Video: Can A Very Good Dog Predict A Very Good NCAA Men’s Hockey Bracket?

The 2018 NCAA men’s hockey tournament gets underway today, meaning it’s time for me to make my predictions. The problem is I haven’t been very good at predicting the tournament the last few years. My brackets have often been a guide on who not to pick. I was so bad, my wife told me to…
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Bulldog Insider: Minnesotans Crash North Dakota’s Sioux Falls Puck Party

It’s NCAA tournament time as Minnesota Duluth is back in the NCAA West Regional, this year in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Who isn’t here this year in the West? The regional hosts, North Dakota. Well, the UND sports information staff is here doing a fabulous job once again as hosts, but the Fighting Hawks men’s…
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ICYMI: The Bulldogs Are In The NCAA Tournament For A Fourth-straight Year. Here’s How It Unfolded Saturday Night.

Had Ohio State scored in overtime Saturday in South Bend, Ind., the Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey season would be over right now. Instead, it was the Notre Dame Fighting Irish scoring on St. Patrick’s Day. Now the Bulldogs will board a bus on Wednesday for Sioux Falls, South Dakota to face Minnesota State-Mankato in an…
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Postgame: Bulldogs Lose To North Dakota, Get Into NCAA Tournament Anyway With Backdoor Cover

Minnesota Duluth lost the NCHC Frozen Faceoff third place game to North Dakota on Saturday 4-1 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul to finish the weekend 0-2, but after the dust finally settled Saturday night, it was the Bulldogs who advanced to the NCAA tournament and not the Fighting Hawks. Here are my thumbs…
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How The Bulldogs Make Their Fourth-straight NCAA Tournament … And How They Miss Out

Minnesota Duluth plays North Dakota at 3:38 p.m. today at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul in the consolation game of the NCHC Frozen Faceoff. Once a near-lock for the NCAA tournament, the Bulldogs are now very much in danger of missing out due to what News Tribune sports editor Rick Weegman has dubbed “The…
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Postgame: Special Teams Comes Up Short As Bulldogs Lose Sixth-straight To Denver

Minnesota Duluth’s defense of its 2017 NCHC Frozen Faceoff championship came to an end Saturday via a 3-1 loss to Denver in the semifinals of the 2018 NCHC Frozen Faceoff at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. UMD now plays North Dakota in the consolation game at 3:38 p.m. on Saturday, possibly needing the win…
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Bulldog Insider: UMD Ready To Defend NCHC Frozen Faceoff Title At Tournament’s New Home

Happy NCHC Frozen Faceoff weekend here in St. Paul where Minnesota Duluth begins its tourney title defense against Denver at 7:38 p.m. tonight at Xcel Energy Center. To get prepared and all caught up, check out this week’d edition of Bulldog Insider. There’s a lot of good stuff in there this week, most notably a…
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NCHC Awards: Bulldogs’ Perunovich Named League’s Rookie Of The Year

ST. PAUL — It’s a good thing Minnesota Duluth freshman defenseman Scott Perunovich got a seat close to the podium at the NCHC Awards Celebration Thursday at the Science Museum of Minnesota. Perunovich, the native of Hibbing, made four trips to the stage as the league’s Rookie of the Year and Offensive Defenseman of the…
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DNT: Bulldogs On Verge Of NCAA Bid, But There’s Still Work To Be Done At NCHC Frozen Faceoff

Minnesota Duluth heads into this weekend’s NCHC Frozen Faceoff in a great position to do something no other UMD team has ever done: qualify for four straight NCAA tournaments. But a trip to the 2018 Big Ice Dance is still by no means a lock yet.

DNT: 2017 NCAA Title Combatants Denver, UMD Set For Another Rematch At NCHC Frozen Faceoff

For the fifth time this season, the college hockey world will be treated to a rematch of the 2017 NCAA championship game. Third-seeded and defending NCHC postseason champion Minnesota Duluth will take on second-seeded and defending NCAA champion Denver on Friday in the semifinals of the NCHC Frozen Faceoff at the Xcel Energy Center in…
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