By the Numbers: BU versus United States U-18

In our second edition of By the Numbers, we take a look at the advanced metrics (Corsi and Fenwick) for the Boston University men’s hockey team’s 6-4 win against the U.S. National Under-18 team last Saturday. For those who are unsure on what exactly these numbers mean or what they stand for, you can refer … Read more

Odds and Ends: Day after victory over U.S. Under-18 Team

The Boston University men’s hockey team, in its toughest test of the season yet, came away with a 6-4 win over the U.S. Under-18 National Team on Saturday. Here are a few links and notes to get you caught up on yesterday’s action: -Conor provided our recap of the game. -Andrew discussed the team’s third-period … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: First line shines in exhibition win over US Under-18 Team

In its toughest test this season thus far, the No. 13/14 Boston University men’s hockey team knocked off an aggressive U.S. National Under-18 Team with a 6-4 exhibition win Saturday evening at Agganis Arena. Here’s some of what went right and wrong for the Terriers: Pluses: OREO line BU’s first line of junior Danny O’Regan, … Read more

Odds and Ends: BU crushes UMass in Hockey East opener

On the road at the Mullins Center in Amherst Friday night, the Boston University men’s hockey team rallied for six goals in the final period to come away with a 8-1 win over the University of Massachusetts-Amherst. The Terriers (1-0, 1-0 Hockey East) played 10 freshmen — including an unexpected one. Freshman goaltender Connor LaCouvee … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: BU second line keys Terriers to 8-1 victory over Minutemen

AMHERST – Despite what the final box score read, the Boston University men’s hockey team’s first regular-season game of the 2014-15 campaign against University of Massachusetts-Amherst was a tight contest. At least for the first two periods. BU’s offense arrived in the closing stanza, erupting for six goals in the third period en route to an 8-1 … Read more

Pluses and Minuses: Offense, defense both shine against St. Thomas

The 2013-14 Boston University men’s hockey team must be wondering where all of this scoring was last year. For a team that finished ninth in Hockey East in offense a season ago, scoring has not been a thing the Terriers have been all that accustomed to in recent months. But after this year’s BU team … Read more