Hobey Baker Watch: Michigan's Fantilli, Northeastern's Levi Among Standouts
Nov 28, 2022The men’s college hockey season is a little more than a quarter of the way done, which gives us enough data to assess where things stand for both the teams and the individual players. The Hobey Baker race this season looks fairly open at this point with a lot of candidates putting together performances worthy of consideration.
CCHA RinkRap: Blasi Creates St. Paul Monster
Nov 28, 2022This past holiday weekend saw seismic shifts in the CCHA’s tectonic plates this weekend, both at the top and bottom of the standings.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Festive Competition
Nov 23, 2022Thanksgiving, a weekend where true hockey fans shrug at the flying pigskins and hunker down to watch the college season sprint through the first turn.
CCHA RinkRap: Vanderbeck's Gunslinging Heroics
Nov 21, 2022This week in CCHA RinkRap, the mythology of A.J. Vanderbeck continues with a game-winner in Mankato, and Ryland Mosley extends a supremely rare statistic.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Slugfests & Sleeping Giants
Nov 17, 2022There is no friendly rivalry in the CCHA, and this week Northern Michigan takes on a Minnesota State squad who have regained their footing. The tale of the tape says it may come down to goaltending. Meanwhile, St. Thomas continues to frustrate teams before ultimately losing games--could they take a game from Michigan Tech this weekend?
CCHA RinkRap: Heartbreak For Tommies
Nov 14, 2022Starting around 8:30 Saturday night, the St. Thomas Tommies took center stage for the CCHA, as all the other league games had been completed. Fans of college hockey tuned in for a coronation of sorts—the Tommies first win against a contender—as Rico Blasi’s charges were leading Bowling Green 2-1 at the start of the third period.
Coast To Coast: Early-Season Milestones
Nov 10, 2022Coast To Coast is FloHockey’s monthly, cohesive news on North American hockey and livestreaming partnerships.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Lake State, Michigan Tech Battle In UP
Nov 10, 2022Hockey is different in Michigan's upper peninsula, and that will be on full display when Lake Superior State takes on white-hot Michigan Tech in Houghton. Elsewhere, a battle-of-the-netminders between Bemidji State and Northern Michigan and St. Thomas tries to right the ship after a miserable, but competitive, start.
CCHA RinkRap: Falcons Snap Home Losing Streak
Nov 7, 2022This week in CCHA RinkRap, Bowling Green goaltender Christian Stoever, backed by a strong and supportive family, turns in an incredible performance against Michigan Tech.
Reasons To Watch: LSSU, Northern Meet With Scores To Settle
Nov 3, 2022It’s November, and that means league play dominates the college hockey landscape, the CCHA in particular. All eight schools will be matched up with one another, each series containing its own unique history and drama.
CCHA RinkRap: Buzzer-Beaters & Albatrosses
Oct 31, 2022The fattest month of the college season—Hoctober—has come and gone, and its final weekend was an absolute cornucopia of historic highlights for the CCHA: Five non-conference wins including Bemidji’s slaying of No. 2 St. Cloud, a half-dozen career-first goals, a milestone win and a 972-day scoring drought broken. Let’s break it down.
Rapid City Rush To Retire Former Defenseman Weselowski's Number Saturday
Oct 27, 2022As a fresh-faced defenseman in just his second professional year after a standout collegiate career at Bemidji State University, Riley Weselowski wasn’t quite sure what to think when he found out he was heading to the Rapid City Rush during the 2009-10 season.
CCHA Reasons To Watch: Bemidji's Best Chance
Oct 27, 2022This week in the CCHA: a glamor matchup that spells trouble for the visitors, a crucial test for Rico Blasi, and a gigantic opportunity in Minnesota.
CCHA RinkRap: Salad Days For Bemidji
Oct 24, 2022Bemidji coach Tom Serratore was multitasking on the Beavers’ victorious bus ride home from Michigan Tech. As he was returning a call from a reporter, he was also making sure the team’s XL salad was divided 17 ways. Despite being in his 22nd year at the helm of the Beavers, he remains as engaged and enthusiastic as any young coach in college hockey.
2023 NHL Draft: Adam Fantilli Is No Consolation Prize
Oct 21, 2022The first name that comes up when you talk about 2023 NHL Draft is invariably Connor Bedard. He’s the subject of many fan-invented hashtags promoting the tanking efforts of their favorite NHL teams. With the way this draft year is setting up, the GMs of those particular teams are also not so secretly watching the bottom of the league standings with rabid interest.