Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The NHL’s Five Best Teams…So Far

By Mark Bruso

December 4, 2011

  At roughly the quarter-pole of the season, the NHL is seeing its contenders and pretenders being sifted out. What follows is what I believe to be the five best teams thus far in 2011. 1. Pittsburgh Penguins – This one is easy. The Penguins lead the league in points (32) wit...

UMass hopes to increase win streak this weekend

By Scott Cournoyer

November 17, 2011

As the end of November approaches and the temperature falls through the floor, the Massachusetts hockey team has shown no signs of cooling off. UMass (4-4-2, 2-4-2, Hockey East) currently rides a three-game winning stre...

Penalty kill solid, power play another story

By Dan Gigliotti

January 30, 2011

The Massachusetts hockey team’s weekend series against Northeastern ended in a 2-2 stalemate on Saturday, with the Minutemen special teams playing with varying results. It would be misleading for UMass, which is 3-3-1 in its l...