Scrolling Headlines:

SLIDESHOW: Homecoming 2016

Photos from Homecoming Weekend 2016 including Woodstock Stories with Michael Lang and Elliot Landy, Revolution Run 5K, Homecoming parade, Men’s soccer, football, ice hockey, field hockey and Fearing Street Festival. Photos by Chris O’Keefe, Katherine Mayo, Erica Lowenkron, Jessica Picard, Judith Gibson-Okunieff and Alex Tang

Former UMass hockey players getting chance to shine in National Hockey League

Conor Sheary and Frank Vatrano have each carved their roles playing in the NHL after having successful careers with the Minutemen.

UMass hockey’s William Lagesson to join team Sweden for World Junior Championship

Lagesson, a defenseman, is a pillar of the team’s defense and will skate for his home country in the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championships.

UMass tops Merrimack 4-1 to cap off successful weekend series

Steve Mastalerz and Dennis Kravchenko powered UMass to a 4-1 win against Merrimack Sunday afternoon in Amherst.

Steve Mastalerz, defense delivers for UMass hockey

In the Minutemen’s 4-1 victory over No. 14 Merrimack College Sunday, the senior goaltender made a career-high 44 saves.

A life-long passion for hockey drives UMass club hockey’s Mike DeFazio

The senior captain of the Minutemen has played the sport in various forms since a young age and plans to keep doing so as long as he possibly can.

The Five Worst NHL Teams…So Far

Mark Bruso ranks the five worst current NHL teams.

The NHL’s Five Best Teams…So Far

Collegian blogger Mark Bruso ranks his current five best teams in the NHL.

UMass hopes to increase win streak this weekend

The Massachusetts hockey team will play two conference games this weekend when it hosts Maine on Friday before traveling to Lowell to face UMass Lowell on Saturday.

Penalty kill solid, power play another story

Last weekend, the Massachusetts hockey team further proved its high efficiency on the penalty kill and its poor performances on the power play.