Gophers
September 11
Wisconsin, led by goalie Kristen Campbell, and the Gophers battled throughout the 2018-19 season, with Minnesota winning the WCHA regular-season title

Wisconsin, Gophers are top two picks in WCHA Women's League

The conference will feature change this season, with the addition of three-on-three overtime and talk of future expansion.
Gophers
September 11
Gophers men's hockey coach held a media session on Tuesday after his team's first skils instruction session.

Motzko impressed as Gophers hit the ice for first time

'It was a real good first day,' Bob Motzko said after Tuesday's one-hour session. Coaches can have up to four hours per week with their team for on-ice skills instruction before full practices begin in October.
Puck Drop
September 11
Video: John Legend addresses Gophers after Fresno State victory

Video: John Legend addresses Gophers after Fresno State victory

The singer/song-writer paid a visit to Minnesota's locker room following the double-overtime victory last weekend.
Gophers
September 6
Jack Blatherwick, shown in 1985, received a national hockey honor Friday that has gone to the likes of Herb Brooks, John Mariucci, John Mayasich, Phil

Former Brooks assistant Blatherwick receives national hockey award

Jack Blatherwick, a longtime Minnesota high school coach, received the 2019 Lester Patrick Award for outstanding service to hockey.
Puck Drop
September 6
St. Cloud Cathedral defenseman Nate Warner, celebrating a goal in the 2019 state tournament, is one of seven players committed to the Gophers who'll p

Need some hockey? Elite prep fall league begins play Saturday

The Upper Midwest High School Elite League begins its eight-week run on Saturday, giving additional development opportunities to the best prep hockey players in Minnesota and neighboring states.
Gophers
September 4
Krissy Wendell practiced with the Wild in 2017 as part of Minnesota Wild Girls Hockey Weekend.

Former Gophers and Olympic star Wendell picked for U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame

Krissy Wendell, one of the most-decorated players in Minnesota history, will be one of five 2019 inductees into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, USA Hockey announced Wednesday.
Gophers
September 3
Gophers defender Sydney Baldwin, front, skated against St. Cloud State in a 2018 game.

Whitecaps sign former Gophers standout Sydney Baldwin

The defender spent last season in Austria after earning All-America honors at Minnesota and leading Minnetonka to three state championships.
Wild
September 2
Wild coach Bruce Boudreau

Wild's Boudreau at the fair: 'I think we're going to surprise a lot of teams'

Bruce Boudreau stopped by the Star Tribune Stage at the Minnesota State Fair on Tuesday and expressed optimism for the upcoming season despite the Wild coming off its first playoff miss in seven years.
Gophers
August 30
Gophers men's hockey coach Bob Motzko.

Juggling hockey opponents a challenge for U coach Motzko

With a limited number of nonconference dates on the men's hockey schedule, Gophers men's hockey coach Bob Motzko must choose his opponents carefully.
Duluth
August 22
Mark Pavelich

Attack on neighbor puts 'Miracle on Ice' skater Pavelich in jail; family suspects CTE

Mark Pavelich's sister says his aggression is uncharacteristic and may be related to head injuries suffered on the ice, including during his career in the National Hockey League.
Wild
August 22
Bill Guerin addressed the media in 2013 before his induction into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame in Detroit.

Wild tabs 'passionate' Guerin as new general manager

Bill Guerin, 48, spent the past eight years with the Penguins — three as player development coach, beginning in 2011, and the past five as assistant to general manager Jim Rutherford.
Duluth
August 21

U.S. Olympic hockey player Jack Petroske dies at 84

Helping the United States team earn the silver medal at the Games in 1956 in Italy, Petroske made an impression on and off the ice.
Wild
August 21
Bill Guerin won two Stanley Cups as a player, the first with the New Jersey Devils in 1995.

Minnesota-based ex-teammates sing praises of new Wild GM

Tom Chorske, Ben Hankinson and Chris McAlpine all played with Bill Guerin for the New Jersey Devils in the 1990s. They applaud the Wild's decision.
Puck Drop
August 21
NHL players in Da Beauty League formed a tunnel for on-ice introductions of Minnesota Special Hockey players during the Unified Showcase on Monday, Au

All smiles when Da Beauty League, Minnesota Special Hockey unite

NHL stars took time to play some hockey with teams from Minnesota Special Hockey in the Unified Showcase. "They have the brightest smiles and are so fun to be around,'' Nick Bjugstad said.
Wild
August 20
Zach Parise talked with reporters April 9 after the Wild season ended.

Parise shocked by firing of Wild's GM, wonders what's ahead for team

Zach Parise says he's looking forward to seeing who will be chosen to replace Paul Fenton and the direction the new leadership will take the Wild after last season's struggles.
Wild
August 15
Jim Bowers belted out the national anthem at the last North Stars home game at Met Center on April 13, 1993.

North Stars' beloved national anthem singer Jim Bowers dies at 84

Jim Bowers' operatic voice thrilled North Stars fans.
Gophers
August 15
Abbey Murphy, USA Hockey

U.S. women's select teams score victories over Canada

The U.S. under-18 squad used a late comeback and OT goal to even their series, while the under-22 team surged late to move to 2-0.
Gophers
August 14
The Gophers' Grace Zumwinkle is one of 12 players with Minnesota ties on Team USA's Under-22 Select team for its three-game series against Canada.

Minnesotans dominate U-18, U-22 women's hockey teams for series vs. Canada

Both the U.S. under-18 and under-22 select teams have 12 players with Minnesota ties. Each three-game series starts Wednesday in Lake Placid, N.Y.
Puck Drop
August 13
McClanahan of 'Miracle on Ice' fame takes Blake boys' hockey job

McClanahan of 'Miracle on Ice' fame takes Blake boys' hockey job

Rob McClanahan was elevated from assistant coach after Greg May resigned as Blake's head coach to become director of operations for the University of Minnesota men's hockey team.
Wild
August 13

Whitecaps sign former Bemidji State standout

Stephanie Anderson, a forward from North St. Paul, spent the past two seasons playing for Chinese teams in the now-defunct Canadian Women's Hockey League.

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