Thursday, November 15, 2012

The Anthracite Triangle

Seems the "Phantoms" of the AHL, once of Philadelphia but currently of Glen Falls, NY, are going to return to the Keystone State in 2014.

It's roughly 75 miles from Hershey to Allentown, about 95 miles from Wilkes-Barre to Hershey, and about 65 miles from Allentown to Wilkes-Barre.

The Anthracite Triangle of the AHL (with Reading in the ECHL thrown in for us Caps fans)...

Pages on a Calendar

Dates shaded in green are those when the NHL and NHLPA met, or talked, or "touched base."*

* Source: "NHL Lockout Timeline" (USA Today)