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Small Crowd plagues first game of the B1G

RIP Final Five RT @ChrisDilks: Here's another X crowd shot for y'all. pic.twitter.com/KIzuebcQnr— Schlossman (@SchlossmanGF) March 20, 2014Here's a picture of the stands Xcel Energy Center from game one of the Big Ten Hockey Tourney. I wonder what the crowd size will be for the second game tonight between OSU and MSU? I would think that Minnesota Golden Gopher fans will attend...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Frozen Faceoff Match-Ups (by Donn)

We have arrived at the final weekend of the inaugural NCHC games.  SCSU was the first winner of the first ever Penrose Cup, and then became the first ever 1stseed to lose to the 8th seed in the first round of the playoffs.  This could be a blessing for the Huskies; it will give them a week off to rest up for the NCAA tournament, and refocus their efforts.NCHC Frozen FaceoffMiami...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

He, he, he... UND and UMN humor...

“@guckthefophers: Holy Cross 4. UMTC 3. #neverforget pic.twitter.com/EnkrbrRhsx” even better is it happened at the Ralph.— zach hawkins (@SiouxHockey33) March 20, 2014I love this license plate...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild: Jason Zucker done for the season

It's been a tough season for the former DU Pioneer forward Jason Zucker and his season with the Minnesota Wild is probably over after having knee surgery. Michael Russo, Star Tribune --- Zucker probably out for year. Winger Jason Zucker is likely out for the season, General Manager Chuck Fletcher said. He will likely need additional knee surgery after aggravating his injury while...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

ISS Draft Rankings: Top 30 prospects for the 2014

Three college hockey prospects in the Top-30 ISS Draft Rankings for forwards and defensemen. .@ISSHockey ranks the Top 30 prospects for the 2014 #NHLDraft - http://t.co/oFcfpt2Nn8— Hockey's Future (@HockeysFuture) March 17, 2014Related articlesNHL Draft War Room: Nick Schmaltz (thehockeywriters.com)
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Captain Scores a lot - Mikko Koivu

Mikko Koivu with the puck that he used to become the new #mnwild all-time leading scorer! pic.twitter.com/cbjjk8WIRx— Minnesota Wild (@mnwild) March 19, 2014Congrats to the Wild Captain for becoming the All-Time leading scorer for the Minnesota Wild
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Clayton Stoner's first goal of the year - GIF

s/t to cjzero... Who would have thought that Minnesota Wild defenseman Clayton Stoner has moves like this? That's his first goal of the year.
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Your Hobey Baker Memorial Award Winner, There's Probably no Question

Again, another great free image from Getty Images. From my post that I wrote at the Hockey Wilderness today.  This should put a lot of things into context for you. The Big Red line of left wing David Hukalo (15g-24a—39pts), center Steve Reinprecht (26g-40a—66pts) and right wing Dany Heatley (28g-28a—56pts) lite up the college hockey world.  Just or comparison sake, the...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarome Iginla Knuckle Puck - GIF

Boston Bruins forward Jarome Iginla scores a knuckle puck goal against Minnesota Wild goalie That was goal 553 of Iggy's career. Darcy Kuemper had no chance on that goal.
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

NCHC Frozen Faceoff tickets on sale today to Champions Club, general public

(Official UND Release)GRAND FORKS, N.D. – A select number of Inaugural NCHC Frozen Faceoff tournament ticket packages will go on sale to members of the North Dakota Champions Club and the general public today.Champions Club members have until 5 p.m. CT  today to make their requests by e-mail. If there are any ticket packages still remaining after fulfilling the Champions Club...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild and Bruins Battle for First Time in Two Years

Tonight the Minnesota Wild will face the East's best Boston Bruins at the TD Garden in Boston. The match-up will be the first time the two teams have met since February of 2012 because of last season's half season lockout.The B's come into tonight's tilt as the hottest team in the NHL with an eight game win streak. During that streak, the Bruins have scored 32 goals, plus one extra...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

College Hockey: Monday Pontifications (Links)

Well the NCHC is probably excited that at least one of their top seeds made the Frozen Face-off. UND is the highest seed to make it to the Target Center. We have the 1, 5, 6, 8 seeds advancing to the NCHC's Frozen Face-off.  SCSU, UMD and UNO will be staying home this season. According to Brad Schlossman, he thinks that UND might still need to win the Frozen Face-off to make the...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

O'Donnell Brings the Luck for UND

In a do or die game 3 tonight for both North Dakota and Colorado College, the two teams were looking to advance to the inaugural NCHC Frozen Face-Off next weekend in Minneapolis.As the puck dropped in the opening period, UND quickly would take control of the game pressuring the offensive zone early. Just over three and a half minutes into the contest UND would capitalize on an odd...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UND Advances to the Frozen Faceoff with Series Win

Grand Forks, ND – Coming into game three of their best-of-three series, the University of North Dakota Hockey team had no room for error. It’s was do-or-die, lose, and they most certainly would miss the NCAA tourney. There’s would be no second chances for the Green and White if they lost game three against the Colorado College Tigers.After going 3-3-0 over the last three...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

C.C. vs. UND game three

UND Forward lines9 Drake Caggiula–16 Mark MacMillan–15 Michael Parks (A)21 Brendan O’Donnell –19 Rocco Grimaldi–27 Luke Johnson28 Stephane Pattyn (A)–13 Connor Gaarder–11 Derek Rodwell29 Bryn Chyzyk–17 Colten St. Clair – 22-Andrew Panzarella North Dakota Defense Pairings5 Nick Mattson–6 Paul LaDue18 Dillon Simpson ©–24 Jordan Schmaltz4 Keaton Thompson–2...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami's game-winning goal against SCSU

Miami University RedHawks forward Justin Greenberg scored with 2.6 seconds remaining in regulation, securing the win against the Saint Cloud State Huskies. I don't know if it's Karma or what,  but all of the higher seeds have been knocked out of the NCHC tourney, so far. North Dakota is the highest seed left. If UND get's to Minneapolis, they will be the top seed at the NCHC tourney...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Women's NCAA Frozen Four is Set

Well the field is now set for the 2014 NCAA division 1 women's ice hockey Frozen Four, and there are no surprises except for the upset of Mercyhurst over Cornell yesterday.Perhaps what everyone involved with NCAA women's hockey will call the true NCAA title game, Minnesota vs. Wisconsin, will be the most anticipated match-up in this tournament. Minnesota, who has been the outright...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NCAA Tourney Bid on the Line for UND

After their loss in overtime last night, UND would fall to 15th in the pairwise putting their NCAA tournament bid in jeopardy. However, depending on how some of the other conference tournaments end up next weekend, they quite possibly could be out already for the first time in 12 seasons.Much like Friday night, UND would find themselves in a hole and having to make their way out...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado College beats North Dakota in O.T.

Grand Forks, ND – A look at the calendar told us that March 15, 2014, wasn’t Ground Hog Day. Funny, it sure felt like it.  After giving the Colorado College Tigers a two-goal lead the night before, UND coughed up another two-goal lead again, a night later. Through two periods of play, UND looked like the team that had lost 23 games, not the Tigers.The Tigers would get goals...
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March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

ESPNU: UND Fighting Sioux? (oops)

Opps...s/t @Yabbs
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

(Video) Miami versus SCSU: The Brotherhood puts the Huskies on Notice

Saint Cloud State University doesn't need to win this weekend to make the NCAA tourney and Miami does. There will be a lot of eyes focused on Saint Cloud tonight. For those that are interested, the game is on FSN+ (652-1 DirecTV) again tonight. Last night, Miami won without Blake Coleman getting a point last night.Lines, updated statistics going into Game 2 of NCHC series between...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UND vs. C.C. game two NCHC Playoffs

UND Forward lines9 Drake Caggiula–16 Mark MacMillan–15 Michael Parks (A)28 Stephane Pattyn (A)–19 Rocco Grimaldi–27 Luke Johnson21 Brendan O’Donnell–13 Connor Gaarder–11 Derek Rodwell25 Mitch MacMillan–29 Bryn Chyzyk–17 Colten St. ClairNorth Dakota Defense Pairings 5 Nick Mattson–6 Paul LaDue18 Dillon Simpson ©–24 Jordan Schmaltz4 Keaton Thompson–2 Troy StecherUND...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UND Women heading to the Big Dance.

The UND women's team punched their ticket and they're going to be the big dance. Congrats @UNDWBasketball. Not bad for a team that's only been in the Big Sky Conference two seasons.Big Sky champs! pic.twitter.com/BWOuhRhZzP— NorthDakotaAthletics (@UNDsports) March 15, 2014Madi Buck and Mia Loyd earn all-tournament team honors! Loyd is tournament MVP! pic.twitter.com/NCdIY8TPx4—...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Calgary Flames: Corban Knight wins it for Calgary in the Shootout

GOOD KNIGHT!— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) March 15, 2014Former Fighting Sioux forward Corban Knight has played six games in his NHL career and he's starting to make an impact, albeit playing fourth-line minutes. Tonight, Knight scored the winning shootout goal for the Flames“@NHLFlames: Didn't catch the #CGYDAL shootout? Have no fear, we've got your back (VIDEO) ~ http://t.co...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

UND Scores Four Unanswered Goals to take Game One

Grand Forks, ND – Coming into tonight’s game, the Colorado College Tigers were an offensively challenged hockey team, averaging 1.94 goals per game. The Tigers would get a quick start, scoring two goals before the game was eight minutes old.It was not the start that the University of North Dakota hockey team wanted.“Giving up a two goal lead at very start of the game is always...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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