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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

Mike Babcock Shares His Secret to Success as an Individual (and as a hockey player)

By Ben Levesque It’s been a few years since I met Mike Babcock. He came to speak to my team and I about 4 years ago before our National Championship playoff run. I remember telling myself, “man…this guy can work…

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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

Michigan’s Red Berenson announces retirement after 33 seasons

Michigan Athletics   ANN ARBOR, Mich.— Head coach Red Berenson announced that he is retiring after 33 season at the helm of the Michigan ice hockey program and that he will remain as a special advisor to Warde Manuel, the…

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2017

Jost turns pro, becomes school-record 22nd NHLer

Courtesy: Russell Hons for UNDsports.com Jost was second on UND in points (33), goals (16), assists (19) and plus/minus (+17). Courtesy: Jayson Hajdu, UND Athletic Media Relations   GRAND FORKS, N.D. – University of North Dakota freshman standout Tyson Jost…

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2017

Storylines to Watch in Chicago’s NCAA Frozen Four

Four elite teams meet at United Center for the 2017 Frozen Four.     Notre Dame junior Anders Bjork is the top-scoring player entering the Frozen Four with 52 points on the year.   By Nate Ewell   Thursday, April…

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