The story that unfolded Sunday night at Ralph Engelstad Arena — Tate Maris entering a game for the first time after four years as the third-string goalie — is getting attention elsewhere in the United States and in Canada.
Hockey Night in Canada reporter Elliotte Friedman tweeted a link to Tom Miller’s column and said “Great story from University of North Dakota.”
The San Jose Mercury News also picked it up.
On Monday, it was by far the most-read story on the Herald’s website and as of early Tuesday morning, it was still the top-read story. Here are a couple of video clips from his appearance.