Monthly Archives: March 2014

NCAA Regional Pregame ‘2+2=#8′

  If you’re a college hockey fan like me, this is equivalent to Christmas Eve as a young kid.   The only difference is that Santa is either going to bring you that Red Rider BB gun you always wanted or absolutely … Continue reading

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Weekend Reactions- ‘Still Alive’

Jubilation…that’s the best word I can use to describe the scene across Downtown Minneapolis last Saturday night.  From the bars across the Twin Cities, to my condo containing myself and three of the most crazed Sioux fans you’re likely to find.  I would first … Continue reading

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Quick Notes on the Frozen Faceoff

Just a few notes I wanted to post from last night’s Frozen Faceoff I attended at the Target Center: – UND seemed ready to play in the 1st period, especially after Miami scored the first goal the Sioux really turned … Continue reading

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NCHC Frozen Faceoff – ‘Win or Go Home’

Penn State and Michigan are about to go to double overtime with the Nittany Lions out shooting the Wolverines 57-45… and this is just the first game of the weekend.  The craziness of the conference playoffs has begun and so … Continue reading

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Reactions/Predictions- ‘Hockey Hangover’

If you are one of thousands of rubes that reads or follows this blog(IALTO) on a regular basis you might be thinking ‘What happened to Weekend Reactions last week following the Western Michigan series?’ I considered explaining it as being busy at … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- ‘WE WANT THE CUP!’

“It’s obviously a great feeling to hang a banner.  This program is built on excellence and winning…but our goal is to hang a green one, not a white one”.  This line was uttered by Stephane “The General” Pattyn’s quote from … Continue reading

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NCHC Goals of the Week- 03/04/2014

#5: Connor Gaarder(UND)- This play really starts before the video with Paul Ladue making a stretch pass to Brendan O’Donnell who carries it in the zone and conspicuously slides it past the defender to Connor Gaarder who snipes a wrister from the slot.  Gaarder … Continue reading

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