Tuesday Practice Report

Because UND is at home this week, there probably won’t be any final decisions made on injured players until Thursday. But here’s Tuesday’s update: Philippe Lamoureux didn’t practice. Jonathan Toews continued to practice with a no-hit jersey. He’s day-to-day. Rylan Kaip didn’t practice. He’s also day-to-day. Kaip appeared to be hurting Friday in Mankato during a…
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Clearing Up The Cichy Commitment

U.S. Under-17 team forward Michael Cichy (pronounced SEE-chee) committed to UND on Sunday [READ STORY HERE]. His commitment set off much discussion, and hopefully this will clear some of it up. First off, I would respectfully disagree with Chris from the Western College Hockey blog that Cichy’s commitment to UND is a surprise. I had heard about…
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Mankato Weekend Review

UND moved up two spots in the USCHO.com poll to No. 10 after sweeping Mankato on the road. Looking back at the weekend: Offense: A+. The Sioux entered the weekend on a three-game losing streak, having scored just one goal per game during that stretch. Without Jonathan Toews, scoring was no problem. The Sioux totaled 13…
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Gameday Final: UND 8, MSU-Mankato 5

Dave Hakstol’s postgame comments: General statement: "The outcome and the way the game went might have been similar (to Friday), but our play was much different. I thought we were much more responsible with the puck. We made very good decisions with the puck in all three zones, which we didn’t do (Friday). We had…
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Gameday Final: UND 5, MSU-Mankato 4

Postgame: Coach Dave Hakstol seemed pleased with the win, despite the fact that UND squandered a 3-0 lead because so many good teams lose in Mankato. The biggest disappointment for UND has to be giving up 38 shots on goal. Anthony Grieco: He made some nice saves. Probably wants Mankato’s second goal back. The first…
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