BU places 2nd in 2015-16 Hockey East media poll

The Hockey East regular season and tournament championships a season ago were not enough for the Boston University men’s hockey team to retain its titles this year, at least according to one poll. In the sixth annual Hockey East Writers and Broadcasters Association poll, BU was picked to finish second (with seven first place votes), … Read more BU places 2nd in 2015-16 Hockey East media poll

From the FreeP: Matt Grzelcyk’s return prompted by more than just unfinished business

Sarah and I were able to chat with Matt Grzelcyk last week about his decision to return for his senior season, his new assistant captains, expectations for 2015-16 and much more. Be sure to check it out! – Conor _____________________ When Boston University men’s hockey team junior captain Matt Grzelcyk announced during the team’s annual banquet … Read more From the FreeP: Matt Grzelcyk’s return prompted by more than just unfinished business

Best of 2014-15: Counting down the top 10 BU goals from the season

In our next segment for the “Best of 2014-15” BU hockey season recap, the Boston Hockey Blog decided to rank our top 10 favorite goals from the Terriers last year. Check out our list below, and feel free to share your picks in the comments as well: 10. A.J. Greer vs. North Dakota (4/9/15) GIF: BU’s … Read more Best of 2014-15: Counting down the top 10 BU goals from the season

Best of 2014-15: Ranking the top 10 Terrier assists from the season

As part of our “Best of 2014-15” segment, the Boston Hockey Blog crew is counting down some of the top plays/quotes/games from this past BU hockey season. Here is our second post, in which we rank our top 10 favorite assists from the 2014-15 campaign: 10. Matt Grzelcyk to Nikolas Olsson (3/21/15 vs. UMass Lowell) … Read more Best of 2014-15: Ranking the top 10 Terrier assists from the season

Best of 2014-15: Counting down the top 30 quotes from the season

With the 2014-15 BU hockey season now in the rearview, the Boston Hockey Blog crew will be unveiling some lists over the next week or so — looking some of our favorite moments from the past year. Here’s our first post, ranking the top 30 quotes from a wild year of BU hockey: 30.  “I don’t … Read more Best of 2014-15: Counting down the top 30 quotes from the season

2015-16 captains announced, team awards presented at Friends of Hockey Banquet

Boston University men’s hockey coach David Quinn announced junior captain Matt Grzelcyk will serve as the Boston University men’s hockey captain for 2015-16, while freshman forward Jack Eichel, junior forward Danny O’Regan and junior forward Matt Lane were named 2015-16 assistant captains at the 52nd annual Friends of BU Hockey Banquet on Friday evening at … Read more 2015-16 captains announced, team awards presented at Friends of Hockey Banquet

Pluses and Minuses: BU ends Beanpot losing streak, advances to tournament final

It might’ve felt like an eternity. In fact, it was 1,093 days. But at long last, the losing streak is over. The No. 2/3 Boston University men’s hockey team overcame a two-goal deficit and record-breaking goaltending performance to dispatch No. 4/6 Harvard University, 4-3, in double overtime in the Beanpot semifinal at TD Garden. Sixty-seven shots … Read more Pluses and Minuses: BU ends Beanpot losing streak, advances to tournament final

Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers trounce Wisconsin to close out weekend trip

MADISON, Wisconsin — No late-game deflections were needed this time for the No. 2 Boston University men’s hockey team. Behind freshman forward Jack Eichel’s four points, the Terriers (12-3-4, 7-1-2 Hockey East) cruised to a 6-1 victory over the University of Wisconsin on Saturday at the Kohl Center. A new-look first line composed of Eichel, senior … Read more Pluses and Minuses: No. 2 Terriers trounce Wisconsin to close out weekend trip