Drew Commesso discusses NTDP, NHL draft prep prior to first season at BU

In 2016, goaltender Jake Oettinger joined the Terriers from the U.S. National Team Development Program (NTDP), the elite youth hockey program based in Plymouth, Michigan dedicated to finding and developing the best U-17 and U-18 players in America. Oettinger then starred at BU for three seasons, leaving large shoes to fill upon his departure in … Read more Drew Commesso discusses NTDP, NHL draft prep prior to first season at BU

Terriers in NHL devlopment camps

Now that the NHL draft is over with, now comes time for NHL development camps. Below you will find the list of Terriers who are in the camps. Buffalo Sabres Defenseman Brandon Hickey Graduate transfer forward Max Willman Chicago Blackhawks Junior defenseman Chad Krys Freshman forward Jake Wise Colorado Avalanche Sophomore forward Shane Bowers Dallas … Read more Terriers in NHL devlopment camps

NHL draft preview: What BU men’s hockey fans can expect

Boston University hockey fans have reason to tune into the NHL Draft when it begins on June 22 in Dallas. After a successful freshman campaign with the Terriers, forward Brady Tkachuk is expected to go as high as third overall and is the second-ranked North American skater in the draft according to NHL.com. Tkachuk has … Read more NHL draft preview: What BU men’s hockey fans can expect

No. 13 men’s hockey to take on No. 10 Michigan in NCAA Northeast Regional final

It certainly has been a tale of two seasons for the No. 13 Boston University men’s hockey team — and it is not over yet. After facing off against No. 4 Cornell University 3-1 Saturday afternoon in the NCAA Northeast Regional semifinals at the DCU Center in Worcester, the Terriers (22-13-4, 12-8-4 Hockey East) downed … Read more No. 13 men’s hockey to take on No. 10 Michigan in NCAA Northeast Regional final

No. 18 men’s hockey set for No. 9 Providence in Hockey East championship

It’s been three years since the No. 18 Boston University men’s hockey team faced No. 9 Providence College at TD Garden. In that game, the Friars (23-10-4, 13-7-4 Hockey East) overcame Hobey Baker Memorial Award winner Jack Eichel and downed BU (20-13-4, 12-8-4 Hockey East) to take home the school’s first national championship. For the … Read more No. 18 men’s hockey set for No. 9 Providence in Hockey East championship

Multiple Terriers to play in World Junior Championship, Hickey to play in Spengler Cup

Although the Boston University men’s hockey team will not return to action until the first weekend of the new year, some Terriers will be wearing the jersey of their respective country over the break. Freshman forward Brady Tkachuk, sophomores goaltender Jake Oettinger and forward Patrick Harper will represent Team USA in the World Junior Championship … Read more Multiple Terriers to play in World Junior Championship, Hickey to play in Spengler Cup

2018 World Junior Championships preliminary rosters announced, 5 BU players named

The United States, Canada and Finland 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship preliminary rosters were announced earlier this week. Five players from the Boston University men’s hockey team – some returning and some new – saw their names on the rosters among many other young hockey players who hope to represent their home countries in Buffalo, … Read more 2018 World Junior Championships preliminary rosters announced, 5 BU players named

Weekend Roundup: Maine Series

The No. 18 Boston University men’s hockey team picked up another two points this weekend in its road series against the University of Maine. The Terriers are currently tied for fourth place in Hockey East alongside No. 10 Providence College. On Friday night at the Alfond Arena, redshirt sophomore goaltender Max Prawdzik made his second collegiate … Read more Weekend Roundup: Maine Series

INFOGRAPHIC: extended

After last Saturday’s win against the No. 11 University of New Hampshire, the No. 18 Boston University men’s hockey team has officially made it through the first third of its 36 regular-game season. The Boston Hockey Blog decided to compile an infographic on the team’s progress so far. We’ve also elaborated on some of the information … Read more INFOGRAPHIC: extended

Weekend Roundup: Northeastern and UNH

Once again, the No. 15 Boston University men’s hockey team went into the weekend looking for four Hockey East conference points and emerged with two. However, over the past two weekends, the Terriers’ performance has been solid on Friday and poor on Saturday. The opposite occurred this weekend as BU fell 6-1 to No. 13 Northeastern … Read more Weekend Roundup: Northeastern and UNH