Mar. 19 - WCHA Referee in Critical Condition WCHA referee Oliver “Butch” Mousseaux is in critical condition after suffering serious head injuries during a fall to the ice during ...
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10 Oct - Icebreaker Game Notes: UND Settles to Defeat LSSU, 5-2 Portland, Maine - It seemed as though, Lake Superior State was going to put up the upset of the the early season. The Lakers scored two early goals, off of snipes in the slot by J.T Henke and Mitch Hults. It also had an early goal that was disallowed because it was hit in by […]
17 Mar - PairWise Possibilities With the conference tournaments approaching, I’ve been running a lot of scenarios through CHN’s PairWise calculator. It started with my interest in Minnesota’s chances (since I cover Big Ten hockey) but has expanded since then. According to the Pairwise Probability Matrix, there are about nine teams that are locked into the NCAA tournament, and two […]
06 Mar - WCHA Weekend Preview, March 6-7 Here we go again. For the second-straight season, the WCHA is coming down to the final weekend. All five league series have major postseason implications and all ten teams are playing for something, whether it be in conference or nationally. The MacNaughton Cup (Minnesota State vs. Michigan Tech), the final home ice position (Bemidji State […]
27 Feb - WCHA Weekend Preview, Feb. 27-28 The race for the MacNaughton Cup takes center stage this weekend as No. 3 Michigan Tech visits No. 2 Minnesota State. The Huskies come into this weekend just one point behind the Mavericks for the league lead. While the eyes of the nation will rightfully be focused on that series, all five WCHA match-ups have […]
13 Feb - WCHA Weekend Preview, Feb. 13-14 The WCHA has a full slate of league play this weekend, with five conference series on the docket as the races for playoff positioning head toward the stretch run. Minnesota State and Michigan Tech have already clinched home ice for the playoffs and Bowling Green can join them this weekend. The fourth spot it up […]