Former Fighting Sioux forward Brock Nelson has had an incredible World Championships for team USA. Nelson leads team USA in goals and has scored (5g-2a—7pts) and if my math is correct is tied for third on the team in points. The team USA roster is loaded with good, young talent and looks like an former NCAA All-Star reunion tour.
USA faced off against Finland in the 2014 IIHF World Championships when this bizarre goal was scored. The puck was dumped in by Seth Jones and Pekka Rinne left his net to play it. The puck took a funny bounce off the stanchion in the corner and Brock Nelson found him in front of a […]
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Brock Nelson scored with 3:44 left in regulation to force overtime and then netted the decisive shootout goal to lift the New York Islanders to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres in a season-ending matchup of non-playoff teams on Sunday night.
I have been following the Islanders on Twitter during the preseason, and Brock Nelson has had a pretty solid preseason. It would appear that Nelson has a shot at making the Islanders. In five games with the Islanders during training camp Nelson has scored (1g-3a—4pts). It would also appear that Brock has improved on his post-game interviews. I remember him being one of the toughest...
Corey Pronman a writer that has a NHL prospects page did a review on Former Fighting Sioux forward Brock Nelson and current Fighting Sioux forward Danny Kristo. Here is what Pronman had to say about Brock Nelson.
3. Brock Nelson, Center
2010-11 Ranking: Unranked
Date of birth: 10/15/1991
The leading scorer for the University of North Dakota hockey team is turning pro.
Sophomore Brock Nelson, 20, has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the NHL's New York Islanders and will forgo his final two years of college eligibility. Terms were not disclosed by the team. He will start his pro career in the minors.
The 6-foot-4, 192-pound forward was a first-round...
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April 04, 2012
New York Islanders prospect Brock Nelson is making significant strides during his sophomore season at the University of North Dakota. The Islanders’ first-round selection (30th overall) in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and is ranked third in NC...
The Minnesota Gophers men's hockey team had been at the top of the WCHA standings all season until Friday night in Grand Forks. Warroad native Brock Nelson scored a goal late in the final period to give North Dakota an entertaining victory over Minnesota, 2-1.Meanwhile, about 500 miles away in Omaha, Neb., the hottest team in the WCHA was winning again. Minnesota-Duluth turned...
Image via WikipediaGRAND FORKS, N.D. – Outstanding performances by Brock Nelson and Brendan O’Donnell in a sweep at Alaska Anchorage have netted the North Dakota forwards Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) weekly honors, announced today by the conference office.
Nelson was named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week, while O’Donnell garnered WCHA Rookie of the Week...