At the NCAA Northeast Regional

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My New England Hockey Journal coverage from the 2014 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Ice Hockey Northeast Regional at DCU Center:

CHAMPIONSHIP (March 30)

BC 4, UMass-Lowell 3: Eagles headed to Frozen Four

SEMIFINALS (March 29)

UMass-Lowell 2, Minnesota State 1: River Hawks hang on

Boston College 6, Denver 2: Gaudreau does the trick

PREVIEW (March 23)

NCAA Tournament: Five alive from New England

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WEEKLY POWER RANKINGS (March 20)

2014

March 16

March 15

March 14

March 9

March 8

March 7

March 1

February 28

February 22

February 21

February 15

February 14

February 8

February 7

February 1

January 31

January 25

January 24

January 21

January 18

January 17

January 11

January 10

January 8 (Dartmouth at Boston University)

January 7

January 3

2013

December 30

December 29

December 28

December 27

December 20

December 17

December 14

December 13

December 7

December 6

November 30

November 29

November 22

November 16

November 15

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At the Massachusetts High School Hockey State Championships

My New England Hockey Journal coverage from the 2014 Massachusetts High School Hockey Championships at TD Garden:

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES ROUND-UP (March 16)

High Schools: Fantastic four for Malden Catholic

SUPER 8 FIRST ROUND (March 2)

BC High beats rival Xaverian in series opener

Malden Catholic hangs on to beat Catholic Memorial

Springfield Cathedral tops Duxbury

Harris backstops Austin Prep to win over Central Catholic

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Salem State wins MASCAC championship

Captain Kyle Phelan (Barnstable, Mass.) and Salem State overcame an early deficit to roll past Plymouth State. (Photo by Joshua Kummins/New England Hockey Journal)

Captain Kyle Phelan (Barnstable, Mass.) and Salem State overcame an early deficit to roll past Plymouth State. (Photo by Joshua Kummins/New England Hockey Journal)

A MASCAC title finally meant it was time for Salem State hockey to return to the NCAA Tournament. The Vikings topped Plymouth State, and I have a recap on the New England Hockey Journal website.

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NEHJ Original Six: Northeast’s Hobey Baker hopefuls

HobeyBakerAward2To say the least, it has been a banner season for college hockey in the Northeast. With all the region’s success thus far, its crop of Hobey Baker Award candidates is very deep and I take a look in the February issue of the New England Hockey Journal.

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At the Beanpot

Beanpot-2013My New England Hockey Journal coverage from the 62nd Annual Beanpot Tournament at TD Garden:

CHAMPIONSHIP/CONSOLATION (Feb. 10)

BC maintains Beanpot supremacy with win over NU

BU bottoms out at Beanpot again

SEMIFINALS (Feb. 3)

Eagles survive thrilling Beanpot nightcap against rival BU

Huskies hang six on Harvard in Beanpot opener

PREVIEW (Jan. 28)

Eagles’ quest for fifth straight Beanpot opens Monday

 

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NEHJ: Several New Englanders selected for AHCA awards

The American Hockey Coaches Association announced its annual major award winners on Thursday afternoon and a hearty cast of New Englanders will be honored at the 2014 AHCA Convention in Naples, Fla. April 30 to May 4.

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