DNT: Four Bulldogs, Led By Hermantown’s Samberg, Go In NHL Draft

Three incoming Minnesota Duluth freshmen and one future Bulldog were during the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago. All four were taken during rounds 2-7 on Saturday. Here is the breakdown of UMD’s draft picks: Round 2, 43rd overall: Dylan Samberg, D, Winnipeg Jets Round 4, 103rd: Mikey Anderson, D, Los Angeles Kings Round 5, 137th: Noah…
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DNT: Hermantown Native Samberg Could Be One Of Four UMD Incoming Freshmen Taken In 2017 NHL Draft

Are you sick of drafts yet? Well that’s too bad because we have two more days of it in the hockey world with the NHL Draft tonight and tomorrow at United Center in Chicago. The Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey program could see up to four incoming freshmen taken in this year’s draft, plus two more…
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Three From 2016-17 UMD Women’s Squad Sign Pro Deals In Sweden

Three graduating seniors from the 2016-17 Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team will now be rivals in 2017-18 in Sweden. Forwards Maria Lindh and Lara Stalder and defenseman Sidney Morin all signed professional contracts over the past few months with teams in the Swedish Women’s Hockey League (SDHL). Lindh, a native of Sweden, signed with Djurgardens; Stalder,…
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NHL Expansion Draft: Tampa Bay Lightning Sacrifice Former Bulldog Jason Garrison To Vegas Golden Knights

To protect the franchise’s young defensemen and free up salary cap space for next season, the Tampa Bay Lightning sacrificed veteran blueliner and former Minnesota Duluth Bulldog Jason Garrison to the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft on Wednesday. Garrison, who played at UMD from 2005-08, turns 33 in November. He was acquired…
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DNT: UMD Women Add Experienced Goalie From Mercyhurst

With star goaltender Maddie Rooney playing for the U.S. Women’s National Team at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the Minnesota Duluth women’s hockey team is bringing in a mercenary of sorts to compete for the starting role. Mercyhurst goaltender Jessica Convery is transferring to the Bulldogs for her senior season after three…
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NCAA Tweaking Replay Rules For Offside, Too Many Men On The Ice

The NCAA Men’s and Women’s Ice Hockey Rules Committee has proposed adjustments to video reviews of goals scored after infractions for offside or too many players on the ice. The video review rules were implemented last season, but a clarification has been proposed that states the ability to review those scoring plays ends if the…
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Bulldogs Invited To World Junior Summer Showcase

Four members of the 2017-18 Minnesota Duluth men’s team will take part in USA Hockey’s 2017 World Junior Summer Showcase July 29-Aug. 5 at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Mich. Sophomore forwards Joey Anderson and Riley Tufte were a part of USA Hockey’s National Junior Evaluation Camp a year ago. Joey Anderson made the 2017…
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Former Bulldogs Exposed For NHL Expansion Draft

Five former Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs were exposed Sunday for the Las Vegas Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft. The Tampa Bay Lightning exposed both Jason Garrison, a defenseman, and J.T. Brown, a forward. Former Minnesota Wild forward Justin Fontaine, currently in the Edmonton Oilers organization and Chris Casto, a defenseman in the Bruins organization, were also…
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UMD Men Land North Branch Leading Scorer Meyer

Minnesota Duluth received a Father’s Day verbal commitment from North Branch High School’s leading scorer last season. Vikings forward Brady Meyer, who will be a junior in the fall, committed to the Bulldogs on Sunday via Twitter. “Proud to announce my commitment to play hockey at the University of Minnesota-Duluth!” tweeted Meyer. “Thanks to everyone…
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Crowell Named To Coaching Staff Of U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team

Minnesota Duluth coach Maura Crowell will once again serve on the coaching staff of the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team in 2017-18, this time as an associate head coach. Crowell was last on the USWNT U18 coaching staff in 2015-16 as an assistant coach when the team captured gold at the IIHF Under-18 Women’s World…
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