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Report: Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Recalled For Hershey Bears Training Camp

According to the Vasterviks team website, Washington Capitals forward prospect Axel Jonsson-Fjallby has been recalled to North America. The team’s website reported that Jonsson-Fjallby’s last game with Vasterviks IK was Friday night against MODO.

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The Latest Projected Roster For the Hershey Bears Is Riddled With Uncertainty

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers Just a few short months ago, the Hershey Bears looked like they were a lock to field a Calder Cup caliber roster for the 2020-21 season. The projected roster was deep with scoring power on offense … Continue reading

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A Question Of Depth: A Summary Of ECHL And AHL Affiliates Operating This Season

Photo: Bridgeport Sound Tigers Organizational depth will be paramount in the run for this year’s Stanley Cup. With the NHL set to embark on a shortened, but compressed 56-game schedule on January 13th, injuries and issues related to the COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Connor McMichael Could See Playing Time With Hershey Bears This Season

In a “normal” hockey season, NHL prospects playing in the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) are not eligible to play in the American Hockey League (AHL) if they are under the age of 20. The rule is aimed to prohibit a … Continue reading

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Bears Promote Brian Riedel To Head Athletic Trainer, Hire Shawn Fliszar As Assistant Athletic Trainer

The Hershey Bears announced on Thursday that the club has promoted Brian Riedel to head athletic trainer and hired Shawn Fliszar as assistant athletic trainer.

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AHL Approves Structural Framework For Season That Will Begin on February 5

The American Hockey League (AHL) announced on Wednesday that the league’s Board of Governors has approved the structural framework for an AHL season that will begin on February 5, 2021.

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Aliaksei Protas and Brett Leason: Former Linemates On Different Paths To The NHL

Photo: Prince Albert Raiders June 22, 2019 will be a day that former linemates Brett Leason and Aliaksei Protas remember for a lifetime, as both of the Prince Albert Raiders were drafted in successive  rounds of the 2019 NHL entry … Continue reading

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Capitals Loan Zach Fucale to South Carolina

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Thursday that they have loaned goaltender Zach Fucale to the South Carolina Stingrays of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL). 

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Beck Malenstyn Out 6-8 Months After Undergoing Achilles Tendon Surgery

The Washington Capitals announced on Saturday that Capitals forward prospect Beck Malenstyn will miss six-to-eight months after undergoing surgery to repair an Achilles tendon. He sustained the injury while training in Vancouver.

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Liam O’Brien Leaves Hershey Bears; Signs with Colorado Eagles

Liam O’Brien, who played in the Washington Capitals organization, primarily with the Hershey Bears, since the 2014-15 season, has signed a contract with the Colorado Eagles, the AHL affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche. O’Brien was an unrestricted free agent (G6) … Continue reading

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