Blaine Hockey Ace Tufte Has The NHL In His SightsHe does not look like a hockey player, but he sure plays like one. Riley Tufte has a chance to lead his Blaine High School team to a state title, and he has a chance to play hockey after high school -- for a long time.
Charges: 2 Hockey Players Used Minor In Sex VideoTwo members of the USHL's Lincoln Stars are accused of using a 15-year-old girl to make a sex video in a Minnesota motel room. Thomas Carey and Brandon Smith, both 19, were each charged Tuesday in Clay County with using a minor in a sexual performance, possession of child pornography and distributing pornography, all felonies.
Gopher Hockey Player Suspended After DWIAn incoming University of Minnesota freshman hockey player has been indefinitely suspended after a DWI arrest Saturday. Gabe Guertier, 18, was pulled over by University Police early Saturday morning. He was detained at the Hennepin County Jail for several hours after being charged with fourth-degree DWI. Gopher mens hockey coach Don Lucia announced Sunday that Guertier would be suspended indefinitely for violation of team rules. His suspension will be re-evaluated in November.
Young Gopher Goalie Brings Quality ConsistencyAs the Nebraska-Omaha hockey team battles with the Golden Gophers, there's reason for optimism even if it's still early in the season.
Minn. St., Mankato Hires Hastings As Hockey Coach Minnesota State University, Mankato has named former USHL coach Mike Hastings as the new head coach of its men's hockey team.
Minnetonka-Raised Hockey Taps Into His Hockey Potential Max Gardiner went from Minnetonka High School to the Gophers to play hockey, but he made a rare decision.