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

Terriers snag another recruit in ’99 D David Farrance

By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff It didn’t take long for the Boston University men’s ice hockey team to add another promising recruit to its program, as the Terriers have reportedly received a commitment from ’99-born defenseman David Farrance. The news comes the same day as Patrick Harper’s announcement of his commitment to BU. The Victor, New … Read more