Swayman, Bruins Shutout Islanders

BOSTON, MA – Jeremy Swayman notched his first NHL shutout as the Boston Bruins edged the New York Islanders3-0 at TD Garden. The rookie made 25 saves in keeping the Bruins in the game early and often. David Pastrnak found the back of the net for the first time in two weeks. While Taylor Hall continued to produce in his new Bruins uniform. Swayman…… Continue reading Swayman, Bruins Shutout Islanders

Frozen Four Preview

Pittsburgh, PA- The Frozen Four is back! After missing out in 2020 due to the COVID 19 Pandemic, the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Championship will take place this coming weekend at PPG Paints Arena, home of the five-time Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins. The field has been winnowed down from just over 50 schools to the final four contestants. All four have…… Continue reading Frozen Four Preview

Minutemen End Bulldogs Reign

Pittsburgh, PA. – It took 14:30 of overtime, but the Massachusetts Minutemen knocked off two-time defending Champion Minnesota Duluth to earn a return trip to the NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Championship. Garrett Wait knocked in a loose puck at the side of the Bulldogs net to ensure a 3-2 win for the Minutemen in front of 3,660 at PPG Paints Arena. This will…… Continue reading Minutemen End Bulldogs Reign

UMass Road To Pittsburgh Paved With WCHA

Bridgeport, CT. – Two seasons after making their first-ever appearance in the NCAA Frozen Four, the University of Massachusetts Minutemen are going back to college hockey’s Promised Land after a convincing 4-0 shutout of the Bemidji State Beavers at Webster Bank Arena. The Minutemen won the East Regional by vanquishing two WCHAschools by a combined 8-1. The winner of North Dakota vs. Minnesota-Duluth…… Continue reading UMass Road To Pittsburgh Paved With WCHA

Eager Beavers Outwork Badgers to Advance

Bridgeport, CT – The Bemidji State Beavers squeaked into the NCAA tournament last Sunday. In Bridgeport, they loudly announced that they deserve to be in the big dance with a convincing 6-3 win over the top seed Wisconsin Badgers to advance to the East Regional Final tomorrow. “We just wanted to attack; our word all week was attack,” said Bemidji…… Continue reading Eager Beavers Outwork Badgers to Advance

NCAA East Regional – Bridgeport Preview

Bridgeport, CT. – The East Regional kicks off the 2020-21 NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament on Friday, March 26 at 1:00 pm when Wisconsin takes on Bemidji St at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. CT. This regional has two post-season tourney champs in UMass-Amherst and Lake Superior St., who will face off in the second game on Friday. As well as one regular-season champ in Wisconsin. The…… Continue reading NCAA East Regional – Bridgeport Preview

UML Outlasts BC in 2OT Thriller

Chestnut Hill, MA – It took 92 minutes for the University of Massachusetts-Lowell River Hawks to overtake the Boston College Eagles, 6-5, in the Hockey East Semifinals but sophomore Matt Brown’s swatted goal with eight minutes remaining in double overtime did just that. The goal sends the River Hawks to the Conference Finals in Amherst against rival Massachusetts on Saturday. The winner earns an…… Continue reading UML Outlasts BC in 2OT Thriller

Brown, UML Oust Catamounts

LOWELL, MA- A second-period offensive explosion by the University of Massachusetts-Lowell River Hawks was the difference in calling it a season or moving on to the next round of Hockey East playoffs. Four goals in the first 15 minutes of the period proved too much for the University of Vermont Catamounts to overcome. Forward Matt Brown led the way with two of the…… Continue reading Brown, UML Oust Catamounts

Capitals Edge Bruins in Shootout, 2-1

Boston, MA – Jakub Vrana’s shootout goal was the difference between one or two points for his Washington Capitals on Wednesday night as they eeked outa 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins. The clash between two of the MassMutual East Division’s top three teams shows that every point matters. With the win, the Caps extended their lead over…… Continue reading Capitals Edge Bruins in Shootout, 2-1

Washington Capitalizes in OT

Alex Ovechkin did what Alex Ovechkin does, scores. The future Hall of Fame goal scorer ended the Boston Bruins (5-1-2) comeback bid just 28 seconds into overtime when his wrist-shot beat Tuukka Rask (19 saves) blocker side high. The Washington Capitals (6-0-3) have yet to lose in regulation thus far and sit atop the East Division with 15 points. Ovechkin’s winner was…… Continue reading Washington Capitalizes in OT