Chocolate Fix 2/23/2011

On February 23, 2011, in Chocolate Fix, by Brian Mills

Sorry, but this was just too funny not to include again. Photo by Brian Mills

The Bears are still dealing with the injury bug and a busy few weeks.  We are also coming up on the trade deadline, so conversation will pick up this week.  Until then, here is what has been happening.

Old Barn Hockey Show [OBHS]
- Part 1: JW is back with Frank, and they talk about the Bears, the playoff push, injuries and Sheldon Souray.
- Part 2: NHL, the trade deadline and physical hockey.
- Part 3: Bob Hartley talks about his time in Hershey, current NHL happenings and his hockey camp in York, PA.

Derek Meluzio talks to Jared DeMichiel about his first win and Valentine’s Day. [PennLive]

Tim Leone caught up with Josh Godfrey and asked about his most recent call up to Hershey. [PennLive]

Want to know more about the behind the scenes audio and video production? Aaron Henry tells us about it. [PennLive]

Former Bear, Bryan Helmer, played in his 1000th AHL game recently. Congratulations, Bryan!! [NHL.com]

In case you missed it, Sheldon Souray was place on re-entry waivers. He went unclaimed, so we have him for a little while longer. [Montreal Gazzette, TSN, Winnipeg Sun, Edmonton Journal]

Also in the minor news that you may not have seen department… Dmitri Orlov arrives in Hershey. [RMNB]

Orlov signed a PTO contract with Hershey, but is not on the trip to Toronto. [PennLive]

Don Scott has a nice piece on Ray Allison and his time with Hershey. [LDN]

Andrew Joudrey is cleared to return to the lineup, Fahey practiced and should be on the trip to Toronto. [PennLive]

GM over at the Hershey Bears Hockey blog has the current state of the Bears. [HBH Blog]