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April 11, 2014
Boston College's Gaudreau wins Hobey Baker Award
A year after being passed over, Johnny Gaudreau was announced as the winner of the 2014 Hobey Baker Award on Friday night.

April 10, 2014
Frozen Four: Union holds off BC for first title shot
Three hundred and seventy-six days later, Union took Boston College's sticks again.

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BC targets revenge against red-hot Union in national semis
The Boston College Eagles are hoping revenge turns out to actually be a dish best served frozen.

March 30, 2014
Boston College bends, then bounces back
All year long, it has been a rarity to see Boston College face adversity.

March 30, 2014
BC 4, UMass-Lowell 3: Eagles headed to Frozen Four
Freshman Ian McCoshen scored the game-winner as BC earned its 24th Frozen Four appearance, and its sixth since 2006.

March 30, 2014
Ever-steady River Hawks move on to regional final
UMass-Lowell's calm confidence was on display in a wildly entertaining win over Minnesota State Saturday night.

March 29, 2014
UMass-Lowell 2, Minnesota State 1: River Hawks hang on
Joe Pendenza's shorthanded goal put the River Hawks ahead early, and they held on to advance to Sunday's regional final.

March 29, 2014
BC's Gaudreau, Hayes, and Arnold wipe the slate clean
They had 13 days to think about March 16, and it showed.

March 29, 2014
Boston College 6, Denver 2: Gaudreau does the trick
Johnny Gaudreau scored the first hat trick of his career and his line accounted for all the scoring in a runaway victory.

March 24, 2014
NCAA Tournament: Five alive from New England
BC, Providence, Quinnipiac, UMass-Lowell and Vermont are all part of the 16-team NCAA field which starts play this weekend.

March 23, 2014
In final, River Hawks show they're a tournament team
The names are not the ones everyone talks about.

March 22, 2014
UMass-Lowell 4, New Hampshire 0: River Hawk repeat
UMass-Lowell scored two goals in the first period and never looked back in winning its second straight Hockey East title.

March 22, 2014
UNH's Goumas keeps season, career alive with big night
Kevin Goumas can see the finish line. He’d do anything he can not to cross it just yet.

March 22, 2014
UNH 3, Providence 1: Wildcats find their way back to title game
Two goals from Kevin Goumas led New Hampshire back to the Hockey East championship for the first time since 2007.

March 21, 2014
River Hawks' stalwart defense leads the way past Irish
Two games in which UMass-Lowell takes an early lead, two victories, two teams eliminated from the Hockey East playoffs.

March 21, 2014
UMass-Lowell 4, Notre Dame 0: River Hawks march on
Connor Hellebuyck made 35 saves in a record-breaking shutout as Lowell dominated Notre Dame in the Hockey East semifinals.

March 17, 2014
College Wraparound: BC stunned by Irish in Game 3
Boston College will miss the Hockey East semifinals for the first time in a decade after Notre Dame won their quarterfinal series.

March 16, 2014
College Wraparound: Gaudreau makes history, keeps Eagles kicking
Johnny Gaudreau continued his magical season Saturday, and just when his Boston College Eagles needed it most.

March 15, 2014
College Wraparound: Irish jump all over Boston College
For the second time in three weeks, the Holy War returned to Kelley Rink and the visitors were victors. This time, it wasn't a contest.

March 14, 2014
Hockey East Journal: An even eight
Five months of hockey come down to this.

March 11, 2014
From NEHJ: Pride in the jersey
Williston’s Massar contributes to Vermont’s climb back to respectability.

March 9, 2014
College Wraparound: BU's season ends in South Bend
Notre Dame's 3-2 victory eliminates the Terriers from the Hockey East tournament.

March 8, 2014
College Wraparound: Brickley, UVM punch ticket for quarters
The 30th Hockey East Tournament started with a bang on Friday night at Gutterson Fieldhouse.

March 7, 2014
Hockey East Journal: Parker's number has Terriers dialed in
It was a night to remember in a year to forget.

March 5, 2014
Captain Clutch: Brown steers BC to fifth straight Beanpot
Some players earn the captain’s ‘C’ on their sweater by being the most visible member of a team. Then there are players like BC's Patrick Brown.

March 2, 2014
College Wraparound: Terriers spoil Huskies' weekend
NU needed one point out of the weekend series to earn home ice in the Hockey East quarterfinals, but will have to settle for the fifth seed.

March 1, 2014
College Wraparound: Gensler sets Atlantic scoring record
Bentley senior Brett Gensler had a goal and an assist to become the Atlantic Hockey all-time scoring leader Saturday night.

February 28, 2014
Hockey East: Last-place Warriors still have hope
With every Hockey East team guaranteed at least one round of postseason play, Merrimack’s season does not end this weekend, regardless of the results.

February 28, 2014
Gillies among local candidates for Mike Richter Award
Five goaltenders from New England schools were named candidates for the inaugural Mike Richter Award on Friday.

February 26, 2014
Hangin' Out With: BC defenseman Steve Santini
The Eagles' freshman blueliner dishes on Will Ferrell, Entourage, Cityside Restaurant and more.

February 23, 2014
College Wraparound: Roy helps Huskies bury Black Bears
Kevin Roy tied a career high with four assists in Northeastern's 4-3 win over Maine Saturday.

February 21, 2014
College Wraparound: Top ten battle goes to Eagles
Despite having the best defense in college hockey, No. 7 UMass Lowell was no match for top-ranked BC in a 3-0 contest at Kelley Rink Friday.

February 21, 2014
Hockey East: BC coach Brown relives Olympic memories
Two-time Olympian Greg Brown (Southborough, Mass.) reflects on his time among the international elite.

February 18, 2014
UNH's van Riemsdyk keeping tabs on Olympian brother
While UNH is focused on a playoff drive, Trevor van Riemsdyk has one eye turned to Sochi and his big brother, James.

February 15, 2014
College Wraparound: BC clinches Hockey East's top spot
Top-ranked Boston College clinched the Hockey East regular season title for the 13th time ever with Saturday's win at Vermont.

February 15, 2014
Original Six: Northeast's Hobey Baker hopefuls
With all the region’s success thus far, its crop of Hobey Baker Award candidates is very deep. Here are six to watch as the season winds down.

February 14, 2014
College Wraparound: Eagles continue to win at UVM
UVM jumped off to a fast start and then scored late in regulation, but the No. 1 BC Eagles earned a 4-3 victory at Gutterson Field House.

February 14, 2014
Hockey East: Randall relishes long-awaited Wildcat debut
When Ryan Randall heard his name called during breakfast at Holloway Commons Saturday morning, he quietly pumped his fist – nothing showy, just a little moment of celebration for a guy who’s earned it.

February 12, 2014
From NEHJ: New heroes crowned during Fenway frenzy
In the shadow of the Monster, these players staked a claim to Frozen lore.

February 11, 2014
Beanpot 2014: Eagles soar on more than just talent
The numbers are staggering. The plays are eye-popping. The talent is nearly unparalleled.

February 11, 2014
Beanpot 2014: Huskies nearly had it
Countless squandered scoring chances Monday squashed Northeastern's bid to put an end to their Beanpot drought.

February 11, 2014
BC maintains Beanpot supremacy with win over NU
The Beanpot Trophy belongs to the Eagles for the fifth year in a row, as they pulled away late in a 4-1 win over the Huskies in Monday's championship.

February 10, 2014
BU bottoms out at Beanpot again
After falling behind early, Harvard scored six goals in the final two periods, defeating the Terriers by a final of 6-2 in the Beanpot consolation game.

February 10, 2014
Huskies look to stand in BC's way of fifth straight Beanpot
If Northeastern hopes to win the Beanpot for the first time since 1988, they'll have to defeat the four-time reigning champs of the tournament.

February 8, 2014
College Wraparound: UVM finishes big road sweep
In Hockey East play at Whittemore Center, the Vermont Catamounts finished off a crucial road sweep of UNH with a 2-1 win Saturday night.

February 7, 2014
College Wraparound: Arnold's hat trick downs Warriors
On Friday night at Kelley Rink, BC was certainly not caught in the pre-Beanpot trap as it dispatched the Merrimack Warriors.

February 7, 2014
Hockey East Journal: Role players delivering for BC
Contributions from the less-heralded Eagles, such as sophomore Brendan Silk (Wakefield, Mass.), will be key for Boston College.

February 4, 2014
Beanpot 2014: BC's Demko earns high praise on a big night
After one of the best performances of Thatcher Demko's young career, coach Jerry York compared him to a BC goaltending great.

February 4, 2014
A little luck would've gone a long way for the Terriers
BU coach David Quinn said you need to play thorough, get great goaltending and have a little luck to beat BC. Two out of three wasn't good enough.

February 3, 2014
Eagles survive thrilling Beanpot nightcap against rival BU
A 3-1 Eagle win in the nightcap of Monday's Beanpot doubleheader set up Boston College vs. Northeastern in next week's title game once again.

February 3, 2014
Freshmen carry Northeastern into Beanpot final
In their first Beanot game, NU's freshmen continued their stellar season, combining for eight points in a 6-0 win over Harvard.

February 3, 2014
Huskies hang six on Harvard in Beanpot opener
Northeastern scored two goals in each period, steadily building to an eventual 6-0 victory over the Crimson in their Beanpot semifinal matchup.

February 1, 2014
College Wraparound: Lowell finishes sweep of Valley rival
On Saturday night at Lawler Arena, UMass Lowell finished off a weekend sweep of their Merrimack Valley rivals with an impressive 4-0 win.

February 1, 2014
From NEHJ: Huskies poised to end 25-year Beanpot drought
Jim Madigan knows what happens when you win a Beanpot at Northeastern. That's what he wants for his players now.

January 31, 2014
Terriers end slump, aims to rediscover winning ways
Two months is an awfully long time to wait. That's about how long Boston University went between victories.

January 28, 2014
Eagles' quest for fifth straight Beanpot opens Monday
The 62nd annual Beanpot Tournament commences Monday night at TD Garden and the Boston College Eagles will look to make it five consecutive titles.

January 25, 2014
College Wraparound: River Hawks all over Providence
UMass Lowell responded to a Friday night loss in a big way, trumping the visiting Friars at Tsongas Center.

January 24, 2014
College Wraparound: BU finds way to skid-snapping win
BU snapped out of its recent funk with two crucial Hockey East points at Agganis Arena on Friday night.

January 24, 2014
Hockey East Journal: Net gains helping Vermont's climb
Vermont is a clearly improved team in 2013-14, thanks in part to the emergence of freshman goaltender Mike Santaguida

January 21, 2014
College Wraparound: BC earns Tuesday win at Merrimack
On a snowy Tuesday night, the second-ranked Boston College Eagles racked in two more Hockey East points at Merrimack.

January 19, 2014
College Wraparound: Catamounts coast to win
No league points were on the line, but Vermont put their best effort forward in a victory over the surging Huskies.

January 18, 2014
College Wraparound: BC win keeps rival BU in road rut
Joshua Kummins recaps Friday's action, including the Eagles' 6-4 win over the Terriers at Kelley Rink.

January 17, 2014
After down year, Pimm back on point for Huskies
It took NU's Braden Pimm 31 games to reach his 6-11–17 totals last season. After just 22 games this year, he’s scored 14 goals and 24 points.

January 15, 2014
Risin' Friar: Providence's ascension hinges on goalie Gillies
Has Providence College goalie Jon Gillies (South Portland, Maine) changed the balance of power in Hockey East?

January 11, 2014
Maine shrugs off rain in blowout win over BU
A first period rain delay didn't disrupt the Black Bears, who scored three power-play goals en route to a 7-3 victory over the Terriers at Fenway.

January 11, 2014
Pouring rain forces Northeastern, UML to play it simple
The Huskies and River Hawks had to contend not only with each other, but with some challenging conditions on a warm and rainy day at Fenway.

January 11, 2014
Huskies stay hot with win at Fenway over River Hawks
Northeastern cruised to a 4-1 victory over UMass-Lowell Saturday, running their record over the last eight games to 5-1-2.

January 11, 2014
College Wraparound: BC tops Providence in marquee clash
No. 4 Boston College scored three times in the third period to beat No. 6 Providence 5-2 score in the first meeting of the season between the two teams.

January 10, 2014
Hockey East Journal: Time for a Fenway freeze-out
Outdoor hockey, especially at Fenway Park, is a fantastic spectacle for television, but beyond sightseeing, it just isn’t that great an experience.

January 9, 2014
Quinn: BU's battle level not where it needs to be
Dartmouth improved to 3-11-2 on the year with a 4-2 victory over the Terriers, whose coach was none too happy with their performance.

January 6, 2014
BC trio makes its mark in Fenway encore
Bill Arnold (Needham, Mass.), Kevin Hayes (Dorchester, Mass.) and Johnny Gaudreau got a second spin at Fenway - and they made it count.

January 5, 2014
BC's Silk finds goal at end of road to Fenway
Brendan Silk (Wakefield, Mass.) can now add a goal to his treasure trove of Fenway memories.

January 5, 2014
Faithful fans braved the elements to soak in Frozen Fenway
Frigid temperatures couldn't keep hockey fans from showing up to cheer on their favorite Hockey East squads at America's most beloved ballpark.

January 5, 2014
Fighting Irish make push, but Eagles hang on for victory
After taking a 2-0 lead and seeming poised for a runaway win, Boston College narrowly escaped a back-and-forth battle with Notre Dame.

January 4, 2014
Merrimack's Collins savors Fenway spotlight
Warriors forward Mike Collins said his big moment at Fenway Park hadn't sunken in yet after the game, and that it might take "a couple years" to fully appreciate it.

January 4, 2014
Merrimack, Providence College fit to be tied at Fenway
The Warriors and Friars could only muster a goal apiece Saturday, finishing with a 1-1 tie in the first Hockey East game of Frozen Fenway 2014.

January 3, 2014
Hockey East Journal: Big-time battles at the ballpark
Providence, Merrimack, Notre Dame and Boston College bring Hockey East back to Fenway Park on Saturday.

December 31, 2013
College Wraparound: Friars end calendar year on sour note
Providence College fell to Air Force in the championship game of the 25th annual Ledyard National Bank Classic.

December 30, 2013
College Wraparound: Vermont captures Catamount Cup
For the University of Vermont Catamounts (10-6-1), the quest to win their own tournament prize once again was successful on Sunday night.

December 28, 2013
College Wraparound: Eagles roll in return to action
The No. 7 Boston College Eagles (11-4-2, 6-1-1 Hockey East) got the second half of the season off to an impressive start.

December 20, 2013
College Wraparound: Providence caps first half with win
In the only game of the night, and the last men's game before the Christmas break, Providence beat Army 4-1.

December 20, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Midseason awards for Gaudreau, Gendron
The Christmas break marks the unofficial halfway point of the season, so it’s a fine time to dish out a few entirely unofficial awards.

December 18, 2013
College Wraparound: Huskies go to Gutterson, blank UVM
NU was heavily out-chanced but scored a goal in each period to down the host Vermont Catamounts Tuesday night.

December 17, 2013
From NEHJ: Gendron brings winning vision back to Orono
The second time Brice O’Connor met Red Gendron, he thought his new coach was kidding around.

December 13, 2013
College Wraparound: Maine stomps on AIC
The lone New England teams in action on Friday night went head-to-head as Maine continued its home dominance at Alfond Arena in a 7-1 victory over American International.

December 13, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Friars are a year older, wiser, and better
If the early returns this season are any indication, Providence learned its lesson from its almost-historic 2012-13 season.

December 11, 2013
TD Garden to host 2015 Frozen Four
NCAA hockey's premier championship event is headed back to Boston.

December 8, 2013
College Wraparound: Merrimack earns three-point weekend
Josh Kummins recaps Saturday's action, including the Warriors' strong weekend against the Terriers and a rare loss for Quinnipiac.

December 7, 2013
College Wraparound: Comeback for PC, bounce-back for BC
Josh Kummins recaps Friday's action, including the 3-3 tie between Providence and Northeastern, and the Eagles' 6-2 win over UNH.

December 6, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Catamounts carving a path
Vermont coach Kevin Sneddon had a challenge for his team heading into the weekend before Thanksgiving.

December 4, 2013
Nine from Hockey East on USA's World Junior prelim roster
When the U.S. heads to Malmo, Sweden, for the World Junior Championships later this month, there will almost certainly be a few Hockey East representatives on the roster.

December 3, 2013
Hangin’ Out With: UNH forward Kevin Goumas
Kevin Goumas, UNH's leading scorer, dishes on nicknames, the best fan chants and Mila Kunis.

December 1, 2013
College Wraparound: Friars beat Brown in Mayor's Cup clash
Josh Kummins recaps Saturday's college hockey action, including PC's 3-2 win over the Bears at Schneider Arena.

November 23, 2013
College Wraparound: BU wins rare battle with North Dakota
The Terriers made it two straight wins and climbed back to .500 thanks to a 3-1 victory over visiting North Dakota.

November 22, 2013
Hockey East: Sorkin sparks turnaround for UNH
New Hampshire is one of those teams in Hockey East that you generally pencil in to be somewhere in the top half of the league.

November 18, 2013
From NEHJ: BU's Quinn: 'I want to win now'
Unlike many first-year coaches, David Quinn doesn't have a grace period at Boston University. But the Terrier alum isn't just some new kid on the block, either.

November 17, 2013
College Wraparound: Wildcats complete sweep of Huskies
NEHJ recaps Saturday night's college hockey action, including UNH's 4-1 win over NU, the Friars' shutout of the Catamounts and more.

November 16, 2013
College Wraparound: DeSmith, UNH shutout Huskies
NEHJ recaps Friday night's college hockey action, including the Wildcats' 3-0 win at Northeastern.

November 15, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Points at a premium this season
With only 20 games available to collect points, every Hockey East game matters even more than the 27-game league schedule in place from 2004 until this year.

November 15, 2013
NEHJ College Roundup: BC mounts comeback over UMass
The Eagles fell behind early Thursday night, but they successful completed an uphill climb at the Mullins Center over the Minutemen.

November 10, 2013
Resurgent River Hawks take step backward
UMass-Lowell had their four-game winning streak snapped by the visiting Huskies on Saturday night.

November 9, 2013
Arnold, Eagles continue to dominate at Agganis
Home ice hasn’t been too kind to the Terriers when their biggest rival’s been in the building.

November 8, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Harsh reality setting in for Huskies?
Northeastern's looking to regain its early-season spark after stumbling against a few formidable conference foes.

November 7, 2013
Boston College extends coach Jerry York through 2020
Boston College announced on Thursday that coach Jerry York’s contract has been extended through the 2019-20 season.

November 6, 2013
Ex-Terrier Chiasson's homecoming flies under the radar
Alex Chiasson's first game at the Garden since his days at BU got a bit overshadowed by the return of Tyler Seguin and Rich Peverley to Boston.

November 3, 2013
Gilmour's OT goal propels Eagles to weekend sweep of NU
It was a raucous night at historic Matthews Arena and the sellout crowd of 4,746 saw about all you could ask for in BC's battle with the Huskies.

November 2, 2013
Freshmen Demko, Fitzgerald shining early for Eagles
One group that has ramped it up and stayed the course from the outset of the season has been the Eagles' very talented rookie class of 10 players.

November 1, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Rookies worth watching
Many will eventually evolve into regulars for their teams, but a few standout freshmen are already very much a part of the picture for their respective squads.

October 27, 2013
Trip to Merrimack a homecoming of sorts for Army
With nine of the Black Knights hailing from New England, Saturday's game in North Andover against the Warriors was a special one.

October 25, 2013
Hockey East Journal: BC's York gets Conte commendation
The last person who wants to celebrate Jerry York’s incredible coaching career is Jerry York himself.

October 20, 2013
Freshman class helps Huskies stay unbeaten
After finishing in the cellar of the Hockey East standings last season, not much was expected of Northeastern entering 2013-14.

October 19, 2013
BU's hot start stalls out against RPI
New BU coach David Quinn suffered his first loss as the Terriers couldn't overcome two early goals by the Engineers.

October 18, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Quinn era starts on the right foot at BU
After 40 years of success, the first steps of a program headed in a new direction are often tentative, unsure about what will come next.

October 13, 2013
Johnny Hockey: Gaudreau has unfinished business
Creativity, hard work and drive define BC's spark plug, Johnny Gaudreau.

October 14, 2013
BC enjoys a day of firsts in win over RPI
The Eagles notched their first victory of the 2013-14 season and had three players bury their first collegiate goals in Sunday's win over RPI.

October 13, 2013
Northeastern sends Alabama-Huntsville packing
Braden Pimm, Cody Ferriero and Colton Saucerman scored in the Huskies' second straight win to start the season.

October 11, 2013
Terriers triple-up Minutemen in season opener
Strong play from Sean Maguire and goals from Garrett Noonan, Tommy Kelley and Evan Rodriduges led BU to a win over UMass at Agganis Arena Friday.

October 11, 2013
Hockey East season preview: Embracing Irish challenge
League welcomes perennial national contender Notre Dame.

October 7, 2013
Eagles score eight unanswered to trample X-Men
After falling behind by 2-0, Boston College scored a barrage of goals en route to an 8-2 victory over St. Francis Xavier.

September 27, 2013
Full schedule announced for Frozen Fenway 2014
Hockey is coming back to Fenway Park, with a slate of games scheduled for December and January.

September 25, 2013
Hockey East teams embracing 'new beginning'
The excitement of a new college hockey season filled the air of TD Garden Tuesday, as Hockey East kicked off its 30th anniversary campaign with their annual Media Day festivities.

September 12, 2013
A Terrier Retrospective: Parker talks career, changes
We caught up with recently retired BU coach Jack Parker to get his thoughts on the state of the game.

September 6, 2013
Hockey East, ECAC and Atlantic Hockey's incoming recruits
Here is a list of players who have committed to schools in Hockey East, ECAC Hockey and Atlantic Hockey for the 2013-14 academic season.

September 5, 2013
The face of recruiting in college hockey
How two non-traditional powers compete in a cutthroat, make-or-break game of persuasion.

September 4, 2013
Around Campus: Lowell rewards Bazin with extension
UMass-Lowell, which is coming off two of the most successful hockey seasons in its history, has extended the contract of head coach Norm Bazin through 2018.

August 30, 2013
Eight Hockey East teams to compete in Frozen Fenway 2014
It may have been 70 degrees in the air, but the Boston Red Sox “turned down the temperature” on Friday afternoon at Fenway Park.

July 28, 2013
Around Campus: Gendron inspired by Maine's passion
Here's a roundup of the top offseason stories in college hockey from the July issue of NEHJ.

May 27, 2013
Maine hires Yale assistant Gendron as new head coach
Dennis “Red” Gendron (Boston), a two-time national champion and a Stanley Cup winner, was named the new Maine men’s coach on Monday.

May 17, 2013
NEHJ's 2013 College Players of the Year
Check out our picks for the top players in each conference throughout men's and women's college hockey in New England.

May 8, 2013
From NEHJ: UMass-Lowell buys in to win
Six years after flirting with oblivion, UMass-Lowell has one of the best hockey programs in the country.

May 9, 2013
UConn hires BC assistant Cavanaugh as new head coach
When UConn becomes the newest member of the Hockey East men’s league, it’ll have a new coach, but one with a familiar face.

April 28, 2013
Hockey returning to Fenway Park in 2014
Hockey East announced plans for two doubleheaders, on Jan. 4 and Jan. 11, 2014, at Boston's beloved ballpark.

April 18, 2013
NEHJ Podcast: Jack Parker's 40-year legacy at BU
Jesse Connolly and Andy Merritt take a look at the four decades of Jack Parker's career at BU, and what his retirement means for the present and future of college hockey.

April 13, 2013
LeBlanc beats out BC's Gaudreau, QU's Hartzell for Hobey
Drew LeBlanc, a two-year team captain and the nation's leader in assists for St. Cloud State, took home the top honor in college hockey Friday night.

April 11, 2013
A fresh-faced Frozen Four commences in Pittsburgh
Three programs that have never reached the national semifinals and one whose last trip was so long ago, none of the semifinalists’ head coaches were alive yet. That’s your Frozen Four field this year.

April 11, 2013
Bazin, River Hawks charting a championship course
The road to a championship is rarely an easy one, and it often begins well before the arena fills with fans and artificial light.

April 10, 2013
From NEHJ: Iconic BU coach Jack Parker bids farewell
BU bench legend retires with 3 national crowns, 21 Beanpot titles, 11 league banners and priceless rink-forged relationships.

April 9, 2013
Report: Whitehead fired after 12 seasons at Maine
The Bangor Daily News is reporting that the University of Maine has fired head coach Tim Whitehead.

April 3, 2013
BC's Gaudreau, Quinnipiac's Hartzell part of Hobey Hat Trick
BC forward Johnny Gaudreau and Quinnipiac goaltender are two of the three finalists remaining for this year's Hobey Baker Award.

March 31, 2013
Union romps BC, dashing Eagles' repeat hopes
The Dutchmen ran away with a 5-1 victory Saturday night, halting Boston College's pursuit of a second straight national championship.

March 30, 2013
River Hawks beat UNH, advance to first-ever Frozen Four
Scott Wilson's goal late in the second period was all Lowell needed, as the River Hawks beat New Hampshire by a score of 2-0 in the Northeast Regional final.

March 30, 2013
UNH rallies to beat Denver, sets up showdown with Lowell
The Wildcats notched a 5-2 comeback victory over Denver and will square off with UMass-Lowell for the right to advance to the Frozen Four.

March 29, 2013
River Hawks roll past Wisconsin in NCAA opener
Top-seeded UMass-Lowell took care of its business in the first round of the NCAA Northeast Regional on Friday, skating past Wisconsin, 6-1, at the Verizon Wireless Arena.

March 27, 2013
From NEHJ: A Warrior's time well-spent
Merrimack's Jordan Heywood earns the 'C' on and off the ice.

March 26, 2013
BU tabs Quinn as successor to Parker's throne
Former Boston University Terrier David Quinn (Cranston, R.I.) was named as coach Jack Parker’s successor on Tuesday.

March 24, 2013
UML proves they have all the pieces to conquer Hockey East
As much as they’d hate to admit it, hockey teams are not simply uniform units of faceless players. You’ve got to have the right pieces.

March 23, 2013
River Hawks win first-ever Hockey East championship
UMass-Lowell defeated BU by a score of 1-0 Saturday night to win the Hockey East tournament for the first time in school history.

March 23, 2013
Terriers sparkle in semifinal's second half
The last time Boston University was on the ice at TD Garden was one of the low points of its season, a loss to Harvard that marked one of the program’s worst Beanpot performances in recent memory.

March 22, 2013
Terriers stun Eagles, keep NCAA hopes alive
BU still has a shot at reaching the NCAA tournament thanks to a 6-3 victory over archrival Boston College in the semifinals of the Hockey East tourney.

March 22, 2013
Fighting spirit moves Lowell to brink of Hockey East title
UMass-Lowell started the season 4-7-1, and after those first 12 games, the River Hawks were in ninth place. Quite a bit has changed since then.

March 22, 2013
River Hawks clip Friars, advance to Hockey East finals
After trailing 1-0 early on, Connor Hellebuyck shut the door and Scott Wilson came through in the clutch to lead UMass-Lowell past Providence College.

March 22, 2013
Bazin, Leaman part of Hockey East's new world order
This ain't your father's Hockey East.

March 15, 2013
Hockey East Journal: The rise of the River Hawks
It’s a small sign, just a little bigger than a license plate, and it’s only meant for a select group of people to see. It’s dented, it’s humble, and if you weren’t looking for it, you’d probably miss it.

March 12, 2013
BU's Jack Parker announces end of historic 40-year career
Sitting in front of hundreds of well-wishers, former players, media and family at Boston University’s Agganis Arena on Monday, Jack Parker (Somerville, Mass.) announced the end of his coaching career, one of the most important and historic in all of college hockey.

March 10, 2013
BU coach Parker reportedly set to announce retirement
Jack Parker (Somerville, Mass.) will announce his retirement Monday after 40 seasons behind the Terriers’ bench, according to reports Sunday night.

March 11, 2013
From NEHJ: Senior sweep
Eagles repel upstart Huskies, BC seniors secure 4-for-4 Beanpot legacy.

March 8, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Wrong place, wrong time for Warriors
This is the time of year when you want to be playing your best hockey. This is not the time of year that Merrimack is finding itself playing its best hockey.

March 3, 2013
Hangin' Out With ... BU defenseman Matt Grzelcyk
Matt Grzelcyk (Charlestown, Mass.) shares the highlight of his freshman season thus far, what surprised him about the NHL Draft and more.

March 1, 2013
Hockey East: Hellebuyck, UMass-Lowell no joke
Freshman Connor Hellebuyck and his league-leading 1.57 goals-against average have helped the River Hawks return to top form.

February 22, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Confident Vermont preps for gauntlet
After dropping their first five games of the calendar year, the Catamounts have rallied back and are poised to make the postseason.

February 16, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Warriors finding code for success
Quietly, stealthily, Merrimack has crept up from the middle of the pack to move into first place in Hockey East.

February 14, 2013
From NEHJ: Lauwers latches on with Huskies
Defensive defenseman Dax Lauwers has carved out a role on Northeastern's blue line.

February 12, 2013
Eagles hold off Huskies, make it four Beanpots in a row
Boston College is the Beanpot champion for the fourth straight year after beating Northeastern 6-3 in Monday night’s final at TD Garden.

February 12, 2013
Crimson deny Terriers a consolation prize
Boston University had plenty to play for in Monday’s Beanpot consolation game, but Harvard had nothing to lose.

February 8, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Strange times for the Terriers
Seeing BU thrive at the Beanpot and play great hockey down the stretch used to be a rite of spring. For four years running now, it's been anything but.

February 5, 2013
Unsung Eagle Smith shines in Beanpot spotlight
Fourth liner Quinn Smith (Fairfield, Conn.) had two goals Monday night, leading BC to a 4-1 win over Harvard in the Beanpot semifinal.

February 4, 2013
Here and now all Rawlings, Huskies focused on
After beating BU to advance to the Beanpot final, goalie Chris Rawlings and NU aren't concerning themselves with past tournament struggles.

February 4, 2013
Roy plays trick on Terriers, lifts Huskies into Beanpot final
Freshman Kevin Roy scored all of Northeastern's goals Monday night, leading his squad to a 3-2 win over BU in the opening game of the Beanpot.

February 4, 2013
NEHJ Podcast: Is it time to change the Beanpot?
Jesse Connolly and Andy Merritt discuss our February 2013 cover story: Is it time to change the Beanpot?

February 4, 2013
From NEHJ: Bean there, done that
New teams? New format? New location? NEHJ examines college hockey’s most iconic tournament.

February 1, 2013
Hockey East Journal: UNH goalie DeSmith back in top form
Last year, anything Casey DeSmith (Rochester, N.H.) did was noteworthy because it was more than was expected of him. This year, everything he does is noteworthy precisely because of what’s expected of him.

January 25, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Playoff hunger propels NU, UMass
With seven weeks left in the Hockey East season, there’s no time like the present to start making a splash. Two teams clearly got that message last weekend.

January 18, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Black Bears enduring rare rebuild
Maine is a program that traditionally measures its success with banners, trophies and winning records.This year, though, the Black Bears are measuring their success in blocked shots, good shifts, and low-scoring games.

January 13, 2013
From NEHJ: Head of the class, and a class act
The cover of the October issue of this magazine has the words “Master Class” splashed across a photo of Jerry York. Both of those words were chosen with a great deal of care.

January 11, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Eagles hit turbulence
Jerry York’s 925th career victory represented the start of BC’s first real dose of adversity this year.

January 4, 2013
Hockey East Journal: Ferriero's breakout sparks Huskies
There are some guys you just need to show up. For Northeastern, Cody Ferriero is one of those guys.

December 29, 2012
BC's York now stands alone atop all-time wins list
Boston College defeated Alabama-Huntsville, 5-2, giving Jerry York a record-breaking 925th victory that makes him college hockey's all-time wins leader.

December 21, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Handing out midterm grades
T’was a few days before Christmas, and all through the land, college students headed homeward, for the holiday break was at hand.

December 18, 2012
From NEHJ: The Credible Houk
Former NESCAC star Joe Houk out to prove he belongs with Lowell at the D-1 level.

December 14, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Friars deny York's bid to make history
The Eagles hoped to make Jerry York college hockey's all-time winningest coach before the Christmas break. Providence had other ideas.

December 7, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Big games bring out the best in Arnold
Eagles junior forward Bill Arnold (Needham, Mass.) Arnold has a remarkable penchant for scoring when it matters most.

December 1, 2012
York notches record-tying victory in Eagles' win over BU
When the sun rose on Saturday morning, only one college hockey coach had ever won 924 games. Now, there are two.

November 30, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Gaudreau takes charge of BC's attack
Johnny Gaudreau was a revelation as a freshman last season. Now, the skilled sophomore is even better and has become the Eagles' go-to guy.

November 23, 2012
Hockey East Journal: DeSmith a brick wall for Wildcats
Sophomore Casey DeSmith is far and away Hockey East's top goalie so far this season and has UNH off to its best start in 44 years.

November 18, 2012
From NEHJ: Family guy
UNH coach Dick Umile's 'right way' proves to be winning, enduring way.

November 16, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Irish getting a feel for what's to come
Notre Dame will have to handle plenty of travel and a plethora of opposing talent when they join Hockey East next fall.

November 9, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Merrimack off to up-and-down start
With a boatload of freshmen and a small number of seniors, the Warriors have been inconsistent out of the gate.

November 2, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Freshman phenoms aplenty
Now that we're a few weeks into the 2012-13 season, it’s a perfect time to take a look at some of the league’s freshmen to watch.

October 30, 2012
Vatrano appears to be headed to UMass
After withdrawing from BC weeks before the start of the season, Frankie Vatrano (East Longmeadow, Mass.) will be joining the Minutemen.

October 26, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Eagles turn focus to this season
After a brief national title hangover, BC is now looking forward after raising yet another national championship banner to the rafters.

October 19, 2012
Hockey East Journal: UVM's Hoffman makes dynamite debut
Vermont freshman Brody Hoffman was outstanding in his collegiate debut, stopping 38-of-39 shots in a 1-1 tie with UMass-Lowell.

October 13, 2012
Umile credits 'a lot of good hockey players' for 500th win
With a 5-3 victory over St. Cloud State, Dick Umile (Melrose, Mass.) became the 22nd coach in college hockey history to reach 500 victories.

October 13, 2012
From NEHJ: Micheletto's moment
John Micheletto comes to UMass with a history of working with programs trying to build, including Union and Vermont.

October 8, 2012
From NEHJ: College hockey's greatest coach
Boston College’s Jerry York is about to become the NCAA’s winningest coach, but his influence extends far beyond his 913 wins (and counting).

October 8, 2012
Hockey East 2012-13 season preview
Can BC do it again? Will BU get back on track? Can Maine recover from key losses? Check out Andrew Merritt's season preview for Hockey East.

September 29, 2012
Lockout's silver lining: More exposure for college game
The NHL lockout is bad in the long-term for everyone, but it represents an opportunity for college hockey to grab some attention.

September 29, 2012
Quintet of Hockey East teams have questions in net
Boston University, UMass, Merrimack, Providence and Vermont enter the season with their goaltending situations unsettled.

September 24, 2012
BC, Minnesota tie for top spot in USA Today preseason poll
The defending champion Eagles will begin the year ranked No. 1 alongside Minnesota in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine men's poll.

September 16, 2012
Five can't-miss college hockey storylines for 2012-13
NEHJ takes you on a quick spin around the region to see which storylines should be followed more than others as a new season approaches.

September 8, 2012
Details of crazy BU party land Parker in hot water
Many are beginning to wonder if Jack Parker's days at BU might be numbered after appalling details of a 2009 party were released.

September 6, 2012
BU looks to curb culture of 'sexual entitlement'
In the wake of a damning report on the culture of their hockey team, Boston University has quickly responded by making a number of key changes.

August 29, 2012
Merrimack's Dennehy promoted to associate athletic director
Following the resignation of athletic director Glenn Hofmann, Merrimack has promoted hockey coach Mark Dennehy to associate AD.

August 28, 2012
Hockey East teams up with Hogan Hockey
Hogan Hockey has been named as the official supplier of cut-resistant hockey equipment for Hockey East's men's and women's leagues.

August 24, 2012
Hockey East, ECAC, Atlantic Hockey's incoming freshmen
Here is a list of players who have committed to schools in Hockey East, ECAC Hockey and Atlantic Hockey for the 2012-13 academic season.

August 19, 2012
From NEHJ: Around Campus August 2012
Here's a roundup of the top college hockey news over the last month.

August 15, 2012
Schachte aims to help Hockey East reach new heights
In his role as Coordinator of Officials, longtime NHL linesman Dan Schachte hopes to help make Hockey East the best amateur league on the planet.

August 7, 2012
Ex-BU standout Trivino pleads guilty to assault
Former Terriers star Corey Trivino has been given two years probation after admitting to assaulting a female student last winter.

August 7, 2012
Hockey East names Schachte coordinator of officials
Longtime NHL linesman Dan Schachte has been hired as Hockey East's first Coordinator of Officials.

August 2, 2012
Hockey East extends commissioner Bertagna's contract
Hockey East athletic directors have extended commissioner Joe Bertagna's contract through the 2014-15 season.

July 30, 2012
Jankowski will join Friars in fall
Flames draftee Mark Jankowski will forgo a planned stint in the USHL and head to Providence College this fall.

July 17, 2012
Micheletto tabbed as man to lead Minutemen
After a month-long search and countless interviews, UMass has finally found its replacement for Don “Toot” Cahoon (Lynn, Mass.).

July 15, 2012
From NEHJ: Around Campus July 2012
Here's a roundup of the top news from the collegiate ranks over the last month.

July 7, 2012
Reason for investigation of Merrimack AD still unknown
An outside firm is currently investigating Merrimack College AD Glenn Hoffman, who was placed on paid leave. The school has yet to say why.

July 2, 2012
Pecknold turns down UMass, will stay at Quinnipiac
Initial reports indicated that Rand Pecknold would be leaving Quinnipiac to take over at UMass, but the coach has apparently changed his mind.

June 21, 2012
UConn men's team set to join Hockey East in 2014-15
The University of Connecticut has been offered and has accepted an invitation to join the Hockey East Association in the sport of men’s hockey.

June 19, 2012
UMass coach Cahoon steps down
After 12 seasons behind the bench, Don “Toot” Cahoon (Lynn, Mass.) is stepping down from his position as head coach at UMass.

June 1, 2012
Rape charges against former BU d-man Nicastro dropped
Due to a lack of sufficient evidence, rape charges against former Boston University defenseman Max Nicastro have been dismissed.

May 30, 2012
Cup finals chock full of Hockey East alums
Hockey East will be well-represented in the Stanley Cup finals between the Kings and Devils, as six of its former players will be be taking part.

May 21, 2012
From NEHJ: Cross roads
At the pivotal moment in the season, BC captain Tommy Cross and his mates discovered the path to the national title.

May 18, 2012
From NEHJ: Rookie leaders take steps
After rare turnover, three first-year coaches made their mark in Hockey East.

May 15, 2012
BC hockey receives $5M gift to endow coaching position
Boston College announced the school has received a $5 million gift from an anonymous donor to endow its head men’s ice hockey coaching position.

May 13, 2012
New England Hockey Journal College Players of the Year
From Hockey East, ECAC Hockey and Atlantic Hockey to Div. 3, we pick the best men’s and women’s players.

May 1, 2012
Mullane tabbed as next Boston College captain
BC coach Jerry York announced that Pat Mullane (Wallingford, Conn.) will captain the Eagles in 2012-13.

April 17, 2012
From NEHJ: BC's wake-up call
A disappointing trip to Maine set the stage for Boston College’s ride to the league title.

April 10, 2012
Leaving the nest: Five members of champion Eagles turn pro
After capturing the national championship for the third time in five years, BC knew full well they’d be saying goodbye to more than just their seniors.

April 8, 2012
Gaudreau's gut feeling helps Eagles lock up title game
With his team up one and time winding down, Johnny Gaudreau almost went for a safe dump-in before changing his mind, scoring a highlight-reel goal and sealing the deal for BC in the national championship.

April 7, 2012
BC Eagles defeat Ferris State to win national championship
Underdog Ferris State fought valiantly, but the Bulldogs couldn't prevent Boston College from claiming its third national title in the last five years.

April 7, 2012
Gameday Blog: BC Eagles vs. Ferris State Bulldogs
Underdog Ferris State will look to keep Boston College from winning its third national championship in the last five years.

April 7, 2012
BC, Ferris State in David and Goliath bout for championship
The national championship game matches one of college hockey’s most powerful and storied programs, BC, against a true underdog making its title-game debut in Ferris State.

April 6, 2012
Eagles' work not done yet
Jerry York has long said the best practice is the one prior to the national championship game. His BC Eagles will get to partake in just that after clobbering Minnesota in the Frozen Four semifinals.

April 5, 2012
BC mauls Minnesota, advances to national championship
The Eagles got on the board six minutes into their semifinal matchup with the Gophers and never stopped scoring, as BC cruised to a 6-1 victory.

April 5, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Adding UConn has its pros and cons
The first thing people asked after Hockey East announced the addition of Notre Dame as its 11th member last fall was, “OK, but who’s No. 12?” It seems we just may finally have an answer.

April 5, 2012
Frozen Four: BC, Minnesota square off in marquee matchup
The nation's top two teams, Boston College and Minnesota, will battle it out on Thursday for the right to advance to the national championship.

March 29, 2012
Hockey East Journal: Eagles unbeatable in gold sweaters
Eight times this year, coach Jerry York has selected the muted gold sweaters the Eagles wore at Frozen Fenway. Eight times, the Eagles have won.

March 28, 2012
From NEHJ: Saponari gets second chance at Northeastern
After being dismissed by BU and taking a detour to the USHL, Vinny Saponari has a new outlook as a member of the Northeastern Huskies.

March 26, 2012
BU's Chiasson signs entry-level deal with Dallas Stars
Alex Chiasson has elected to forgo his senior season at BU. The junior forward signed with the Stars on Monday and will report to their AHL affiliate.

March 26, 2012
BC Eagles cruise past Minnesota-Duluth, reach Frozen Four
Boston College beat Minnesota-Duluth 4-0 at the DCU Center to win the NCAA Northeast Regional title and advance to the Frozen Four.

March 25, 2012
Abbott returns, but Maine gets knocked out by UMD
Spencer Abbott, the nation's leading scorer, tallied in his return to the lineup but Minnesota-Duluth scored five-straight to beat Maine, 5-2.

March 24, 2012
Loss to Union leaves UMass-Lowell devastated
The River Hawks will eventually look back fondly on their remarkable turnaround this season, but being eliminated by Union on Saturday was a crushing experience.

March 24, 2012
Kreider strikes twice, leads BC to 2-0 win over Air Force
Two goals from Chris Kreider lifted top-seeded Boston College over Air Force in a tightly-contested first-round game at the 2012 NCAA Northeast Regional.

March 24, 2012
After persevering all year, BU gets bounced by Minnesota
The Terriers leaped over infinite hurdles all year, but the Golden Gophers potent offense helped Minnesota bounce BU out of the NCAA tournament.

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