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03.21.2010 | | Posted at 12:21 PM
By Nicole
The Badgers are a #1 seed and will be playing in the west regional in St. Paul , MN. Wisconsin draws Vermont.Vermont finished eighth in Hockey East during the regular season and were helped in getting an at-large bid when Boston College beat Maine for the Hockey East tournament championship and Cornell defeated Union for the ECAC title.Vermont's pairwise ranking was no doubt helped by their 6-1 re...
03.11.2010 | | Posted at 09:41 PM
By Nicole
Despite their absolutely abysmal showing in Minnesota this weekend, the Badgers are the #3 team in the nation. One of the ways they've gotten to that point is their prolific scoring, both from offense and defenders. As a team, the Badgers are: Averaging 4.06 goals per game - 2nd in the nation 134 goals scored - 1st in the nation 104 points from defensemen - 1st in the nation Averagi...
03.09.2010 | | Posted at 09:50 AM
By Nicole
Saw this this weekend and thought it was worth passing along. There’s a constant debate about which path players should take to the pros and these stats give good credence to taking the college path. They’re also Wisconsin heavy, which I think is just as telling. All three of UW’s representatives on Team USA are mentioned. From USCHO.com via College Hockey, Inc. College players in the Olympi...
02.17.2010 | | Posted at 10:44 PM
By Nicole
In this article, Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports makes the assertion that women�s hockey is so lopsided that the sport be given eight more years to fix the disparity or be dropped from the Olympics.Of course, he doesn�t actually give any suggestions for how to fix the gap that exists between Canada and the United States and the rest of the world.Instead of a productive use of his column inches, Passan...
02.15.2010 | | Posted at 06:54 PM
By Nicole
I'll be liveblogging the US Women's Hockey game against Russia tomorrow at 4:30 pm over on UW Hockey Blog Sixty Minutes. No Alibis. No Regrets. I'll be using Cover It Live, which is the program we used when we liveblogged the All-Star Game for Ladies... so you should be familiar with the program.I believe this link will take you to the live blog when it goes live at about 4:15 pm tomorrow, but I'l...
02.02.2010 | | Posted at 08:16 PM
By Nicole
Click here to see a 52-second time-lapse video of the rink being constructed inside Camp Randall Stadium. Very, very cool....
02.02.2010 | | Posted at 08:13 PM
By Nicole
Early forecast for the Camp Randall Badger Hockey Classic, from weather.com: Sat Feb 6 Snow Shower 40% 32�F I couldn�t have asked for a better day if that�s what we get. I was hoping for 30�s and we can only hope it�s pretty, fluffy, makes for great pictures, looks like we�re in a snowglobe snow! I am seriously hyped now....
02.02.2010 | | Posted at 08:12 PM
By Nicole
It was a big weekend for the Wisconsin Badger men’s hockey team as they took three points from the #1 team in the country.After the teams tied on Friday night, I was super excited to be at the Kohl Center for Saturday night’s game and I wasn’t the only one. The crowd was really hyped and loud and it was one of the more electric crowds I’ve seen over the past few seasons. Every hit or stole...
01.24.2010 | | Posted at 06:02 PM
By Nicole
No pun intended, but construction is beginning on the outdoor hockey rink at Camp Randall and there is a live camera trained on it so you can see the progress. How awesome is that?Check in here over the next few days to see the rink as it's put together for the Feb. 6 games!...

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