Tag Archives: Garrett Mitchell

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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Hershey Bears Scenes from the Season: Cellys

Is the summer heat getting to you and you’re longing for the chill of a hockey arena? Me too – that’s why I’m recapping some of my favorite shots from 2016-17 in a three-part series I’m entitling “Hershey Bears Scenes … 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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Video – Garrett Mitchell Pregame Mashup

As many of our loyal Bears fans and readers know, Garrett Mitchell was an absolute joy this season for the media members gathered at the Zamboni entrance for pregame warm-ups. From Star Wars to sports to the band, Mitchell charmed … 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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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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The Showdown of the Bears – Round 2 Preview of Hershey/Providence

It’s safe to say there will be a bear in the Eastern Conference Finals. What’s unclear is if it will be the Hershey Bears (#3 seed) or the Providence Bruins (#4 seed). The series gets underway Saturday at Giant Center.

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