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02.09.2011 | | Posted at 09:49 AM
By Nicole
Former Badger and current Milwaukee Admiral Blake Geoffrion was named AHL Player of the Week for the second week in a row. He's the first player to win the honor in back-to-back weeks in 16 years. He won the honor last week after putting up four points on his own bobblehead night. He has three assists and scored the game-winning goal. The Ads very next game he came out and put up a three point ...
12.27.2010 | | Posted at 04:54 PM
By Nicole
For the second straight year a Badger will be the Captain of the US U-20 team competing in the World Juniors tournament. Last year Derek Stepan captained the team to a gold medal. This year, John Ramage will be trying to do the same. Team USA won their opening game 3-2 against Finland last night in an OT thriller. They play Slovakia on Tuesday at 8 ET on NHL Network...
10.11.2010 | | Posted at 09:09 AM
By Nicole
Derek Stepan left Wisconsin after two years and there was some question as to whether he was NHL-ready, or if he'd spend time in the minors before joining the NY Rangers. After leading his team in pre-season scoring, Stepan made the team out of camp and made a huge debut on Saturday. He became just the fourth person ever to record a hat trick in his first NHL game. The first goal came a...
09.29.2010 | | Posted at 01:56 PM
By Nicole
2010�11 Men�s Hockey Schedule � � � (Dates and times subject to change) DAY DATE OPPONENT All Times Central TV (Internet) ICE BREAKER TOURNAMENT (St. Louis) Friday Oct. 8 Boston University 8:30 p.m. Sunday Oct. 10 Notre Dame/Holy Cross 3 p.m./Noon FRIDAY OCT. 15 ALABAMA HUNTSVILLE 7 P.M. FSN/WC SUNDAY OCT. 17 ALABAMA HUNTSVILLE 1 P.M. (Bigtennetwork.com) Friday Oct. 22 at Denv...
09.27.2010 | | Posted at 07:55 PM
By Nicole
Plans for a dedicated hockey facility that had been on hold due to lack of donations is back on track. The facility will be used for both men's and women's hockey practices and would be a dedicated facility to host women's home games. � From the Wisconsin State Journal: "A plan to build a $27.8 million practice facility for the University of Wisconsin hockey programs has been revived. Six mon...
07.04.2010 | | Posted at 02:24 PM
By Nicole
Nolan Yonkman signed a contract with the Phoenix Coyotes, which will take him away from the Admirals. Yonkman was the Ads' captain for the past three seasons. ...
06.15.2010 | | Posted at 10:51 PM
By Nicole
Former Badger and Hobey Baker Award winner Blake Geoffrion made it official today when he signed a two-year entry-level contract with the Nashville Predators. Per the Preds release, Blake became the first Tenneessee native to be signed to an NHL contract. He is also the only Tenneessean to be drafted. Go to their release for all the impressive stats on Blake: http://predators.nhl.com/club/...
05.21.2010 | | Posted at 01:36 AM
By Nicole
The Badger Men's Hockey Schedule was released today Don't forget Nebraska-Omaha and Bemidji State are added to the WCHA this year. There are 22 homes games and the team ends the season with a home series. 2010–11 Wisconsin Men’s Hockey Schedule (Dates and times subject to change) DAY DATE OPPONENT All Times Central ICE BREAKER TOURNAMENT (St. Louis) Friday Oct. 8 Boston Universi...
05.04.2010 | | Posted at 01:34 AM
By Nicole
I heart Joe Pavelski By cutesports Heading into today’s action, San Jose Sharks’ Joe Pavelski was leading the Stanley Cup playoffs in points and goals scored.  He’s also from a town just outside Steven’s Point, WI called Plover whose population is just about 10,000. And he was a member of the University of Wisconsin 2006 National Championship team. While everyone knows Dany Heatley, ...

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