Odds and ends: Polls, Hockey East Media Day and more

This season, we’re going to try something new. We’re starting a series of articles called “Odds and Ends,” which is exactly what it sounds like — various links, tweets, videos and anything else related to Boston University hockey or college hockey in general that we think might interest you. Until the season starts, these posts … Read moreOdds and ends: Polls, Hockey East Media Day and more

BU picked 3rd in preseason Hockey East media poll

The Hockey East Writers and Broadcasters Association released the results of its media poll Sunday afternoon, which included its preseason conference rankings and all-conference team. The Boston University men’s hockey team was selected to finish third in Hockey East, with two first-place votes. Votes were placed by print and broadcast media covering each of the … Read moreBU picked 3rd in preseason Hockey East media poll

Welcome!

Hi Boston Hockey Blog readers, Welcome to the new and improved Boston Hockey Blog. We hope to use this redesign as an opportunity to bring you an in-depth and interactive reading experience. Additionally, we’d like to introduce ourselves, since we’re an entirely new beat this year. The three of us all have editorial experience at … Read moreWelcome!

Terriers snag another recruit in ’99 D David Farrance

By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff It didn’t take long for the Boston University men’s ice hockey team to add another promising recruit to its program, as the Terriers have reportedly received a commitment from ’99-born defenseman David Farrance. The news comes the same day as Patrick Harper’s announcement of his commitment to BU. The Victor, New … Read moreTerriers snag another recruit in ’99 D David Farrance

Terriers add ’98-born recruit Patrick Harper

By Andrew Battifarano/DFP Staff The Boston University men’s hockey team may have its roster in place for the 2014-15 season, but the Terriers continue to add players for the future. Forward Patrick Harper announced on his Twitter account Friday morning that he has committed to the school, joining forwards Clayton Keller, Kieffer Bellows and Hank Crone … Read moreTerriers add ’98-born recruit Patrick Harper

O’Connell looks to guide men’s hockey back to winning ways

FILE PHOTO/DEREK GEE O’Connell captured four Beanpotchampionships during his tenure with the Terriers from 1995-99. By Conor Ryan/DFP Staff After more than a decade away, Albie O’Connell has finally returned to Commonwealth Avenue. The former Boston University men’s hockey team captain joined the Terriers in April as an assistant coach for the 2014-15 season, completing … Read moreO’Connell looks to guide men’s hockey back to winning ways

Men’s hockey adds 4 additional freshmen to complete 2014-15 roster

MICHELLE JAY/FILE PHOTOBoston University men’s hockey head coach David Quinn will welcome four additional freshmen to his team for the 2014-15 campaign. By Conor Ryan & Andrew Battifarano/DFP Staff With a little over a month until the start of the 2014-15 regular season, the Boston University men’s hockey team has finally put the finishing touches on … Read moreMen’s hockey adds 4 additional freshmen to complete 2014-15 roster