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Wolf Pack Can't Hold Lead, Lose To Hershey 6-4

HERSHEY, Pa.— After riding an early lead to victory in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, the Hartford Wolf Pack let a two-goal advantage slip in Game 2 Friday night, allowing the Bears to even the series by winning 6-4.

The Bears let a one-goal lead fall to a two-goal deficit in the first period, but came out in the middle frame to put pressure on Hartford, with Tim Kennedy, Hershey's playoff points leader, leading the attack.

The center emerged three minutes into the second period after serving a two-minute high-sticking penalty and immediately delivered a hit on Chris Bourque in the Bears' defensive zone. Bourque was slow to get up as the play resumed at the...