Previewing The Tigers: First-year Colorado College Coach Adjusting To Off-the-ice Distractions Of College Hockey

When Andy Murray took over the Western Michigan hockey program in 2011 after 20 years as an assistant or head coach in the NHL, the biggest adjustment for Murray was getting used to NCAA rules and regulations. For example, a bagel with cream cheese or peanut butter is a meal — so is an English…
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Injury Update: Krause Still Hopeful He Can Play Against Colorado College

Editor’s note: See update below to status of Adam Krause, Nick McCormack, Sammy Spurrell and Brett Boehm. Minnesota Duluth senior wing and captain Adam Krause remains hopeful he can hit his target and return the the Bulldogs lineup this weekend when Colorado College visits Amsoil Arena for NCHC play on Friday and Saturday. Krause broke…
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Postgame: Nebraska-Omaha 4, Minnesota Duluth 1

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth saw its six-game winning streak come to an end in a 4-1 loss to No. 13 Nebraska-Omaha on Saturday at CenturyLink Center in Omaha. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up to the Bulldogs power play UMD’s…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Nebraska-Omaha (Game 2)

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth is at the CenturyLink Center again tonight hoping to wrap up a sweep of No. 13-ranked Nebraska-Omaha at 7:07 p.m. in NCHC play in Omaha. Tonight’s game is being broadcast on My9 in Duluth. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 3, Nebraska Omaha 2

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth rallied from a 2-0 second intermission deficit by scoring three unanswered third-period goals in a 3-2 NCHC victory over No. 13 Nebraska-Omaha at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars from the game. Thumbs up to the…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Nebraska-Omaha (Game 1)

No. 8-ranked Minnesota Duluth is at the CenturyLink Center tonight to face No. 13-ranked Nebraska-Omaha at 7:37 p.m. in NCHC play in Omaha. Tonight and tomorrow’s 7:07 p.m. game are both being broadcast on My9 in Duluth. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen…
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By The Numbers: TGIF For The Bulldogs

Greetings from Omaha where Minnesota Duluth faces off against Nebraska-Omaha in NCHC play on Friday and Saturday at CenturyLink Arena. Puck drop on Friday is at 7:37 p.m. and at 7:07 p.m. on Saturday. Three weeks ago, using the acronym “TGIF” (Thank God It’s Friday) with the Bulldogs would have been a cruel, cruel joke.…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 2, Minnesota 1

No. 13-ranked Minnesota Duluth finished off a weekend sweep of No. 1-ranked Minnesota with a 2-1 victory on Saturday in front of a record crowd of 7,424 at Amsoil Arena in Duluth. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the weekend, followed by my three stars from the game. Thumbs up to the…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota At Minnesota Duluth

No. 13-ranked Minnesota Duluth hosts No. 1 Minnesota at 7 p.m. tonight at Amsoil Arena in Duluth. The game can be seen on Fox Sports North PLUS. The Bulldogs won Friday night at Mariucci Arena, 3-0. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen here.…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 3, Minnesota 0

Minnesota Duluth picked up a 3-0 victory on Friday over Minnesota at Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis. With a long drive back to Duluth on the horizon for me tonight, here are my quick thumbs up and thumbs down for the Bulldogs from Mariucci Arena, followed by my three stars from the win. Thumbs up to…
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