Wolf Pack-Bears on NHL Network Radio

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League has announced that SiriusXM NHL Network Radio will air Game 5 of the AHL’s Eastern Conference semifinal series between the Hartford Wolf Pack and the Hershey Bears on Friday night.

The Wolf Pack hold a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series, bidding for their first trip to the conference finals since 2004. Friday’s game will be carried live on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio at 7 ET.

SiriusXM NHL Network Radio can be found on Sirius 211 and XM 218, providing more than 20 million subscribers in Canada and the United States with groundbreaking 24/7 hockey talk, news, expert opinion and exciting play-by-play. This marks the 10th consecutive season that AHL action is airing on SiriusXM NHL Network Radio, including the annual AHL All-Star Game, the Calder Cup Finals and other regular-season and playoff games.

In operation since 1936, the American Hockey League continues to serve as the top development league for the players, coaches, managers, executives and broadcasters of all 30 National Hockey League teams. More than 88 percent of NHL players are American Hockey League graduates, and for the 14th year in a row, more than 6 million fans have attended AHL games across North America in 2013-14. Through the years, the AHL has been home to more than 100 future members of the Hockey Hall of Fame.