Notre Dame officially joins Hockey East

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff The University of Notre Dame, in a joint press conference with Hockey East and Boston University representatives, officially announced today that the Irish will join Hockey East beginning during the 2013-14 season. The announcement comes as no surprise to many of those familiar with the situation after months of speculation and … Read more Notre Dame officially joins Hockey East

Women’s hockey star Marie-Philip Poulin out until Christmas

By Meredith Perri/DFP Staff The Boston University women’s hockey team has suffered a major loss as sophomore forward Marie-Philip Poulin will likely be out until around Christmas with an abdominal injury that she suffered this weekend, a team spokesperson said on Monday. “We’re all sad for Marie-Philip,” said BU coach Brian Durocher. “We all wish … Read more Women’s hockey star Marie-Philip Poulin out until Christmas

From the Freep: Freshmen impress in collegiate debut

By Tim Healey/DFP Staff While the No. 10/6 Boston University men’s hockey team made the St. Francis Xavier X-Men look like real superheroes during most of a 6-4 loss Saturday night, a few of the younger Terriers showed some of their powers as well, albeit they weren’t quite super. In their first time suiting up … Read more From the Freep: Freshmen impress in collegiate debut

From the Freep: Mortals no match for mutants

By Arielle Aronson/DFP Staff In an exhibition game that morphed from a blowout to a tense affair because of four third period Terrier goals, the Boston University men’s ice hockey team fell to St. Francis Xavier University, 6-4, at Agganis Arena Saturday night. The Terriers struggled immensely on special teams, giving up two short-handed goals, … Read more From the Freep: Mortals no match for mutants