Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 4, North Dakota 1

No. 7-ranked Minnesota Duluth defeated No. 1 North Dakota 4-1 on Friday at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks to move into sole possession of first place in the NCHC via St. Cloud State’s win over previous co-leader Miami. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from Friday’s game, followed by my three stars…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At North Dakota (Game 1)

Minnesota Duluth returns to regular season and NCHC play tonight. The No. 7 ranked and NCHC co-leading Bulldogs are in Grand Forks to face No. 1-ranked North Dakota, which sits fourth in the league. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:37 p.m. and can be seen in the Duluth area on My9. For updates from the…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 8, Lakehead University 4

Minnesota Duluth defeated Lakehead University 8-4 in an exhibition on Saturday at Fort William Gardens in Thunder Bay, Ontario to cap its first trip to Canada in 50 years. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from Saturday’s game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up to UMD jumping out to…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Lakehead University (Game 2)

Happy New Year from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada where Minnesota Duluth plays Lakehead University in an exhibition series. This is the Bulldogs first trip to the area in 50 years. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight is unchanged. Last night’s can be seen here. Tonight’s is…
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Postgame: Minnesota Duluth 3, Lakehead 2 (OT)

Minnesota Duluth opened 2015 with a 3-2 overtime exhibition win over Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada on Friday. Here are my thumbs up and thumbs down from the game, followed by my three stars of the game. Thumbs up to UMD starting off 2015 with a win This may only be an exhibition…
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Pregame Warmup: Minnesota Duluth At Lakehead (Game 1)

Happy New Year from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada where Minnesota Duluth plays Lakehead University in an exhibition series. This is the Bulldogs first trip to the area in 50 years. For updates from the game, follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/mattwellens. The Bulldogs’ line chart for tonight can be seen here. Dan Molenaar, Kyle Osterberg, Brett Boehm…
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UMD AD Josh Berlo Discusses Decision Not To Renew Shannon Miller’s 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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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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