunday. Hoping to avoid a repeat of 2013 … Continue reading

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Bears Roar into Playoffs with 2 Big Wins in Final Week of Regular Season

Turns out the Hershey Bears did not need to win out in order to make the playoffs. After 25 weeks, the Bears only needed one win in the final two to secure their spot, but won both games, earning the … Continue reading

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Bears Roar into Playoffs with Win over Providence, Earn 3rd Seed

A night after scoring a goal and adding an assist, Jakub Vrana tallied his 19th of the season on the power play to make it 1-0 Hershey. The Bears dispatched of Providence, 3-0, and earned the 3 seed in the Atlantic … Continue reading

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Ice Caps Poke Hole in Hershey’s Streak but Bears Bounce Back

It was not a typical three-in-three week for the Hershey Bears, but with points in two of three games this week and a bit of help, the Bears find themselves inching closer to a playoff berth in the hotly contested … Continue reading

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Bears Magnificent March Continues with Victory over Binghamton

It’s been an incredible stretch for the Hershey Bears since the return of Pheonix Copley. The Bears entered Wednesday night’s game with Binghamton riding a five-game winning streak that has catapulted the club into third place in the Atlantic Division … Continue reading

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