Those are rivalries that run deep. All the way to the AHL. In the midst of a blowout win for Hershey, Lehigh Valley scored. They tweeted out the goal. Flyers affiliates Carey nets one on the power play with exactly 8 minutes remaining in the third period.
Prior to the game, Hershey decided to start some trouble again. The Penguins, meanwhile, have reached the finals three times, but are and have no Calder Cups to their name. Sometimes, the truth hurts! At the end of the first period, Hershey trailed and decided to throw more shade in their rival's direction.
We're currently anticipating that banner should be raised from their rafters by sometime next week HBH DefendTheDen pic.
As funny as all of this was, it unfortunately backfired for Hershey as Flyers affiliates fell to the Penguins When the score wasthe Bears tried to get WBS to take their foot off the gas with one last tweet to their "Flyers affiliates." Okay, we angered you guys. We get it, WBSPenguins pic. They are taught about this rivalry even in the minors.
On November 16,the Washington Capitals were handed a brutal loss in Denver at the hands of the Colorado Avalanche.
That moment would be the low point of the season.
A year to the day, the Caps returned to Denver. Coming off a loss Wednesday in Winnipeg, Washington found out Flyers affiliates on Friday that the team would be without both T.
Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov who had suffered injuries "Flyers affiliates" the Jets. In net, Braden Holtby was out as well meaning the Caps would have to turn to backup goalie Pheonix Copley for his third start in as many games. Backing him up would be Ilya Samsonov, a highly touted prospect but a player without a single minute of NHL experience.