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2017

NCAA Hockey Versus Canadian Major Junior – Is One Better

Marc Elliott PALISADE… When it comes to American college hockey going up against Canadian Major Junior hockey, is one of these superior to the other or is the gap closer then ever? There was a day when the most sure…

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2017

Draft Watch List Released

Nearly 100 current or future NCAA players highlighted in NHL Central Scouting rankings. First-round NHL Draft prospect Quinn Hughes made his Michigan debut in an exhibition win on Saturday.   Two current freshmen – Michigan’s Quinn Hughes (Orlando, Fla./U.S. NTDP)…

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2017

“The best of two worlds”

  BY SZYMON SZEMBERG Reprinted from 2012   For Swede Stålberg, college hockey proved to be the right thing   Unusual Swedes: While most Swedes in the NHL came through professional hockey in their home country, Viktor Stålberg (left) made…

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2017

Habs’ camp: College degree first, then pro hockey for N.D.G. native Lewis Zerter-Gossage

Zerter-Gossage, who grew up in N.D.G., recently completed his sophomore year at Harvard and plans to pick up his economics degree before concentrating on a pro career.  By Pat Hickey, Montreal Gazette Lewis Zerter-Gossage moves the puck up the ice…

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2017

Mike Vecchione using sports psychology to make Flyers

The NHL hopeful will apply the tricks he learned in college in order to stay cool under the pressure of competing for a roster spot. Mike Vecchione is focusing on his mental game just as much as his physical game…

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2017

NHL, NHLPA Support NCAA Growth

  Industry Growth Fund to finance feasibility studies for potential programs, starting at U. of Illinois Gary Bettman, Mathieu Schneider, John McDonough, Josh Whitman, Terry Pegula and Pat Kelleher spoke at Friday’s announcement.   The NHL and NHLPA are committed…

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2017

Five Bobcat players attending NHL Development Camps

Five Quinnipiac Bobcats hockey players are set to attend NHL development camps currently or in the coming weeks. The five players attending will be junior captain Chase Priskie (Washington Capitals), sophomore defenseman Karlis Cukste (San Joe Sharks), sophomore goaltender Andrew…

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2017

60 NCAA Players Drafted

NHL teams select players or recruits from 30 of 60 Division I programs. Cameron Crotty was one of seven Boston University players or recruits selected in the NHL Draft, most of any school.   Half of all Division I programs…

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2017

Predators’ Mat Myers becomes role model while pursuing hockey dream

  Mat Myers (immediately to the right of the Clarence Campbell Bowl) helps break down video for the Predators. John Russell/NHLI via Getty Images   The moment he started running around the house in his hockey gear and dragging his double-bladed…

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2017

Canadiens agree to terms with Thomas Ebbing

Habs sign Ebbing to one-year, two-way (AHL/ECHL) contract   by Montreal Canadiens  May 26th, 2017 MONTREAL – The Canadiens have agreed to terms with free agent forward Thomas Ebbing on a one-year, two-way (AHL/ECHL) contract for the 2017-18 season. Ebbing,…

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