Shannon Miller Discusses UMD’s Decision Not To Renew Her Contract

The University of Minnesota Duluth announced at 9:50 p.m. on Monday night the contract of women’s hockey head coach Shannon Miller and the contracts of her staff would not be extended beyond the 2014-15 season. Miller, who has won five national championships in her 16 years with the program, is in the final year of…
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Women’s Coach Shannon Miller Coaching Final Season At UMD

Breaking news on a Monday night in Duluth. This will be the final season for Shannon Miller as head coach of the UMD women’s hockey team. Click the link to read the Duluth News Tribune story put together by myself and Jon Nowacki. Here is the release just sent out below by UMD: UMD WOMEN’S HOCKEY…
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Postgame: Michigan Tech 4, Minnesota Duluth 3

No. 9 Minnesota Duluth rallied from a 3-1 deficit in the third period on Saturday to tie the game at 3-3, only to give up the game-winning goal with 18.4 seconds left on the clock to fall 4-3 to No. 4 Michigan Tech at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena in Houghton. Here are my thumbs…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Michigan Tech (Game 2)

Welcome back to Houghton, Mich. for Round 2 of the top-10 tilt between No. 9 Minnesota Duluth and No. 4 Michigan Tech at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena. Puck drop is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. CST after the Bulldogs won 3-1 on Friday. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 3, Michigan Tech 1

No. 9 Minnesota Duluth took Round 1 of the top-10 tilt in Houghton this weekend, winning Friday over No. 4 Michigan Tech, 3-1, at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up to the the Bulldogs power…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Michigan Tech (Game 1)

Welcome to Houghton, Mich. for a top-10 battle between No. 9 Minnesota Duluth and No. 4 Michigan Tech at John MacInnes Student Ice Arena. Puck drop is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. CST. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen here. UMD’s lines from Saturday’s…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 7, Colorado College 2

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth routed Colorado College 7-2 at Amsoil Arena on Saturday to complete a weekend sweep of the Tigers and move into a tie with Miami for first place in the NCHC. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up…
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Pregame Warmup: Colorado College At Minnesota Duluth (Game 2)

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth will go for the sweep of Colorado College in NCHC play at 7:07 p.m. tonight at Amsoil Arena after rallying to win 3-2 in overtime on Friday. Tonight’s game is broadcast on Fox Sports North PLUS for those with cable television subscriptions. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 3, Colorado College 2 (OT)

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth rallied from a 2-0 deficit at home by scoring three unanswered goals to defeat Colorado College 3-2 in overtime on Friday at Amsoil Arena in Duluth. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up to Bulldogs coach Scott…
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Pregame Warmup: Colorado College At Minnesota Duluth (Game 1)

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth returns home to host Colorado College in NCHC play at 7:07 p.m. tonight at Amsoil Arena. Tonight’s game is broadcast in Duluth on My9. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen here. Senior captain and wing Adam Krause is back…
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