Best of 2014-15: Ranking the top 10 Terrier assists from the season

As part of our “Best of 2014-15” segment, the Boston Hockey Blog crew is counting down some of the top plays/quotes/games from this past BU hockey season. Here is our second post, in which we rank our top 10 favorite assists from the 2014-15 campaign: 10. Matt Grzelcyk to Nikolas Olsson (3/21/15 vs. UMass Lowell) … Read more

From the FreeP: Evan Rodrigues to sign deal with Buffalo Sabres

UPDATE (12:50 p.m.) The story has been updated with quotes from Rodrigues. Check it out here. Boston University senior assistant captain Evan Rodrigues will sign an entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabres, sources confirmed with The Daily Free Press. A skilled two-way forward who was able to impact the game in multiple facets, Rodrigues often … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Terriers punch ticket to Frozen Four

Game Photos  MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — The No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team has had its fair share of success at TD Garden this season, posting a record of 4-0 while taking both the Beanpot championship and the Hockey East title. Now, it’ll try to win a national title on Causeway Street. The Terriers … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: O’Connor’s strong play in net helps Terriers advance to Hockey East title game

For the second time in three seasons, the Boston University men’s hockey team will play for the Hockey East championship. Facing off against a red-hot University of New Hampshire squad that had won nine of its last 10 contests, the Terriers (24-7-5) ricocheted from yet another slow start to best the Wildcats (19-19-2), 4-1, Friday … Read more

Terriers lock up another recruit in ’95 defenseman Shane Switzer

The Terriers continued to bolster their future blueliner corps Wednesday, as ’95-born defenseman Shane Switzer announced his commitment to BU on Twitter. Proud to announce my commitment to play hockey at Boston University. Thank you to everyone who has helped me along the way! #GoTerriers — Shane Switzer (@ShaneSwitzer13) March 18, 2015 The Bloomfield Hills, … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Faulty penalty kill stymies Terriers against Notre Dame

The Hockey East regular-season title will have to go unclaimed for at least another week. The No. 2/3 BU men’s hockey needed either a win or a tie Saturday night against the University of Notre Dame to earn outright possession of the conference regular-season title, but ultimately came up short — dropping a 3-2 game … Read more

Transcript: Senior assistant captain Evan Rodrigues after loss to UNH

Did you guys think that you had a chance to come back entering the third?  “Yeah, definitely. We’ve never given up all year long. I think the goalie was making a few good saves and we knew that If we got one, that more would come. I think that’s what happened, we just knew that … Read more

’97 F Kole Sherwood commits to Boston University

The Terriers added to their impressive list of recruits today, with ’97 F Kole Sherwood announcing his commitment to BU via his Twitter account. Proud to announce I’ve officially committed to Boston University. Thanks to everyone who has supported me along the way! #BU#Terriers — Kole Sherwood (@KSherwood1997) February 9, 2015 The six-foot forward hails from … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Impressive start propels No. 2/3 Terriers past No. 11/12 River Hawks

LOWELL — Heading into BU’s showdown with UMass Lowell Friday night, Terrier head coach David Quinn stressed that his team was not looking past the River Hawks on the way to an appearance in the appearance in the Beanpot Tournament title game Monday. “We look at it as if we have two Beanpot Finals coming … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Freshman defensemen show inexperience in loss to No. 17 Eagles

Losses have been hard to come by for both No. 2/3 Boston University and No. 17 Boston College entering into Friday night’s tilt between the archrivals at Agganis Arena. With both squads posting a combined record of 8-0-5 since the start of December, something had to give. Unfortunately for the Terriers, a seven-game unbeaten streak … Read more