Twilight of the Gladiators

Nov 28, 2018
The days of fighting in hockey are coming to an end. The sport is moving on from what was its heart and soul for so long....

College Hockey is About to Get B1Gger.

Nov 2, 2018
The legitimacy of the account is in question without a blue checkmark and some questionable posts in the past, but this tweet is certainly getting plenty of attention in the college hockey universe. W...

NCAA Alumni Team

Nov 1, 2018
College hockey is leaving an increasingly bigger footprint in the National Hockey League. A good amount of the young guns in the NHL are coming through the college ranks and I could not be more excite...

College Hockey: Postgame Presser Week Four

Oct 23, 2018
We are about a month into the season and there is not much time left before conference play gets fully underway. All two of our pollsters (myself and Patty Norton) have our say after an action-packed ...

Big Ten Hockey Expansion

Sep 20, 2018
Wayne Gretzky being traded from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings was heartbreaking for Oilers fans and Canadian hockey fans alike. The move helped grow the game not only on the west coast,...

Quinn Hughes Returning to Michigan is a B1G Deal

Sep 20, 2018
Quin Hughes was drafted seventh overall by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. The uber-talented freshman defenseman lead Michigan to a Frozen Four berth. Furthermore, he set a record f...

Everything Went Wrong for Minnesota

Mar 18, 2018
This isn’t basketball. It’s not Virginia losing to the Retrievers-like madness, but as a hockey fan, this is utter insanity. Looking at the facts, University of North Dakota had their 15 YEAR NCAA...

Good Guys and Bad Boys in College Hockey

Mar 6, 2018
This is a very important topic, I’m going to focus more on the bad boys since it’s more fun. The criteria for the bad boys are going to be: 1. Penalty minutes, easy one. More penalty minutes=more ...

Student U’s Guide to College Hockey: Week 2

Mar 4, 2018
This isn’t for those who are the dedicated hockey fans, you guys already understand how college hockey works, you can stop reading here. Now that the big fans have left, I’m writing to the footbal...

Student U’s Guide to College Hockey: Week 1

Feb 25, 2018
Here it is; this is dedicated to the ones who do not know anything about college hockey, so you football fans and basketball people, this one is for you. This is for all the people who have never even...

College Hockey Wrap-up

Feb 23, 2018
Ladies and Gentlemen, we are getting to the end of college hockey The NCAA Hockey tournament is on the horizon and with it comes the Frozen Four in St. Paul, Minnesota. College hockey has been full of...

College hockey makes a big impression at the Olympics

Feb 22, 2018
For American hockey fans, the men’s hockey tournament at the 2018 Winter Olympics became a disappointment long before any teams took the ice. When it was announced that no NHL players would be p...

No Break for the NCAA Stars

Dec 28, 2017
Colleges around the country have reached their halfway point and now send their students home for the holidays. However, a select handful of college hockey players receive the call to represent their ...

Underdogs in College Hockey

Dec 26, 2017
Halfway through the college hockey season, there are clear leaders in the polls and rankings. Teams like St. Cloud, Clarkson, and Denver are putting up serious numbers and their fan bases are preparin...

Conference Scoring College Hockey

Dec 24, 2017
We have reached the middle of the year for college hockey and people are starting to look towards the standings of divisions. They have separated out, giving indications to what might occur the rest o...

Best Goalies in College Hockey

Dec 23, 2017
The backbone to any college hockey team is the goalie. If your team doesn’t have a goalie that can cover the net, you won’t win games. The best teams have a goalie that’s not just average, they ...

Border Battle of College Hockey

Dec 10, 2017
St. Cloud and the University of North Dakota are going to be in the NCAA tournament. They aren’t just going to make it, they’re going to go far. I am convinced now and you should be, too. The...

Storm brewing in the NCHC

Dec 7, 2017
Today we are talking cawlidge hockey, the NCHC explicitly. The National Collegiate Hockey Conference is heating up this weekend with all eight teams playing one another. Conference points and bragging...

St. Lawrence Scandal

Dec 6, 2017
A big story for college hockey came out today. It wasn’t that they might pull more college hockey players for the Olympics, with the KHL considering not allowing its players to attend. It also wasn...

College Hockey Playoffs are Better than Football

Dec 3, 2017
Okay, so “selection day” for College Football came, and for some strange reason, everyone football fan in the nation is upset. As a hockey fan, I’m mostly confused, and frankly concerned. I’m ...

Moving Up in B1G College Hockey

Nov 27, 2017
The newly strong Big Ten Conference (B1G) is moving up in college hockey. The conference has had quite an impressive start to the season. They have 4 teams ranked in the latest USCHO top 20 poll. With...

Unexpected Things in College Hockey

Nov 21, 2017
College hockey arrived over a month ago and we have seen some truly incredible things come out of that month. We have also seen a lot of unexpected things. So, here is my top “Unexpected in Coll...

Mankato Rising in College Hockey

Nov 17, 2017
The most southern team in the State of Hockey, the Mankato Mavericks, have made a strong showing in the first part of the season. Coming out with an 8-3-0 record in the 2017-18 season. The WCHA team l...

Worst Teams in College Hockey

Nov 14, 2017
This blog is for you boys, the guys who aren’t ever talked about. When I say “the worst teams” I’m going to talk about the teams at the verrrry bottom of the stats. The teams that make...

BREAKING NEWS: NCHC Is Still Good At Hockey

Nov 13, 2017
After this weekend, the conclusion is still… that the NCHC can play hockey at a high level. They have 5/8 teams ranked in the Top 20, and would have more if those teams did not face the Elite...

Best Team in College Hockey

Nov 8, 2017
St. Cloud State University was voted the undisputed number 1 in the nation this week in the latest USCHO poll. With a very impressive 7-0-0 record, they are proving to be the best team in college hock...

NCHC Outlook: St. Cloud St. Huskies, New Number 1

Nov 8, 2017
Denver Pioneers: The Old After a very interesting week in the NCHC, National Collegiate Hockey Conference, there is now a new Top Dog in Cawlidge Hawkey. The Denver Pioneers were absolutely stunned by...

College Hockey Rivalries

Nov 2, 2017
Big college hockey rivalries aren’t just the NHL’s typical “Wednesday Night Rivalry Night.” It’s a passionate affair that starts months before they even play a game. College hockey rivals ar...

What We’ve Learned in a Month of College Hockey

Oct 31, 2017
After a month of hockey played we know 3 things. We have seen a month of college hockey played  so far in the 2017-2018 season.There hasn’t been a lot to base opinions on yet, but we have been ...

This Past Week in Cawlidge Hawkey

Oct 30, 2017
There were a ton of key matchups this weekend in Cawlidge Hawkey. As many as there were, here were the five biggest ones. Nebraska-Omaha @ Notre Dame Nebraska Omaha went on the road to Notre Dame and ...

Big Ten Hockey Rundown, Power Rankings

Oct 30, 2017
Week five is officially in the books. The Big Ten mostly stayed out of conference, save for Michigan and Penn State playing each other to a split in Hockey Valley. In non-conference play, the Big Ten ...

What does Arizona State do?

Oct 25, 2017
By: Joel Carlson Arizona State University (ASU) moved their hockey team from club level to the NCAA D1 level and played its first full season against D1 teams in 2016-17. They weren’t good, but they...

The Only Goalie to Win the Hobey Baker

Oct 25, 2017
College Hockey annually awards its most outstanding player the Hobey Baker Memorial Award. College hockey’s version of the Heisman, this is a prestigious award that recognizes not the ‘MVP...

College Hockey Traditions

Oct 23, 2017
By:  Joel Carlson College hockey is a very traditional sport. The fans are crazy about literally everything relating to their teams. Ask any student who attends hockey games on regular basis what is ...