Pluses and Minuses: Rodrigues ties program record in scorefest with UMass

Whew. That was an exhausting one. The No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team scored nine goals in a game for the first time since 2007, but its game against the University of Massachusetts on Friday was more of a whirlwind than that total indicates — the game was tied with under 6:30 remaining. The … Read more

By the Numbers: BU versus UMass Amherst

Along with our normal coverage of Boston University men’s hockey, this year at the Boston Hockey Blog, we look to provide more in-depth statistical analysis. Instead of just looking at traditional numbers, we want to delve into more advanced stats such as Corsi and Fenwick. For those who don’t know what those numbers mean, here … 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