The State of College Hockey in Florida

It may come as a surprise, but the state of Florida has a robust college hockey scene developing under its’ sunshine. While some institutions founded hockey teams in the 1990s, it took until the mid-2000s for the sport to find stable footing throughout colleges. Florida now has eight public and private universities with men’s ice-hockey […]

Loyalty Pays Off for Makar, UMass in Reaching Frozen Four

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Once Cale Makar committed to playing hockey at Massachusetts, nothing was going to change the defenceman’s mind. Loyal to UMass Makar stuck by his decision despite a coaching change, which led to him rejecting offers to play at higher-profile schools. He then turned down a chance to represent Canada at the Winter […]

Quinnipiac’s Grace Markey Goes One-On-One

The first game of the 2018-19 Quinnipiac University Bobcats Women’s Hockey season will be an exhibition game against the University of Guelph Gryphons on Sept. 22, 2018. This will be followed shortly thereafter by the Bobcats first regular season game on the road against Ohio State University. The team has been anxiously counting down to […]

Syracuse’s Logan Hicks Is a Third Generation Talent

A third generation hockey player is a rarity. For a women’s hockey player, it is perhaps even more so. Standout Syracuse University forward Logan Hicks is one of those very few – in addition to being an up-and-coming talent herself. Hicks’ grandfather Wayne had his name inscribed on the Stanley Cup with the 1960-61 Chicago […]

The Devils and the Old (Boston) College Try

It’s no secret the New Jersey Devils have been a haven for former college players, a staple under former President/GM Lou Lamoriello, himself previously an icon at Providence College. On the Devils first Stanley Cup championship club in 1995, there were no less than 11 players from 10 different NCAA schools who saw action that postseason. […]

NCAA Makes Splash at 2018 NHL Draft

College hockey players and commits made up for 67 of the 217 picks in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. Seven of them were selected in the first round, including both Brady Tkachuk and Quinn Hughes who found their new homes within the first ten picks. The NCAA has made an ever-increasing impact on the NHL as 32% […]

Top 10 Hobey Baker Winners of All Time

The Hobey Baker Award, awarded annually to the most valuable player in the college hockey world, was first dished out in 1981. On Friday, Apr. 6, it will be handed out for the 37th time to either Henrik Borgstrom, Ryan Donato or Adam Gaudette. Will Butcher, captain of the University of Denver Pioneers, receiving the […]