The league’s top team, the Merrimack College Warriors (15-7-1, 10-3-0 Hockey East), split their two games with the fourth-place Providence College Friars (12-6-6, 7-3-5 HE) with huge implications in the PairWise this weekend.
The Boston University men’s hockey team will reportedly travel to South Bend, Indiana next season to play two games against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.
By Mark Fraenkel The month of November will feature some of the schedule’s best matchups. Here’s a look at the top storylines through the first weekend. Merrimack Sweeps BC After beating the University of Massachusetts Minutemen (5-3-1, 1-3-0 Hockey East) in overtime last Saturday night, the Merrimack College Warriors (6-3-0, […]
By Mark Fraenkel Hockey East play is now officially in full swing –– here are the recent major storylines. Lowell Bests Northeastern at Matthews UMass Lowell (4-2-0, 1-0-0 HE) came south to Boston and beat the No. 12/14 Northeastern Huskies ((3-2-1, 2-2-0 HE) 3-2 Saturday night at Matthews Arena. “Anytime […]
The 2022-23 Hockey Issue has arrived! The Boston Hockey Blog couldn’t be more excited and proud to bring back this tradition as a preview of the Terrier hockey season. https://issuu.com/dailyfreepress/docs/final_print_hockey_edition
In the weeks leading up to opening night, The Boston Hockey Blog got to sit down with Nadia Mattivi and Domenick Fensore –– the captains of the women’s and men’s hockey teams –– to discuss goals for the season, leadership styles and their journey to Comm. Ave. The complete interviews can be listened to on “Terrier Hockey Talk,” wherever you get your podcasts.
Marie-Philip Poulin has been a force to be reckoned with since lacing up her hockey skates for the first time at five years old. The Beauceville, Quebec native made a prominent mark in Terrier history while playing for the Boston University women’s hockey team from 2010 to 2015. She has also exhibited her first-class talent at every level of the sport since leaving Commonwealth Avenue, taking significant strides in the effort to grow the women’s game.
The Boston University Men’s Ice Hockey team will turn over a new leaf as they enter into the 101st season with a new head coach. The 13th person to hold that title in over 100 years, the Terrier alum will bring valuable perspective and experience to a program that is looking to restore itself to what it once was.
The past few winters on Commonwealth Avenue have looked different for Boston University’s primary athletic draw — hockey. The COVID-19 pandemic halted the 2019-2020 season ahead of the Hockey East Tournament, and the 2020-2021 campaign barred in-person fan attendance. Last winter, however, saw the 100th anniversary season of the men’s hockey program, and the start of a return to normalcy.
55 years ago, Boston University men’s hockey announcer Bernie Corbett went to his first hockey game. From that point on, he was hooked. The Stoneham, Massachusetts native’s life has been dedicated to BU Hockey. Corbett served as a student manager under the legendary coach Jack Parker while an undergraduate on Commonwealth Avenue.