Tuesday Morning Rundown

A few quick notes and pieces of info this morning: 1. As you may have seen in my Sunday story, UND seems committed to continue playing games at unique destinations, but they want to continue spacing them out — one every two or three years — so they don’t over-do it and keep interest as…
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Update On UND In Pros

My updated list has 42 players under contract already for the 2017-18 season, spanning 11 countries (United States, Canada, Austria, China, Germany, Latvia, Finland, Norway, Poland, Russia andUnited Kingdom). There are four players who were on NHL deals last season that have yet to sign for this season: Chris VandeVelde, Rocco Grimaldi (restricted free agent), Drew Stafford and…
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UND Looking For New Goalie Coach

UND’s widely revered goalie coach Karl Goehring has accepted a job with the Tampa Bay Lightning organization, sources have told the Herald. Here’s our story. That means UND has to fill its volunteer coaching position — and UND will be looking to fill that position with a goaltender. The program rarely goes outside the family…
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Random Updates

Apologies for the lack of updates in the last week as I’ve been out of town, but here are a few happenings that caught my eye. No. 1: I’ve been told that St. Lawrence star goalie Kyle Hayton is in the process of trying to transfer to Wisconsin as a grad transfer. Hayton has been…
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Mismash Goes To Nashville

UND incoming freshman forward Grant Mismash went in the second round of the NHL Draft to the Nashville Predators on Saturday afternoon. Here’s my story on that. But I know what’s catching everyone else’s eye: the fact that UND only had one guy go in the draft for the first time since 1999. The number…
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