NHL Staff Make Comments On Prospects

We’re halfway through the NHL’s 30 teams in 30 days previews. One portion of their previews is listing top prospects in the teams’ systems and getting a comment on each from a member of the organization. So far, Danny Kristo, Nick Schmaltz and Jordan Schmaltz have been previewed. On Kristo, New York Rangers director of…
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Kristo, Ness Accept Qualifying Offers

Former UND All-American Danny Kristo and former Minnesota Mr. Hockey winner Aaron Ness both accepted qualifying offers from their NHL teams, agent Neil Sheehy posted on Twitter on Friday. That means Kristo will remain with the New York Rangers and Ness, a former Gopher, will remain with the New York Islanders. Exact terms of their…
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Kristo Traded To Rangers

Danny Kristo is going from one Original Six team to another. The former UND standout and Hobey Baker Award finalist was traded from the Montreal Canadiens to the New York Rangers on Tuesday in exchange for forward Christian Thomas. Kristo will be going to a Ranger team that needs scoring, and he may be able…
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U.S. Reaches Semifinals

T.J. Oshie scored a goal and Team USA surprisingly routed Russia 8-3 in a quarterfinal game at the World Championships. The Americans, who also have Danny Kristo on the team, advance to a semifinal matchup against undefeated Switzerland at noon Saturday. The other semifinal is Finland vs. Sweden. This is rare territory for the U.S.…
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Kristo Named To World Championship Team

UND forward Danny Kristo has been selected to play for Team USA at the World Championships. The tournament will take place May 3-19 in Sweden and Finland. It’s a great opportunity for someone who just finished his college career. I can only think of two other UND players to be selected to play in the…
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