Author Archives: Let's Play Hockey

Wild acquire D-Man Zach Bogosian form Tampa Bay

MINNESOTA WILD ACQUIRES DEFENSEMAN ZACH BOGOSIAN FROM TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING IN EXCHANGE FOR 2025 SEVENTH-ROUND PICK SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operation and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has acquired defenseman Zach Bogosian from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for a seventh-round pick […]

7 Minnesotans named to IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship roster

Team to compete at IIHF U18 Women’s World Championship in January COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the 25-player roster for its 2024 U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team that will compete in the 2024 International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 Women’s World Championship, Jan. 6-14, 2024, in Zug, Switzerland. The roster features seven returners […]

Zam Plante named Forward of the Week in USHL

Former Hermantown star notches 5 points in two road wins for Fargo Force UMD commit has 18 points (9g-9a) in 12 games Zam Plante (Fargo), Joel Kjellberg (Cedar Rapids) and Lucas Szyszka (Omaha) have earned United States Hockey League (USHL) Player of the Week honors for Week 7, the league announced Monday. Forward of the […]

Molenaar’s hat trick leads to NCHC honor

Molenaar Named NCHC Forward of the Week Minnetonka native recorded a hat trick and four total points in sweep over Miami COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Senior forward Joe Molenaar (Minnetonka, Minn.) was named National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Forward of the Week, as announced by the conference on Monday. Molenaar scored his first career hat […]

Manzella, Cameron earn NAHL Star of the Week honors

  Central Division Star of the Week: Ryan Manzella, Goaltender, St. Cloud Norsemen St. Cloud goaltender Ryan Manzella, 19, started and won both games this past weekend as the Norsemen posted a weekend sweep of the Minnesota Wilderness. The 5’11/165 lbs. native of Eagan, MN, posted shutouts in back-to-back games, stopping all 62 shots that […]

Emma Peschel receives WCHA honor

Former Benilde-St. Margaret standout continues solid play Minnesota Duluth and Ohio State are the two teams with players receiving Sterling Trophy Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Players of the Week honors for games played during the week of Oct. 30 through Nov. 5. From Minnesota Duluth, graduate student Reece Hunt has been selected as the […]

236 NHL draft picks are currently playing college hockey

10 teams in NCAA have at least 10 NHL draft picks on their roster There are a total of 236 Men’s Hockey NCAA Division I players who have been drafted by an NHL team. There are 10 NCAA teams with at least 10 NHL draftees on their roster: Boston College – 14 Boston University – […]

MIAC men ready to battle for conference crown

St. Scholastica won regular season title a year ago BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – The 2023-24 season has arrived for Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) men’s hockey teams. The regular season began on Friday, October 27 with a handful of non-conference contests. The first conference series of the season is scheduled for the following weekend, with the regular […]

Gustavus to defend their title as MIAC women hit the ice for 2023-24 season

Gustavus was first MIAC team to win national title BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) women’s hockey teams are back on the ice for the start of the 2023-24 season. For the first time in history, the reigning NCAA Division III women’s hockey national champion hails from the MIAC, as Gustavus claimed the program’s […]

Made in Minnesota: Division I Men’s players who hail from the State of Hockey

The following players call Minnesota home and are playing Division I hockey The list was provided by College Hockey Inc. (