The Year in Pictures 2017: Victory

Behind Tanner Jaillet’s season-high 38 saves in the national championship game, Jim Montgomery’s DU Pioneers bested Minnesota-Duluth 3-2. Jaillet was the season’s Mike Richter Award winner, while defenseman Will Butcher took home the Hobey Baker Award.

Apr 8, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; The Denver Pioneers celebrate after winning the championship game of the 2017 Frozen Four against the Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs at United Center. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports