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Bears to Face Pirates in Division Semifinal

April 17, 2016 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Hershey Bears News Release

HERSHEY, Pa. - The Hershey Bears Hockey Club, which clinched its second consecutive regular-season division title by virtue of their 4-2 victory over the Lehigh Valley Phantoms last night, will face the fourth-seeded Portland Pirates in the 2016 Atlantic Division Semifinals. The announcement was made in conjunction with the American Hockey League.

The Bears will host games three and (if necessary), four and five of the best-of-five opening round. The full schedule is as follows:

Game 1 - Fri., Apr. 22 - Hershey at Portland, 7:00

Game 2 - Sat., Apr. 23 - Hershey at Portland, 7:00

Game 3 - Thu., Apr. 28 - Portland at Hershey, 7:00

*Game 4 - Sat., Apr. 30 - Portland at Hershey, 7:00

*Game 5 - Sun., May 1 - Portland at Hershey, 5:00

*if necessary... All times Eastern

Tickets for all opening-round home games are available at the GIANT Center box office, by calling (717) 508-BEAR or online at

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