Second-ranked Minnesota lived up to their billings Friday, scoring three times in the first period and coasting to a 5-1 men’s college hockey win over Michigan State.
Minnesota freshman forward Connor Reilly will miss the 2012-13 hockey season after hurting his knee.
One of many keys to the Gopher hockey team’s run to the Frozen Four has been the production of Eric Haula.
There’s rarely been a hockey team that went far in a playoff run without great goaltending, and that includes the Gopher’s run to the Frozen Four with Kent Patterson.
That may not seem like a long drought for newcomers Ferris State and Union. But it’s a lifetime by the lofty standards held at one of the most prestigious hockey programs in the country.
With so many high-profile injuries involving hockey players, a major push is underway to improve safety. In fact, some big names came together Thursday morning.
From Ricky Rubio to a former Timberwolves star and to the search for a new athletic director at the University of Minnesota. It’s all a part of this week’s news and notes.
The Gopher men’s hockey team is in an enviable position on college hockey right now: Play well and they will win the WCHA. There are a number of reasons for the turnaround, and the team’s coaching staff points to one player as a shining example.
Maturi’s record with hiring high profile coaches was one big subject of debate during his tenure as athletic director.
The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team takes on Colorado College this weekend. If there’s one player that will be a key to the series and a key to every series the rest of the season, it’s Nick Bjugstad.
The University of Minnesota has agreed to extend the contract of Don Lucia, the Gopher’s head hockey coach, through the 2014-2015 season.
What begins Friday night is one of the most important seasons in Gopher hockey. The question remains: Will the Gophers failing to make the NCAA tournament become a trend?
The University of Minnesota has hired Mike Guentzel as associate head coach of men’s hockey.
Who helped influence the trade of Martin Havlat for Dany Heatley? What will the Wolves do to keep improving during the NBA lockout? Did you know Jose Canseco nearly ended up playing baseball this summer in Minnesota?
Ricky Rubio will play for a national team in Spain this summer regardless if there is a lockout in the NBA.