Wild
February 14
Beginning to believe: Win over Czechs gave 1980 U.S. hockey team hope for medal round

Beginning to believe: Win over Czechs gave 1980 U.S. hockey team hope for medal round

Team USA's first win at the 1980 Winter Olympics came in convincing fashion, and soon whispers became actual conversations: could the Americans advance?
Puck Drop
February 13
Edina vs. Wayzata for state: Babysitter meets a foe she once watched

Edina vs. Wayzata for state: Babysitter meets a foe she once watched

Sami Reber, who has led Edina to three straight state titles, will face Taylor Williamson, a first-year coach for Wayzata, in the section finals at the Parade Ice Garden tonight.
Wild
February 12
1980 Team USA earned unlikely tie in first taste of real competition

1980 Team USA earned unlikely tie in first taste of real competition

The team's path toward its miracle began 40 years ago Wednesday, a 2-2 tie with Sweden in a game that afterward felt just as good as a win
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February 11
New book "Tourney Time" captures the essence of Minnesota's crown jewel hockey event

New book "Tourney Time" captures the essence of Minnesota's crown jewel hockey event

The authors, both with connections to the Star Tribune, went behind-the-scenes to tell the boys' state hockey tournament's stories in vivid detail.
Duluth
February 10
Jack O'Callahan, left, and Mark Pavelich of the 1980 U.S. ice hockey team talked during the "Relive the Miracle" reunion at Herb Brooks Arena on Satur

Family hopes Olympic hockey player Pavelich's story helps others

He was once an American sports hero, a high-flying playmaker from Minnesota's Iron Range who competed with the best hockey players in the world. Now, his fall has been heartbreaking for his family and friends to see.
Puck Drop
February 7
Final exhibition for 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team was a big flop on a big stage

Final exhibition for 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team was a big flop on a big stage

Second in a series of occasional posts looking back 40 years to the Miracle on Ice.
Duluth
February 6
Carli Christensen worked on classwork in a small study lounge overlooking the newly renovated University of Minnesota Duluth ice rink on Monday. Two y

University of Minnesota Duluth recreational ice rink reopens after two years

The recreational rink needed $3.6 million in work.
Wild
February 5
United States Olympic hockey coach Herb Brooks, speaks to members of the team during a break in practice

1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team took long, tiring road to Lake Placid

Before the start of the 1980 Olympic Games in Lake Placid, N.Y., Team USA played a 60-game build-up at arenas from Madison Square Garden to Minnesota's Iron Range.
Local
January 24
The Waseca Bluejays wearing jerseys honoring wounded police officer Arik Matson.

High school league says Waseca can't wear jersey honoring wounded officer

The garment can be worn at practice, but not during actual games, league says.
Local
January 23
Marshall “Turbo” Bader, 9, of Boy River, Minn., died in a farm accident. He was an avid hockey player and he’s being honored with hockey sticks

The State of Hockey honors a young player who died in farm accident

Hockey sticks are being placed outside homes across the state in honor of 9-year-old Marshall "Turbo" Bader.
Puck Drop
January 16
Doug Woog named Hockey Legacy Award recipient

Doug Woog named Hockey Legacy Award recipient

The late Gophers coach was honored for his years of service to hockey.
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January 16
Hockey Day Minnesota: What to watch; how to watch

Hockey Day Minnesota: What to watch; how to watch

FSN's 16 hours of coverage includes five games and a variety of hockey stories.
Puck Drop
January 15
Hockey Day Minnesota conjures memories both frozen and fun

Hockey Day Minnesota conjures memories both frozen and fun

A creation of Fox Sports North and the Minnesota Wild to showcase the sport, Hockey Day Minnesota drops the puck for its 14th time -- this one a three-day event outdoors at Parade Stadium on the western edge of downtown Minneapolis.
Puck Drop
January 10

Cottage Grove peewee dazzles with lacrosse-style goal

Thirteen-year-old Jackson Rudh imitated NHL star's Andrei Svechnikov, successfully, in a recent game at Cottage Grove Arena.
Puck Drop
January 9

Lights, camera, hockey action! Two local filmmakers do it all "4 The Love of Puck"

Directors and producers Adam Howard and Casimir Semlak, former Mounds View High School hockey players, have chronicled hockey's culture from Europe to California to St. Paul.
Puck Drop
January 3
Goalie Skylar Vetter of Lakeville led Team USA onto the ice for the gold medal game against Canada in the Under-18 Women's World Championship. Vetter

Team USA's under-18 women's world championship comes with big assist from Minnesota

Minnetonka's Maggie Nicholson had the assist on the winning goal in Team USA's thrilling, 2-1 overtime win over Canada, and Lakeville's Skylar Vetter made 31 saves. The team, which had 12 players with Minnesota ties, was coached by Minnesota Duluth's Maura Crowell.
Gophers
December 31, 2019

MSU Mankato rebounds for 2-0 win over Bemidji State in Mariucci Classic

The Mavericks, drubbed 7-2 by St. Cloud State in the all-Minnesota tournament on Saturday, were engaged from the get-go
Gophers
December 31, 2019
Minnesota's Sammy Walker, left, celebrated his second period goal, the first of the game, with teammate Ben Meyers (39)

Quick-strike Gophers shut down St. Cloud State to win Mariucci Classic

Goals by Sammy Walker, Tyler Nanne and Bryce Brodzinski in a span of 1 minute, 40 seconds in the second period helped the Gophers claim the championship
Gophers
December 31, 2019
Plenty of hockey memories were on display during a celebration of life public gathering for Gophers legend Doug Woog

Woog remembered for 'dignity and respect' at celebration of life

Former players, teammates, friends, family and a former governor on Sunday saluted former Gophers coach Doug Woog, who died Dec. 14.
Puck Drop
December 31, 2019
Brannon McManus, left, and tournament MVP Jack LaFontaine celebrated after the Gophers defeated St. Cloud State 4-1 on Sunday to win the Mariucci Clas

Gophers men's hockey team hopes Mariucci Classic title can be a second-half springboard

Coach Bob Motzko's team had back-to-back strong efforts to win the all-Minnesota tournament. Now the team's challenge is to sustain that good play.

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