Friday Sports Notebook

The Duluth Northern Stars will play host to Champlin Park in a nonconference high school girls hockey game at 7:30 p.m. today at Essentia Health Heritage Center. The Northern Stars…

Hockey Notebook

Former Hermantown and Bulldogs defenseman Neal Pionk has no goals and five assists in 15 games for the Hartford Wolf Pack (6-7-1-1) in the American Hockey League. Also minus-5 with…

Hawks poised to take on Minnesota’s best 2A, 1A prep boys hockey teams

By Howie Hanson First-year Hermantown high school boys hockey head coach Patrick Andrews says his players prefer to battle against Minnesota’s large- and small-school elite teams and marquee players every…

Minnesota Class 1A High School Boys Hockey Preseason Top-10

1. Hermantown 2. Alexandria 3. St. Cloud Cathedral 4. Breck 5. Mahtomedi 6. East Grand Forks 7. Monticello/Annandale/Maple Lake 8. St. Paul Academy 9. Delano 10. Orono

Sunday Sports Notebook

Former Bulldogs standout and Los Angeles Kings forward Alex Iafallo scored his first National Hockey League goal Saturday night, against Nashville in the third period at Staples Center in Los…

Hockey Notebook: Iafallo, on Kings’ top line, searching for first NHL goal

LAKingsInsider.com asked Kings Coach John Stevens on whether former Bulldogs forward and rookie Alex Iafallo, mentally, needs to be rewarded with a goal for his efforts? “I think it’s a…

Bulldogs clip host Maine, 2-1

Sophomore forward Jade Miller scored the game-winning goal at 10:03 of the third period as the Bulldogs defeated Maine 2-1 in a nonconference college men’s hockey game Friday night before…

Bulldogs men at Maine this weekend

The University of Minnesota Duluth will engage in its first road series of the young 2017-18 season this Friday and Saturday when the Bulldogs pay a visit to Bangor, Maine…

Bulldogs blitz Merrimack, at Maine this weekend

Bolstered by its first five-goal period in nine years, the University of Minnesota Duluth broke out of a four-game winless funk by defeating Merrimack College 7-2 Saturday night at Amsoil…

Kings Coach Stevens on Iafallo: ‘He clearly has the ability to adapt and play at the NHL level’

Los Angeles Kings Coach John Stevens, on Alex Iafallo’s role on Anze Kopitar’s line (per LaKingsInsider.com): “I think he’s been a good fit on that line because he’s a real…

Bulldogs, unranked Merrimack skate to 5-all tie

Five goals was not enough to make a winner out of the University of Minnesota Duluth — or Merrimack College — Friday night. The two clubs, meeting for the first…