NAHL team coming to Forest Lake

NAHL Team in Forest Lake, MN Approved for the 2024-25 Season The Minnesota Mallards will join the NAHL’s Central Division in 2024-25 Season DALLAS, TEXAS – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) Board of Governors has approved a membership to operate in Forest Lake, MN. The Minnesota Mallards will compete in the Central Division beginning […]

Wild’s Boldy and Baudette native Alex Lyon make initial 15 for IIHF Men’s World Championship roster

Team USA to compete in IIHF Men’s World Championship Beginning May 10 in Czechia COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the first 15 players of the 2024 U.S. Men’s National Team that will compete in the IIHF Men’s World Championship, May 10-26, in Ostrava and Prague, Czechia. The group includes 11 first-round NHL […]

Former Blake star Tristan Broz signs with Penguins

Former Blake HS star played big role in Denver’s NCAA title run  DENVER – Forward Tristan Broz of the University of Denver hockey team has signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins beginning in 2024-25, the NHL club announced on Saturday. He will spend the remainder of the 2023-24 campaign with the Wilkes-Barre Penguins […]

23 Minnesotans named in NHL Central Scouting final rankings

11 high school players make final list Twenty-three Minnesotans were named to the NHL Central Scouting final rankings last week. The list includes 11 players who played high school hockey in Minnesota last season, including four from Minnetonka High School. The list includes five players from Team USA’s National Team Development Program (USNTDP), five who […]

Jim Scanlan looks back on his 10-year coaching journey with Bemidji State Women’s Hockey

Beavers’ winningest women’s hockey coach steps down after a 10-year career After a decade of work with Bemidji State University women’s hockey, Jim Scanlan announced on Monday, April 8, that it was time to step down as head coach. Scanlan was hired as just the fifth head coach in Bemidji State women’s hockey history on […]

127 NCAA alumni dot NHL playoff rosters

University of Minnesota second with 10 alumni on playoff rosters More than 120 former NCAA hockey players representing 35 different schools will be on National Hockey League playoff rosters when the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs begin this weekend. A total of 127 NCAA alumni were listed on NHL playoff rosters as of Friday morning, led by […]

Wild’s Hynes named head coach of 2024 US Men’s National Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – John Hynes (Warwick, R.I./Minnesota Wild), who just finished his first season as head coach of the NHL’s Minnesota Wild, has been named head coach of the 2024 U.S. Men’s National Team that will compete in the upcoming IIHF Men’s World Championship May 10-26 in Ostrava/Prague, Czechia, it was announced today by USA Hockey. “We’re fortunate to have […]

Fleury recipient of Tom Kurvers Humanitarian Award

MINNESOTA WILD GOALTENDER MARC-ANDRE FLEURY NAMED RECIPIENT OF TOM KURVERS HUMANITARIAN AWARD AND NOMINATED FOR KING CLANCY MEMORIAL TROPHY SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Wild today announced goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury as the recipient of the Tom Kurvers Humanitarian Award and has been nominated for the 2024 King Clancy Memorial Trophy, awarded to the player who […]

Wild sign Fleury to 1-year extension

Fleury, who turns 40 in November, signs one-year extension for $2.5 million SAINT PAUL, Minn. – Minnesota Wild President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Bill Guerin today announced the National Hockey League club has signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a one-year, $2.5 million contract extension that goes through the 2024-25 season. Fleury, 39 (11/28/84), has played in […]

The race for a national title is down to two teams

THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP MATCHUP IS SET Well, college hockey fans, the day is here, the 2024 NCAA Mens Hockey National Championship game is now. 60 teams started the season with high hopes of making a trip to St. Paul, but only two remain, Boston College and the University of Denver face off for all the […]