ITHACA, N.Y. – The Cornell men's ice hockey program has announced 10 additions to the program for the 2017-18 season. Mike Schafer, who returns for his 23nd season as the Jay R. Bloom '77 Head Coach of Men's Hockey, announced the additions Wednesday as the team makes preparations to pursue its 13th ECAC Hockey championship and make a return appearance in the NCAA tournament after receiving an at-large bid last season.
Spencer Foo, the highly rated college free-agent right-winger from Union College, will make up his mind on whether he wants to sign with his hometown National Hockey League team, the Edmonton Oilers, after he sees what transpires in the expansion draft in Las Vegas.
The 2017-18 St. Lawrence men's hockey schedule features 18 games at Appleton Arena as well as non-conference games against teams from Atlantic Hockey, the Big Ten, Hockey East and National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC).
MONTREAL - In every class in school, there's always that one little intellectual kid who lives and breathes science, whose interests can be a little unique. Such is the case in the Canadiens organization, too, as Ryan Johnston is passionate about… rocks. OK, it's really geology, but he does find himself intrigued by rocks he stumbles upon from time to time.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Kevin Collins, Jack Parker, Ben Smith, Ron Wilson and Scott Young will be enshrined into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame as the Class of 2017, it was announced today by USA Hockey.
TROY, N.Y. – Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Director of Athletics Dr. Lee McElroy has announced the hiring of Dan Jewell as assistant men's hockey coach. Jewell, a 2011 graduate of SUNY Cortland, where he played three years for the Red Dragons, will aide first-year head coach Dave Smith.
GLENDALE, ARIZONA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager John Chayka announced today that the Coyotes have acquired forward Nick Cousins and goaltender Merrick Madsen from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for forward Brendan Warren and a fifth-round draft choice in 2018.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Brown men's hockey head coach Brendan Whittet is pleased to announce the addition of eight incoming student-athletes who are set to join the roster for the 2017-18 season. Brown's latest group of incoming freshmen is made up of five forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender.
Former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey stand-out Travis St. Denis (Trail, British Columbia) has re-signed with the American Hockey League's (AHL) Bridgeport Sound Tigers, as announced by the New York Islanders' top affiliate on Friday, June 16, 2017.
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – It was a rookie season to remember for Mike Borkowski '16 as the former Raider and the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins won the Calder Cup Tuesday night in front of a home crowd of 10,834 at Van Andel Arena.
TROY, N.Y. – The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) men's hockey team will play 34 games during the 2017-18 season, including 17 at the Houston Field House. Among those are contests against Notre Dame, Maine and New Hampshire, as well as 2017 Frozen Four participant Harvard. Also highlighting the schedule is a road trip to Belfast, Northern Ireland for the Friendship Four Tournament over Thanksgiving Weekend.
Clarkson University Men's Hockey announces its 2017-18 schedule and it looks to be one of the more challenging and exciting seasons in the program's 96-year history. Along with the always demanding 22-game ECAC Hockey campaign, the Golden Knights will take on an aggressive non-league slate.
RALEIGH, NC - Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with forward Andrew Miller on a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will pay Miller $650,000 on the NHL level or $285,000 on the American Hockey League (AHL) level in 2017-18, with a minimum of $305,000.
Colgate men's ice hockey rising junior Adam Dauda (Kitchener, Ontario) had an experience of a lifetime this summer as he traveled to China as part of Colgate's extended study program as part of his course work through the Economics Department.
Before the commencement of his rookie season under the glistening lights of Broadway, there were various clouds of uncertainty surrounding how talented New York Rangers winger Jimmy Vesey would be used in Alain Vigneault’s speed-driven system. With the Rangers featuring a loaded group up front, many weren’t sold on the fact that the former Hobey Baker Award winner would be granted a spot in the top six in his first season on the big stage.
The 2017 Senior Perspectives is the 12th in a series of annual collections. Senior captains and representatives of teams at Harvard have been invited to contribute viewpoints based on personal experience from both their senior seasons and full varsity careers at Harvard.
GENEVA, ILLINOIS — The 2016-2017 Clark Cup Champion Chicago Steel announced Thursday the hiring of Mike Garman as an Assistant Coach, joining Head Coach Dan Muse behind the bench. Garman is a former collegiate and professional goaltender, and will begin his role with the Steel starting with the team’s Main Camp and Futures Camp this weekend at Fox Valley Ice Arena.
TORONTO (June 7, 2017) – The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and NHL player Dominic Moore are proud to announce the sixth annual Smashfest® Charity Ping-Pong Challenge will take place Thursday, July 20 at Steam Whistle Brewery in Toronto. The fan-inspired event showcases NHL players’ ping-pong skills while raising money and awareness for research into concussions and rare cancers.
AUSTIN, Texas—Former Union College men's hockey captain Mike Vecchione '17 has been named to the 2017 Academic All-America® Division I Men's At-Large Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). The announcement was made on Thursday afternoon.
A little more than a year after Mike McKenna learned that Portland would lose its professional hockey team – “just the worst news I’ve ever gotten in my life” – the former Pirates goaltender finds himself in the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup finals for the first time.