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

Best of 2014-15: Top 10 photos from the season, as picked by Maya Devereaux

This year, we had the absolute pleasure of having a phenomenal photographer accompany us to most of our games. Maya Devereaux was there the whole year to capture visually what we couldn’t capture in writing — and did a phenomenal job with that. We had Maya narrow down some of her favorite pics from this … Read more Best of 2014-15: Top 10 photos from the season, as picked by Maya Devereaux

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: Ranking the top 10 games from last season

In our next installment for the “Best of 2014-15” BU hockey season recap, the Boston Hockey Blog went through the difficult task of narrowing our favorite games from last season down to 10 picks. Disagree with our list? Give your own rankings in the comment section below! And without further ado, here are our picks: … Read more Best of 2014-15: Ranking the top 10 games from last 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

TRANSCRIPT: Evan Rodrigues and Matt Grzelcyk following BU’s 3-2 win over Minnesota Duluth

Rodrigues on his first goal “At the end of practice we play games where we bat pucks up in the air and just start wacking them. So I kind of knew I had a beat on it and I’d make contact.” Grzelcyk on Evan’s game-winning goal “It was unbelievable. It’s something that he’s done quite … Read more TRANSCRIPT: Evan Rodrigues and Matt Grzelcyk following BU’s 3-2 win over Minnesota Duluth

Pluses and Minuses: Faulty penalty kill stymies Terriers against Notre Dame

The Hockey East regular-season title will have to go unclaimed for at least another week. The No. 2/3 BU men’s hockey needed either a win or a tie Saturday night against the University of Notre Dame to earn outright possession of the conference regular-season title, but ultimately came up short — dropping a 3-2 game … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Faulty penalty kill stymies Terriers against Notre Dame

Pluses and Minuses: Second line, defensemen give BU life on offense

The No. 2/3 Boston University men’s hockey team just keeps on winning, and did so again in the form of a 6-3 victory over the University of New Hampshire on Friday night at Agganis Arena. The Terriers now own the longest winning streak in the nation at seven — its longest win streak since the … Read more Pluses and Minuses: Second line, defensemen give BU life on offense