What better way for the New Hampshire Wildcats to kick off their 2017-18 Hockey East campaign than to open up with a home & home series versus Massachusetts-Lowell. UNH had all off season to dwell on their season ending defeat to UML in last year’s Hockey East tournament. When the schedules were announced over the…… Continue reading Opening Weekend Statement
Last night in Lowell UNH prevailed over UML in a back and forth contest. The River Hawks had the early lead on a Connor Wilson goal at 6:06. The 2nd period belonged to the Wildcats, who outshot (15-4) and outscored UML (2-0). Goals by Marcus Vela (9:53) and Frankie Cefalu (10:38) had UNH up 2-1…… Continue reading (#5)UMass-Lowell vs New Hampshire
Hockey East action kicks off tonight with a home & home series between the University of New Hampshire Wildcats and the University of Massachusetts-Lowell River Hawks @ 715pm in Lowell @ Tsongas Arena. The season will begin where it ended for the Wildcats last season, who were knocked out of Hockey East tournament action by Lowell…… Continue reading New Hampshire vs (#5)UMass-Lowell
The 2017/18 season is finally upon us. It was a long hot summer, that seems to be still going, that brought quite a few changes to each program. Union graduated 2016/17 Hobey Baker Award Finalist Mike Vecchione, as well as Goalie Alex Sakelleropuolos, Defensemen Jeff Taylor, Matt Krug, & Forwards Michael Pontarelli & Eli Lichtenwald.…… Continue reading Union vs Boston University Preview
This past NCAA season was phenomenal. Plenty of contenders, pretenders & a lot in between. I think the overall parity of the game was on full display this year. Denver & Minnesota-Duluth were there from start to finish, Harvard was too but fell just short. BU, UMass-Lowell, Penn St., Union, & Ohio St all had…… Continue reading Random Thoughts On This Past Season (Part 1)
I admit I struggled with caring about this game after Harvard lost to Minnesota-Duluth, but after focusing on my love of the sport and remembering that I was coming to this year’s Frozen Four long before my Crimson were, or any of the teams for that matter, I was able to see the light. If…… Continue reading NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Final
I’ve tried to write a Hobey Baker Award article since the final 3 candidates were announced. I’ve been kicking around ideas for weeks. Earlier this year I advocated for Union College Jr. Spencer Foo to win the award. I was well prepared to write again how he was wrongly left off the ballot for this coming Friday’s…… Continue reading Hobey Winner Today!