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2017

NCAA hockey a better fit for some Canadians

Blackhawks’ Toews inspired Ontario’s Caggiula to play college hockey The Canadian Press , 2016 Drake Caggiula of Whitby, Ont., was inspired to play U.S. college hockey after watching a young Jonathan Toews, a one-time standout with the University of North…

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2017

BU Recruit Shane Bowers Key Part of USHL Playoff Run

  by Jeff Cox Very few, if any, forwards in the USHL strike fear in opposing defensemen as does Boston University recruit Shane Bowers. The second-year center for the Waterloo Black Hawks scored 22 goals and added 29 assists in…

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2017

Managing your social media in an era of idiocy

Mediate your media Managing your social media in an era of idiocy By Peter O’Neill Social media isn’t just a trend or some phase that will eventually dissolve. It’s become a societal norm and has infused itself with our personal…

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2017

How Carter Rowney became a key player in the Stanley Cup playoffs for the Pittsburgh Penguins

By Brad Elliott Schlossman  It was the day after Carter Rowney’s wedding last August, when former UND hockey teammates Joe Gleason and Andrew MacWilliam figured out they booked their return trips home for the wrong day. They were stuck in…

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2017

Justin Kloos puts NHL dreams on hold for one last shot at national title

Last spring, at the end of a disappointing Gophers men’s hockey season, Justin Kloos was approached by NHL teams with offers of a fulfilled dream and a professional paycheck. Why not sign a pro contract and forego his senior year…

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2017

Former Collegians Involved With The Two Teams Playing For Stanley’s Cup

  PITTSBURGH PENGUINS 2 – Chad Ruhwedel – UMass Lowell (2010-13) First-team All-American and first-team All-Hockey East as a junior 4 – Justin Schultz – Wisconsin (2009-12) Two-time WCHA Defensive Player of the Year Led all NCAA defensemen in scoring…

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2017

Why College Hockey?

By Mr. G For more than 100 years, college hockey has been a breeding ground for outstanding hockey players and people. Today college hockey players make a bigger impact in the NHL than they ever have, with more than 30%…

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2017

Developing Story: Anders Bjork

Fighting Irish catalyst has grown into a constant offensive threat. Anders Bjork leads all players in the Frozen Four with 52 points this season.   Watching a player like Notre Dame’s Anders Bjork dominate the Northeast Regional the way that…

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2017

Jake Guentzel of Penguins having playoffs to remember

Rookie, who scored hat trick in Game 3 against Blue Jackets, impressing parents, teammates by Nicholas J. Cotsonika / NHL.com Columnist April 17th, 2017   COLUMBUS — Mike and Sally Guentzel have a unique way of following their son Jake,…

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2017

The Goal Scorer

Austin Ortega by Leo Adam Biga Photography by Bill Sitzmann   How did a smallish soccer-playing Hispanic kid from sun-drenched Escondido, California, end up an ice hockey star in Nebraska? Although his profile does not fit the stereotypical hockey player,…

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