Sunday, April 5, 2020

Tag: DU

DU coach Jim Montgomery named finalist for Spencer Penrose Award

Winners of the Penrose Cup as NCHC regular season champions, the Pioneers are heading to their second-straight Frozen Four.

Avalanche could learn a thing or two about hockey from the...

Magness Arena is only 6.2 miles from the Pepsi Center. If the Avs need an example on how the game should be played, the needn't look any further than that.

Matt Carle, the only Pioneer to win the Hobey Baker, endorses...

A defenseman, a former captain of the Pioneers, Matt Carle gave his endorsement for another defenseman and current captain Will Butcher.

Former Pioneer Patrick Wiercioch endorses Will Butcher for Hobey Baker

As it turns out, defensemen stick together at DU. Pioneers alumnus and current Avalanche Patrick Wiercioch gave his endorsement for DU captain Will Butcher

DU goaltender Tanner Jaillet named finalist for Mike Richter Award

The backstop for the top team in the nation, Jaillet has already taken home NCHC Goaltender of the Year and All-NCHC First Team honors.

Former Avalanche Kevin Shattenkirk has high praise for Denver hockey

Former Avalanche and current Capitals defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk gave Colorado hockey a vote of confidence today, just not the abysmal NHL team.

Denver Pioneers awarded top overall seed in NCAA Tournament

Though it might not get the same fanfare as basketball, the NCAA Tournament is a big deal in hockey as well. As expected, DU is going dancing on ice.

DU captain Will Butcher lone defenseman amongst Hobey Baker finalists

Will Butcher has emerged as not only one of the top blueliners in college hockey, but one of the top players. On Wednesday, he was recognized as such.

DU set to face in-state rival CC in first round of...

Though DU has an edge on paper, rivalries can bring out a little extra in teams. CC would surely love to play spoiler by sticking it to the Pioneers.

Butcher and Jaillet among four Pioneers to earn All-NCHC honors

The National Collegiate Hockey Conference has announced its all-conference teams for the 2016-17 season, featuring four members of the University of Denver