Chocolate Fix 7/6/2011

On July 6, 2011, in Chocolate Fix, by Brian Mills


Photo by Kyle Mace

Hmmmmm what do I have to share with you this week. I seem to recall there was something going on. Oh yeah… free agency!!! If you didn’t see Kyle’s recap of what happened with Hershey’s free agents, you should go take a look!

Tim Leone of the Patriot News had a bunch of posts about the comings and goings of players.

Hershey Bears Hockey Blog lends their take on free agency. [Day 1, Day 2, Day 3]

Dinger Family Zoo recaps the first couple days of free agency. [DFZ]

Also in the Patriot News Derek Meluzio take a look back at Semyon Varlamov now that he is no longer in the organization. [Pennlive]

Tyler Sloan’s contract was bought out by the Caps. [TSN]

Former Bear Kyle Wilson might be playing in the Verizon Center… as a Predator. [Predators]

And in non-draft day / free agent news…

Current Cap and former Bear Jeff Schultz took part in Independence Day celebrations in our Nation’s Capital. [RMNB]

A look at how Washington’s development camp helps Hershey. [PennLive, PennLive]

The AHL Board of Governors is meeting this week.  So far, we have new divisions and a new playoff format. [AHL]

And the realignment is a good thing for the Bears. [WashTimes]