P Bruins Fall at Hershey


On the
Road Friday at Norfolk



Hershey, PA –
Providence Bruins fell to the Hershey Bears 4-3 Wednesday evening at
the Giant Center.  The P-Bruins got their
goals from David Warsofsky, Tyler
and Josh Hennessy.  The P-Bruins are back at the Dunkin' Donuts Center Friday, December 2 for BankRI Rally Towel Night at 7:05 p.m. against the Connecticut Whale.


The Bears took a 1-0
lead 18 seconds into the opening period. 
Chris Bourque tallied his
tenth goal of the season, while Keith
and Boyd Kane recorded
the assists.  Providence tied the game at
one at the 8:27 mark.  Warsofsky caused a
turnover in the neutral zone and skated down the right boards.  He took a shot and the puck went off the pads
of Bears net minder Dany Sabourin
and trickled into the net for his first goal of the season.  Hershey retook the lead at the 12:59
mark.  Brett Flemming netted his second goal
of the season, while Jacob
and Ryan Potulny
picked up the assists.  The Bears led 2-1
going into the first intermission. 


Hershey made it 3-1
at the 17:35 mark of the second period, while on the power play.  Patrick McNeill scored his first goal
of the season, with Graham Mink and
Aucoin getting the assists.  Providence
pulled within a goal at the 18:07 mark. 
Calle Ridderwall held the
puck halfway up the left boards and fed it to Craig Cunningham in the corner.  He found Randell in the low slot, who scored
his second goal of the season.  The Bears
led 3-2 going into the second intermission. 


The Bears grabbed a
4-2 lead 34 seconds into the third period. 
Kane tallied his seventh goal of the season, while Aucoin and Bourque had
the assists.  The P-Bruins once again
pulled within a goal.  At the 6:59 mark,
while on the power play, Hennessy dug the puck out of a pile of players along
the boards and skated towards the crease. 
He fired the puck into the back of the net from the right faceoff circle
for his fifth goal of the season.  The
Bears held on for the 4-3 victory. 


Anton Khudobin
stopped 26 of 30
shots for the P-Bruins, while Sabourin made 24 saves for the Bears.  The P-Bruins were 1-for-6 on the power play
and 2-for-3 on the penalty kill. 


P-Bruins continue their three game road trip Friday at the Norfolk Scope against
the Norfolk Admirals at 7:30 p.m.
and wrap up road trip in Norfolk on Saturday at 7:15 p.m.  The P-Bruins return to The Dunk Friday, December 2 for BankRI Rally Towel Night at 7:05 p.m. against the Whale.  Information on P-Bruins Special Ticket Offers
for the 2011-12 season can be obtained by calling the team ticket office at
or by logging onto the team website at www.providencebruins.com.