Category Archives: Game Breakdowns

Frozen Four Recap Pt. 2 – ‘We Will Not Be Denied’

Brad Berry spoke to the UND men’s hockey team in the locker room after the emotional rollercoaster 4-2 win over the Denver Pioneers on Thursday night in Amalie Arena.  He repeated a phrase multiple times. “We will not be denied on Saturday… we will … Continue reading

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Frozen Four Recap Pt. 1- ‘I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts’

  You haven’t heard from me in a while in blog form but I have made my thoughts known in 140 characters or less via my twitter handle @UofHockeyBlog.  However, my thoughts/feelings/emotions from my trip last weekend to Tampa, FL to watch the … Continue reading

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Weekend Takeaways- ‘Overrated?’

The fans in Oxford, Ohio celebrated a Redhawks’ Saturday night victory with an “overrated” chant directed at the University of North Dakota hockey team.  I can only surmise these fans are either brain-dead or did not attend Friday’s game to … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- ‘Welcome to Miami’

“I’m going to Miami, welcome to Miami” is what the players are probably blaring over the charter plane’s speakers on the way to tropical Miami this weekend. I have to say I’m a bit jealous as the winter hasn’t relented … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- ‘The Fighting Sioux Way’

“We’re playing with a lot of confidence… and if we’re playing the way we want to be playing  it’s just part of the Fighting Sioux way that the rest will follow” That was senior forward Connor Gaarder speaking to what … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- ‘Dubstep Cat’

The 2nd half of the season kicks off with UMD coming to Grand Forks to take on the Sioux in a pivotal NCHC series. The 2nd half of my blog season starts with a video of dubstep cat.  Why, you … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions – ‘Big Mo’

“The crowd was really amped up and cheering us on and I think that really helps us build momentum”.  Those were the words of UND defenseman Gage Ausmus describing the Friday night 7-4 comeback win by the Sioux that saw them … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- ‘Only Poll That Matters’

This year, especially, it seems that talking heads and college hockey ‘experts’ are gravitating towards the polls prematurely, whether it be the USCHO, US Today, or the Pairwise Rankings that determine the national tournament teams come year-end.  However, as you … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions – ‘Old Acquaintances’

It wasn’t the prettiest weekend by the North Dakota men’s hockey team, but coming away with a split in St. Cloud is nothing to be ashamed of.  Friday night’s game started with UND playing dominant hockey for a good part of … Continue reading

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Weekend Predictions- “No Goal”

The Miami University Redhawks had just won the Stanley Cup… or so it seemed after each of their 4 goals scored at The Ralph Engelstad Arena this past weekend.  This was obviously a weekend that was circled on their calendars … Continue reading

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