Head Coach Drake Berehowsky joins Hockey Now after the Solar Bears 2-1 loss to the Greenville Swamp Rabbits in their first game of the New Year! Coach Berehowsky shares his thoughts on the slow start to the Calendar Year, and comments on the AHL players who have played in the Bears uniform from both Syracuse and San Jose. Also, Drake gives Solar Bears fans a glimpse into what to look for from their newest assignee from Syracuse, Olivier Archambault.
Martin Ouellette, goaltender with the Orlando Solar Bears, returns to the team after being called up to Syracuse and gets his 100th pro win! Marty joins Bryan and Bacon to talk about reaching career milestones, his reasoning to opt for playing College Hockey over Juniors in Canada, and he also shares some insight into his last season in Florida, one where he played in Game 7 of the Kelly Cup Finals.
Orlando Solar Bears Head Coach Drake Berehowsky joins Bryan and Bacon to discuss the naming of Mike Monfredo as team Captain and the effect Brady Shaw and Curt Gogol have on the team. Berehowsky also comments on the amount of penalty minutes the team has, and welcoming of the contributions of the assigned players from Syracuse both on and off the ice. The Coach also shares his thoughts on the NHL’s expansion into Seattle.
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Orlando Solar Bears goaltender Corbin Boes talks about his young Pro Hockey career, and whether playing against former teammates offers an advantage to either player. The Bolts have 2 scorers in the Top 10 in the NHL points stats, and Bacon called it! Braydon Point and Nikita Kucherov lead the way for the Lightning, while the team plays goalie shuffle with their supporting cast as they await the return of Andrei Vasilevskiy. The Buffalo Sabres are incredibly good right now. Bryan loves it, Bacon…does not.
Orlando Solar Bears goaltender Corbin Boes joins Bryan and Bacon to talk about his young Pro Hockey career, his journey through Canadian Junior Hockey and his time at University in Canada. Boes shares thoughts on his relationship with Head Coach Drake Berehowsky, whom he played for in Lethbridge in Juniors, and whether playing against former teammates offers an advantage to either player! Solar Bears transactions and the upcoming schedule too!
Orlando Solar Bears Head Coach Drake Berehowsky joins the show once again as the team prepares to travel home from their road trip to the New England area! We cover the good, the bad and the ugly of the teams’ trip, and give outlook to the coming week as the Solar Bears return home to Amway for a trio of games. Berehowsky shares what to expect from new Solar Bears assignment Jonne Tammela and what to expect from the team in the coming weeks.
Orlando Solar Bears Head Coach Drake Berehowsky joins the show as the Bears head out on a road trip. We focus in on Troy Bourke, who had a big “School Day Game”, and also comments on Hunter Fejes and his most recent opportunity to jump to the AHL. Bryan and Bacon ask Berehowsky about coaches “shelf life”, in light of the recent Joel Quenneville firing. We’ll recap the “School Day Game” and the rest of the Solar Bears World.
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The Tampa Bay Lightning are continuing their success early in the 2018-19 season. They locked down another youngster, but there is still business to be done! Are Bryan and Bacon satisfied with the recent surge of production by Steven Stamkos after a slow start? Mathieu Joseph learns a tough early-career lesson from Milan Lucic.
7 Ottawa Senators players took an Uber ride in Arizona and held nothing back! We play clips from the now infamous YouTube video where the team gets a little too honest. Then, Bryan and Bacon remember the tenure of Joel Quenneville as Chicago Blackhawks Head Coach, along with comments from his former players. The segment ends with a seemingly excited position from a New York Rangers fan after their recent success. “Seemingly”. IS Bryan excited about the Blueshirts?
Orlando Solar Bears leading scorer Hunter Fejes joins the show to talk about the teams recent 2 game home/home sweep of the Florida Everblades and the solidifying of the defensive play of the team. Also, Fejes give an insight to the differences between the AHL and ECHL game. Then we focus on Hunter’s time at the “Harvard for Hockey”, Shattuck St. Mary’s in Minnesota, what the experience there did for his game, and the ongoing impact it has on his life and career.
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