BU announces incoming players for 2017-18 season, 9 freshman and 1 graduate transfer

The Boston University men’s hockey team announced its incoming players for the 2017-18 season earlier today. Among the seven incoming forwards and three defenseman that make up the Terriers’ 27-man roster, five members of the freshman class were selected in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. In addition to the nine-member freshman class, the Terriers have added graduate transfer … Read more

Len Quesnelle becomes new BU assistant coach, Scott Young joins Pittsburgh

The Boston University men’s hockey team has named Len Quesnelle, announced today by BU head coach David Quinn, as the Terriers’ new assistant coach. Former assistant coach Scott Young was named the director of player development for the Pittsburgh Penguins in July. Quesnelle, a Princeton University defenseman, served as the Tigers’ head coach and has coached in the NCAA for over 25 … Read more

BU releases full schedule for 2017-18 season

Earlier today, the Boston University men’s hockey team released its finalized schedule for the 2017-18 season. This year’s regular season of 36 games will include 18 home games, 12 Hockey East road games and non-conference road games at Quinnipiac University and Arizona State. The Terriers will also play Cornell University at Madison Square Garden for the 6th Red Hot … Read more

Goaltender Drew Hotte commits to BU, another recruit for upcoming season

The recruits keep coming in for the Boston University men’s hockey team. It has been confirmed by the North American Hockey League that goaltender Drew Hotte has committed to BU and will play in the upcoming 2017-18 season. The 20-year-old most recently stood between the pipes for the Johnstown Tomahawks (NAHL), but previously played in … Read more

Jake Oettinger was the first goaltender selected in this year's draft. PHOTO COURTESY OF NHL.COM

A look back at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft

It was another exciting and successful year at the NHL Entry Draft for Boston University men’s hockey fans and more importantly, the players being drafted. One goaltender, two forwards, and four defenseman were all called during the two days at United Center in Chicago. While defenseman Ryan O’Connell is a 2018 recruit, the other six … Read more

Jake Oettinger after strong last season will likely be drafted in the first round. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

The BU 2017 NHL Entry Draft preview

Have no fear Boston University men’s hockey fans, the 2017 NHL Entry Draft is almost here and many BU recruits as well as rising sophomore goaltender Jake Oettinger are expected to hear their names called by league commissioner Gary Bettman. The first round of the draft will start tomorrow at 7 p.m. EST and the … Read more

Jack Parker and Scott Young named to U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Earlier this morning, the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2017 was announced. Former head coach Jack Parker and current assistant coach Scott Young were honored alongside Kevin Collins, former BU assistant coach Ben Smith, and Ron Wilson. Jack Parker While Jack Parker stepped down as Boston University’s head coach after the 2012-13 season, … Read more

Meet Boston Hockey Blog’s new writers

Dear Boston Hockey Blog readers, A few weeks ago this past year’s reporters Jonathan Sigal and Shelby Reardon graduated, and Nick Frazier returned from his semester abroad in London. Unfortunately Nick will not be returning to cover the 2017-18 hockey season, but two new writers, Liam O’Brien and Nikki Havens, are excited to bring you … Read more