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  • For Scott Allen, Off-Season’s Been a Hair-Raising Experience (1/12/2021) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Hershey assistant coach Scott Allen finished last year, his initial season with the Bears, with a total of 62 games behind the benchm before the American Hockey League ended its season in mid-March, due to the COVID-19 virus. His second season will be an even shorter one for the same reason. That’s […]
  • Bruce Boudreau’s Bringing Junior Hockey to Hershey (1/12/2021) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT There’s a new hockey team headed to Chocolatetown, thanks to former Hershey Bears coach Bruce “Gabby” Boudreau and his wife Crystal, since they have purchased a junior hockey team in the United States Premier Hockey League’s Premier Division. The league is shooting for a regular season consisting of a 44-game schedule, starting […]
  • AHL Could Start Season As Early as February 5th (12/28/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT The National Hockey League’s planned start-up date has been set for January 13th, but the league still has a lot of work to do and its focus is not on the AHL just yet. But the NHL is going through a number of different scenarios that could allow the AHL to prepare […]
  • Garrett Mitchell’s Contemplating His Next Hockey Step (12/2/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Garrett Mitchell, a Hershey Bears’ fan favorite during his seven seasons in Chocolatetown (2011-18), came back to this area this past season playing for the Reading Royals in the ECHL, after spending the 2018-19 campaign in Slovakia.   Playing for an AHL team for that many consecutive years is quite rare these […]
  • When Brian Boucher was in Goal, the Puck Stopped Here (11/24/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Brian Boucher played 13 seasons in the NHL, retiring in 2013 to become a color commentator and studio analyst for the Philadelphia Flyers‘ regional telecasts on NBC Sports Philadelphia, with host Al Morganti. Boucher also worked on some of the team’s regional television broadcasts on NBC Sports Philadelphia. In recent years, he has become the number-one analyst […]
  • Devo’s Dealing With COVID-19 Best He Can (11/16/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Paul Devorski, a retired NHL referee, recently returned home from his ‘all expenses paid Canadian vacation”, one that lasted from July 20 to September 3. He hasn’t done anything since then. Actually, that isn’t exactly true, since in early October he moved to Hershey. ‘Devo’, as everyone calls Devorski, was working as […]
  • Dave Mishkin Knows Cup Winners When He Sees Them (10/26/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Hershey hockey fans are well aware of how excited former Bears’ broadcaster Dave Mishkin could get when the Bears scored a critical goal, during his eight-year stay in Chocolate Town that ended in 2002. That’s when he advanced to the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning where he has teamed up with NHL 1984 […]
  • Bryan Helmer Answers Question Everybody’s Asking (9/17/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Every day Bryan Helmer, Vice President of Hershey Hockey Operations, leaves his house, he can expect to be approached by any number of fans who question him about the latest news for the coming AHL season. He probably should have a taped response to play, but instead the personable Helmer answers the […]
  • Spencer Carberry Peers Into His Crystal Ball (9/3/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT When the American Hockey League ended its 2019-2020 season in mid-March, the Hershey Bears had 14 games remaining on the schedule and coach Spencer Carberry was just three wins shy of reaching the 40-win plateau for a second consecutive season. Reaching that number will be a herculean task the way things are […]
  • Bob Goodman Answers the Call by Making the Call (7/8/2020) by Don Scott - BY DON SCOTT Hershey native Bob Goodman did his residency at Hershey Medical Center and is now an anesthesiologist at Harrisburg Hospital. That would be his day job, but for the last three decades he has also been an American Hockey League linesman. Goodman’s pre-linesman career started when he played for the Hershey Jr. Bears […]