Blake Traded To Anaheim

Jason Blake is headed back to Southern California, where his NHL career began. The Toronto Maple Leafs traded the former UND forward to Anaheim along with goalie Vesa Toskala. In exchange, the Leafs get goalie Jean-Sebastian Giguere. Blake has 26 points in 56 games for the Leafs this season. He is in the third year…
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Lamoureux Gets An ‘A’

If you looked closely tonight, you could spot an ‘A’ on the jersey of Mario Lamoureux. Indeed, the Sioux have named him an alternate captain. UND has been using just two since the injury to captain Chay Genoway. Nobody, other than Genoway, will be wearing the ‘C’ but the coaches felt it was time to…
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Saturday Night Rewind

Five highlights from around the country: 1. Colorado College rallied for three straight goals in the third period to down St. Cloud State 6-4, snapping the Huskies’ nine-game winning streak. Andrew Hamburg had two goals for CC. Garrett Roe scored twice for SCSU. 2. Anchorage used a power-play goal and a shorthanded goal to beat…
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The Blais Chatter

Still, five years later, whenever UND hits a rough patch Dean Blais’ name is brought up. Now that it has come up again after UND got swept at home for the first time in over three years, here are a few points to ponder: Blais obviously is a fantastic coach, but he’s not some sort…
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Gameday Final: Denver 4, UND 2

First period UND 1, Denver 0 — Chris VandeVelde (Andrew MacWilliam, Jason Gregoire) 12:08. VandeVelde, standing in the slot, deflected MacWilliam’s point shot past Cheverie. Second period UND 2, Denver 0 — Chris VandeVelde (Jason Gregoire, Matt Frattin) 2:42. Just as a power play expires, Gregoire dangles around a DU defenseman and finds VandeVelde camped…
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