The Hershey Bears is a professional ice hockey club based out of Hershey,Pennsylvaniathat competes in the American Hockey League. Founded in 1938, the Bears is the longest operating member of the AHL--playing its 5,000th regular season game in 2006. The team is one of the top affiliates of the NHL's Washington Capitals and several players who've spent time on the Bears have gone on to have illustrious careers playing in the NHL.
Wilkes-barre Scranton Penguins vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers
Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey PlazaDecember 27, 2014 7:05 PM
255 Highland Park Boulevard
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
The Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins is an American Hockey League team and the top minor
league affiliate to the Pittsburgh Penguins. Founded in 1999, the team
plays its home games at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and
is a member of the East Division in the Eastern Conference. Kris Letang, Marc-Andre Fleury and Ryan Whitney are just a few examples of successful
players who were groomed by Wilkes-Barre Scranton before joining the NHL.