Hershey Bears, abc27 Announce Four Televised Games

On February 26, 2014, in News, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

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Four more Hershey Bears games will be televised this season on abc27.2 RTV in Harrisburg. The games will all be road telecasts and key games in the Bears playoff drive. The announcement of the remaining telecasts was made this afternoon.

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On a cold January day, three Hershey Bears walked into Hershey’s Chocolate World for an experience they will never forget. Chay Genoway, Nate Schmidt, and Patrick Wellar enjoyed a day of chocolate, chocolate, and hairnets. The three defensemen rode the world famous Great American Chocolate Tour Ride before creating their own Hershey’s chocolate bar. Luckily, there were cameras to capture the moments of hilarity.

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Throwback Thursday: Hersheypark Arena’s Final Game

On December 26, 2013, in Throwback, Video, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

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Thanks to our friends at abc27, we have a very special video to share with you this Thursday. A group of award winning photographers at abc27 followed the final game at Hersheypark Arena from when the doors opened to the last fan leaving for the last time. This is a rare view of the Arena which many have seen, but not many have captured in this form. The video only lasts 202 seconds, but the memories from that night will last a life time.

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abc27 and Hershey Bears Announce Two TV Games, Five to Come

On December 3, 2013, in News, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

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The Hershey Bears are back on tv this season. abc27 will televise seven Bears games this season. The announcement was made Tuesday afternoon. The first telecast will be next week, Wednesday December 11th at 7:00pm from Binghamton. The second announced telecast will be Friday January 24th at 7:00pm from Syracuse. It will be the first telecast of a game from Syracuse in the long history of Bears broadcasts on abc27. Five more telecasts will be announced in the coming weeks.

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SHOE VIEW 2: Hershey Bears Viewing Party Recap

On March 9, 2013, in Charity, Party, Photos, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

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Our Tim Stough presents Danick Paquette with a surfboard at SHOE View 2

Two weeks ago tonight, we held our second ever Hershey Bears viewing party over at the Warwick Hotel in Hummelstown. We had some very special silent auction and raffle items and a special guest!

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Hershey Bears and abc27 Announce Five Televised Games

On December 28, 2012, in News, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

The Hershey Bears are back on TV with five regular season games on abc27. The Bears announced today the schedule of the games on abc27.2 RTV. Four road games and one home game make up abc27′s schedule. The voice of the Bears, Scott Stuccio, will be joined by abc27 sports director, Gregg Mace, to call the action.

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WHTM-TV to Televise Bears-Admirals Game from DC

On November 30, 2012, in News, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

This afternoon, the Hershey Bears and abc27 sports announced the broadcast of the Washington AHL Showcase at Verizon Center. The December 6th game between the Hershey Bears and Norfolk Admirals will be broadcasted live on abc27′s digital channel, 27.2.

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Hershey Bears Viewing Party Recap

On April 2, 2012, in Charity, News, Party, by Kyle Mace

This past Wednesday night was a special one for Sweetest Hockey as it was our first ever Hershey Bears viewing party! This was all in conjunction with the Hershey Bears Wives, Hershey Bears Booster Club, abc27, The Old Barn Hockey Show, and Fire Alley with the proceeds from a raffle going to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania.

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Hershey Bears Viewing Party

On March 7, 2012, in Charity, News, Party, by Sweetest Hockey on Earth

UPDATE: We are less then 24 hours away from the party. Please read our update!!

After months of planing, Sweetest Hockey on Earth is proud to announce the first ever “Hershey Bears Viewing Party” on Wednesday March 28, 2012!!! In conjunction with the Hershey Bears Wives, Hershey Bears Booster Club, abc27, and The Old Barn Hockey Show, we will be holding a viewing party benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania at Fire Alley starting a 6:30pm that night.

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Photos: Behind the Scenes of abc27′s Game Broadcast

On December 6, 2011, in Photos, by Kathryn Hedrick

The production crew holds a meeting before Sunday’s game against the Sound Tigers.

This past Sunday, the Bears aired the first of six road games, thanks to abc27. Many fans were vocal about their excitement to see their team on the road and it all kicked off a great win against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The next game that will be aired is the January 14th showdown against the Binghamton Senators.

After the jump, get a glimpse of what it’s like behind the scenes of one of the television game productions and see how much work goes into one broadcast.

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