Bulldog Insider: Game Day Has Arrived At The Frozen Four In St. Paul

It’s game day here in St. Paul where Minnesota Duluth takes on Ohio State at 5 p.m. in the first semifinal of the NCAA Frozen Four at Xcel Energy Center. To get prepared for the game, check out today’s edition of Bulldog Insider for a plethora of stories and videos from the News Tribune’s Frozen…
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Bulldog Insider: Karson Kuhlman, Freshmen Defensemen, Kyle Schmidt Featured In DNT’s 2018 Frozen Four Preview

The Duluth News Tribune’s 2018 NCAA Frozen Four preview is live and the best way to check it out online is by checking out today’s edition of Bulldog Insider. You can also pick up a copy of today’s Duluth News Tribune at local newsstands to get the special sports section produced today, or visit the …
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Commentary: Sandelin Snubbed By Colleagues For Penrose Award

Notre Dame’s Jeff Jackson was announced Tuesday as the recipient of the 2018 Spencer Penrose Award, which is given out by the American Hockey Coaches Association to the NCAA Division I men’s hockey coach of the year. Ohio State’s Steve Rohlik was the runner up. If you read my feature Sunday about Bulldogs coach Scott…
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Bulldog Insider: Even With Decreased Workload, Shepard Has Given Bulldogs A Boost In Run To Frozen Four

Minnesota Duluth sophomore goaltender Hunter Shepard has put together a stellar season in 2017-18, his first as the Bulldogs starter. But in the moments following a second consecutive NCAA West Regional title, the Cohasset native was kicking himself for the one goal he let in that night, a fluke puck that bounced in off his…
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Bulldog Insider: Frozen Four Week Has Arrived, And Here’s What You’ve Missed Thus Far

Here we go again for the second consecutive season in “Bulldog Country.” (Can’t believe I just used that term). The Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey team is back in the NCAA Frozen Four, this year at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The Frozen Four begins Wednesday with practices and press conferences, followed on Thursday by…
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Taking An Early Look At The 2018 NCAA Frozen Four In St. Paul

This may very well be college hockey’s “off week” before the Frozen Four kicks off next week in St. Paul, but behind the scenes you should know plenty is going on. Preparations are underway for the Duluth News Tribune to again send a team of four to the Frozen Four to bring you stories, columns,…
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Bulldogs Draw Buckeyes In Early NCAA Frozen Four Semifinal

Minnesota Duluth will be the lone dog in a pack of Big Ten teams next week at the NCAA Frozen Four at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The Bulldogs will play Ohio State in the first semifinal at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 5 while Notre Dame and Michigan meet in the second semifinal.…
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Postgame: Bulldogs Jump On Air Force, Then Grind Out Win To Return To Frozen Four

Minnesota Duluth defeated Air Force 2-1 on Saturday in the NCAA West Regional Championship at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota to reach the NCAA Frozen Four for the second consecutive season and sixth time in program history. This year’s Frozen Four will take place April 5-7 at Xcel Energy Center…
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DNT: Tourney-tested Bulldogs Face Red-hot Air Force For Spot In Frozen Four

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Minnesota Duluth went into Friday’s 3-2 overtime victory in the NCAA West Regional semifinals with eight players in its lineup who not only had NCAA tournament experience, but had played in two or more of the three overtime regional wins from the past three seasons. But only one player had ever…
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Postgame: Kuhlman Sparks Bulldogs Again, And This Time They Follow Him To Victory

Minnesota Duluth, the third seed, advanced to its fourth-straight NCAA regional final on Friday via a 3-2 overtime win over second-seeded Minnesota State-Mankato at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Junior wing and assistant captain Parker Mackay scored 2:28 into overtime to send the Bulldogs to the NCAA West Regional final…
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