Pluses & Minuses: Two goals in 25 seconds seal Terrier win

By Meredith Perri/DFP Staff Boston University men’s hockey coach David Quinn has said for weeks now that, with the exception of one poor game, his team has deserved to win. With all that on its shoulders, plus a senior night celebration, the retiring of Jack Parker’s number and the suspension of numerous players for violating … Read more

Finally, a night to remember for the Terriers

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff Before Friday night’s game in Agganis Arena section 118, dozens of fans held up their own unique Garrett Noonan sign to honor the Boston University men’s hockey senior captain. Whether the signs said “State of the Noonan” or “A Noonan Hope,” they were all held high to support the Terriers’ leader … Read more

UPDATED: Shorthanded Terriers outlast No. 9 Northeastern, 4-1

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff There was a sense of excitement in the air Friday at Agganis Arena. The night started with the Boston University men’s hockey team honoring its four departing seniors, and then a first-intermission ceremony retiring former coach Jack Parker’s No. 6 jersey instilled an energy in the crowd of 5,577 rarely seen … Read more

Live blog: Seniors, Jack Parker share spotlight as BU hosts Northeastern

Time/location (TV): 7 p.m., Agganis Arena (NESN) BU lines: Evan Rodrigues – Robbie Baillargeon – Danny O’Regan Brendan Collier –  Cason Hohmann – Kevin Duane Tommy Kelley – Dillon Lawrence – T.J. RyanMatt Lane – Mike Moran – Jake Moscatel Garrett Noonan – Matt Ronan Ahti Oksanen – Patrick MacGregor Doyle Somerby – Dalton MacAfee Sean Maguire Matt … Read more

Sources: David Quinn to suspend players for Friday’s game vs. Northeastern

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff A number of Boston University men’s hockey players will be suspended for Friday night’s game with Northeastern University, sources confirmed to The Daily Free Press. The exact number of players being disciplined is unclear, but sources indicate at least three players will be benched Friday. The highlights of the game were … Read more

From the FreeP: Men’s hockey wraps up regular season with Northeastern home-and-home

By Tim Healey/DFP StaffIf there is anyone in Hockey East who can empathize with David Quinn — struggling to find any consistency in a young team during his first season as head coach — it might be the man running the opposing bench this weekend. Jim Madigan suffered a similar poor start in his tenure … Read more

BU defense steps up following loss of Garrett Noonan, holds Northeastern scoreless in win

By Kevin Dillon/DFP Staff The No. 18/19 Boston University men’s hockey team received a crushing blow to its defense when junior defenseman Garrett Noonan separated his shoulder, forcing him to miss the rest of the season. With sophomore defenseman Alexx Privitera already missing the rest of the campaign due to a team suspension, the Terriers … Read more

Three up, three down: Terriers’ hot finish key headed into postseason

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff After all that, the Boston University men’s hockey team is hosting a Hockey East quarterfinal series. The No. 19 Terriers (18-15-2, 15-10-2 Hockey East) handled Northeastern University, 5-0, Saturday night at Agganis Arena. With a little help from UMass-Lowell, which beat Providence 4-1, BU nabbed the third seed in the league … Read more