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Human Interest

2017

Badgers men’s hockey: Aidan Cavallini savors ‘a pretty special experience’ with Wisconsin

By Todd D. Milewsk No, Tony Granato did not really have a premonition that December morning in Michigan that Aidan Cavallini was about to have a breakthrough. Sure, the University of Wisconsin men’s hockey coach talked to the senior forward…

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2017

A Hockey Family

    By Emily Iannaconi From lift, to practice, to meetings, to games, student-athletes are hardly ever without their teammates. Senior assistant hockey captain Mike Barrett does not mind though because his teammates are also his best friends. “You never…

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2017

‘It never stops’: Life as a head coach in college hockey

On the tail end of his team’s first full NCAA season, ASU hockey head coach Greg Powers describes his job’s demands Photo by Celisse Jones | The State Press Greg Powers, head coach of ASU’s NCAA Division I Hockey program,…

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2017

Raising the Bar

NCAA Save Pct. Leader, Charles Williams, is a Rarity, But Wants to Change That   by Tony Jovenitti   Charles Williams leads top-seeded Canisius into the Atlantic Hockey quarterfinals on a 15-game unbeaten streak.   When he was 13, Charles…

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2017

Hockey needs more Einsteins 

By Jack Blatherwick Let’s Play Hockey Columnist Hockey is becoming a game of robots with talents so hidden we never get to see how brilliant the players really are. Why? Coaches feel comfortable when they’re in control. What we really…

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2017

My Brother Dave

By: Paul Holmgren Team President / Philadelphia Flyers When I was 12, I asked my parents to send me to a week-long hockey camp at Bemidji State University. The school is three hours away from where we lived on the…

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2016

A tale of two brothers, told by ASU hockey’s Brinson and Steenn Pasichnuk

  Two siblings from Alberta, Canada continue their bond by playing with ASU hockey Photo by Josh Orcutt | The State Press ASU freshmen and brothers, Brinson Pasichnuk (39) and Steenn Pasichnuk (28), are pictured while playing in a 5-2 victory against Air…

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2016

Former BC star, Bruin Janney gains U.S. Hockey hall

  Former Boston Bruin Craig Janney is the all-time leader in assists per game among U.S.-born hockey players.    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Longtime high school coach Bill Belisle, forward Craig Janney and the 1996 World Cup of Hockey team…

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2016

Step by Step

By. Joel Ward, Right Winger / San Jose Sharks     You won’t ever meet a bigger hockey fan than my dad. On the surface, it didn’t make any sense. He was a black guy from Barbados, which isn’t exactly…

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2016

Remembering the high school hockey game where Cory Schneider faced off against Jonathan Quick

  By: Nate Scott It was a cold morning in March 2004, and Cory Schneider was waiting for a bus. The bus was coming to pick up Schneider and his Phillips Academy (Mass.) teammates to take them to the New…

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