The Boston University men’s hockey team was ranked third in the preseason USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll, which was released Monday afternoon. The Terriers received 12 first-place votes and 438 points to place them behind Miami University (457 points) and the University of Denver (455). Three other Hockey East teams cracked the top 15 — UMass-Lowell (10th), Boston College (12th) and the University of Vermont (15th).
Welcome to The Boston Hockey Blog, the official hockey blog of The Daily Free Press. We’ll be covering everything related to the Boston University men’s hockey team, every Boston Bruins home game and a lot of BU women’s hockey. We’ll drop the puck on our coverage this Wednesday with Hockey East media day and follow up with a live blog from the Bruins’ season opener on Thursday.