Former Duluth East and Bulldogs defenseman Andy Welinski is expected to make his National Hockey League debut tonight with the Anaheim Ducks against visiting Carolina. The 24-year-old signed a two-year, $3,550,000 contract with the Ducks on April 4, 2016. Ducks’ video report.…

High School Boys Hockey Notebook: East’s Randolph collects 600th career coaching victory
Greyhounds hockey standout Ian Mageau calls veteran coach Mike Randolph the “most-humble, hardest-working” coach he’s played for. Mageau, an East captain, senior power forward and four-year varsity performer, scored three goals to power the mighty Greyhounds to a 9-3, running-time victory over Andover Saturday afternoon, giving Randolph his 600th career coaching victory. “He’s a great…

DECEMBER Saturday, December 9 — Andover at Duluth East, 3 p.m. Tuesday, December 12 — Hermantown at Duluth Marshall, 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 19 — Centennial at Duluth East, 7 p.m. Thursday, December 21 — Duluth Marshall at Duluth East, 7 p.m. Saturday, December 23 — Lakeville North at Duluth East, 3 p.m.…

TODAY’S GAMES Simley at Hill-Murray Maple Grove at Armstrong/Cooper Duluth East defeated host Bemidji 3-0 Spring Lake Park at Blaine Holy Angels at Bloomington Kennedy Coon Rapids at Centennial Breck at Chaska Cloquet-Esko-Carlton defeated visiting Duluth Denfeld 9-1 Mankato East at Faribault White Bear Lake at Forest Lake Hutchinson at Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato St. Louis Park at…

Legendary, 28th-season Greyhounds’ boys hockey coach Mike Randolph has zero tolerance for inflated egos mushrooming in or outside the team’s locker room. Not at school, not in the community. “Nobody can put themselves above the team, or we’re going nowhere,” Randolph said of the team’s longstanding expectations for himself, his players and his coaching staff…

The Duluth Denfeld high school boys hockey team impressed a rink-wise collection of high school hockey coaches, opponents and spectators Tuesday night with spirited, strong performances against Cloquet-Esko-Carlton, Duluth Marshall and Hermantown in the annual Lake Superior Conference Jamboree at Essentia Duluth Heritage Center. The Hunters, under first-year coach Dale Jago, displayed a strong forecheck,…