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 Odds and Ends: BU crushes UMass in Hockey East opener

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

Live blog: No. 15/20 BU vs. UMass Amherst

Time/location: 7 p.m., Mullins Center Game Preview BU Lines Ahti Oksanen – Jack Eichel – Danny O’Regan Evan Rodrigues – Robbie Baillargeon – Cason Hohmann A.J. Greer – Matt Lane – Nikolas Olsson Chase Phelps – Nick Roberto – J.J. Piccinich Matt Grzelcyk – John MacLeod Brandon Fortunato – Brandon Hickey Brien Diffley – Doyle Somerby … Read more Live blog: No. 15/20 BU vs. UMass Amherst

Odds and Ends: BU defeats St. Thomas in exhibition game

The Boston University men’s hockey team walked away with a 12-1 over St. Thomas University on Saturday night. On the strength of junior forward Ahti Oksanen’s four goals, BU’s offense made things look easy from the outset. Here’s a little bit of what happened in the game and some other news in the world of college … Read more Odds and Ends: BU defeats St. Thomas in exhibition game

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

Live blog: No. 20 BU vs. St. Thomas University (exhibition)

Time/location: 4 p.m., Agganis Arena Game Preview BU Lines Ahti Oksanen — Jack Eichel — Evan Rodrigues A.J. Greer — Cason Hohmann — J.J. Piccinich Nikolas Olsson — Robbie Baillargeon — Nick Roberto Chase Phelps — Mike Moran — Kevin Duane Matt Grzelcyk — John MacLeod Brandon Fortunato — Brandon Hickey Brien Diffley Matt O’Connor … Read more Live blog: No. 20 BU vs. St. Thomas University (exhibition)

Local elite ’00 prospect Jake Wise commits to BU

North Andover product Jake Wise has committed to play for the Boston University men’s hockey team, according to multiple reports. The ’00-born freshman out of Central Catholic is widely regarded as an elite prospect, and has even drawn comparisons to another elite BU recruit. “He is a really dominant player, and has been for some … Read more Local elite ’00 prospect Jake Wise commits to BU