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

Jordan Greenway to return for junior season

One of Boston University’s go-to forwards will return for the 2017-18 season. Jordan Greenway, amidst speculation that he would turn pro with the Minnesota Wild, has confirmed to The Boston Hockey Blog that he’ll be back for his junior season. The announcement comes as a boon to Terrier hockey fans, as forwards Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson and Clayton … Read more

Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson signs with Bruins, forgoes final two years at BU

And then there were three. Days removed from sophomore defenseman Charlie McAvoy and freshman forward Clayton Keller turning pro early, sophomore center Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson has also taken the NHL path. The 20-year-old Swede signed with the Boston Bruins on Sunday evening, foregoing his final two years of NCAA eligibility for life on Causeway Street. … Read more

Charlie McAvoy signs ATO with Providence Bruins, turns pro

The Charlie McAvoy era is over for the Boston University men’s hockey team. The 19-year-old defenseman has signed an amateur tryout (ATO) contract with the Providence Bruins, the AHL affiliate of the Boston Bruins. Across his Terrier career, Charlie McAvoy earned a Hockey East First-Team nod after his sophomore season and recorded 51 points in … Read more

Clayton Keller signs with Arizona Coyotes, leaves BU program

Speculation has become reality. Clayton Keller, Boston University’s star freshman forward, has made his NHL dreams come true. On Sunday morning, the seventh overall pick of the 2016 Entry Draft signed with the Arizona Coyotes, marking BU’s first early departure of the offseason. The 18-year-old penned a three-year, entry-level deal and will play on Monday night … Read more

BU adopts “us against the world” mentality ahead of North Dakota, NCAA Tournament

Doyle Somerby has heard the message loud and clear: He and his teammates are underdogs on Friday. The senior defenseman and captain of the No. 6 Boston University men’s hockey team doesn’t like it one bit. “In our locker room we’ve seen a lot of people picking North Dakota,” Somerby said of Friday’s West Regional … Read more

BU hockey travels to Fargo for NCAA Tournament

The Terriers are heading to Fargo, North Dakota. Slated against the University of North Dakota, the Boston University men’s hockey team is a part of the NCAA Tournament’s West Regional. The two sides, which met in the 2015 Frozen Four, will clash on Friday night at Scheels Arena in Fargo. UPDATE: Click here for our story … Read more

Live Blog: BU plays BC in Hockey East semis

The Hockey East semifinals are here at long last, with an extra does of rivalry. Starting at 8 p.m., the No. 7 Boston University men’s hockey team will do battle with No. 14 Boston College, all with a berth in Saturday’s title game on the line. The game, held at TD Garden, will be broadcast on … Read more