ARLINGTON, Va. – 2014 Washington AHL Showcase tickets are now available for purchase at 202-397-SEAT, on WashingtonCaps.com and at all local Ticketmaster outlets, including Verizon Center box office, the Washington Capitals announced today. The AHL Showcase will feature the Capitals’ American Hockey League affiliate, the Hershey Bears as they face-off versus the Syracuse Crunch in regular-season AHL action on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at 5 p.m. at Verizon Center.
The game marks the second Hershey Bears appearance in Washington since 1979. The Bears recently completed their eighth season as Washington’s AHL affiliate and opened their 76th season against the Adirondack Phantoms on Oct. 5.
Hershey has qualified for the playoffs each of the last eight years and won the Calder Cup in back-to-back seasons as the champions of the AHL in 2009 and 2010 as well as in 2006. Hershey has reached the Calder Cup final in four of seven seasons it has been affiliated with Washington.
For more information on 2014 AHL Showcase contact 202-266-CAPS or visit WashingtonCaps.com.