Stingrays, Capitals Extend Affiliation

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The South Carolina Stingrays and the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League announced they have extended their affiliation which began in 2004-05.

The Stingrays will continue to be the ECHL affiliate of the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League.

“Our relationship with the Stingrays has been outstanding and mutually beneficial,” said Capitals vice president and general manager George McPhee. “We are happy to have extended the agreement and look forward to continuing to work with the Stingrays in the future.”

Team Press Release