Ice Hockey

 

Sheary sparks Penguins to win vs. Bruins

By Seth Rorabaugh, The Sports Xchange on Jan. 22, 2017, at 8:13 p.m.

Boston University beats UMaine for 8th straight victory

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 21, 2017, at 10:12 p.m.
The Terriers won their eighth straight game Saturday night after a 3-1 over the University of Maine.

Friday’s Boston University-UMaine men’s hockey summary

on Jan. 21, 2017, at 8:30 p.m.

Boston University power-play goals in third period sink Black Bears

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 20, 2017, at 10:25 p.m.
University of Maine goaltender Rob McGovern, pictured during a Dec. 3, 2016, game in Orono, shut out Connecticut last Saturday. This weekend, he and the Black Bears face the third-ranked Boston University Terriers for a two-game series.

UMaine goalie geared up for Boston University men’s hockey series

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 19, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
“This will definitely be a good challenge for us. I’m excited for it,” said goalie Rob McGovern.

UMaine men’s hockey team to battle rival BU in home-and-home series

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.
BU has won six straight, including a sweep of rival Boston College.
Old Town-Orono's Ben Allan-Rahill (right) checks Houlton-Hodgdon-Southern Aroostook-Katahdin's Nick Delucca into the boards during their hockey game Saturday at Alfond Arena in Orono.

Old Town, Orono build strong hockey program with cooperative effort

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 18, 2017, at 2:54 p.m.
“They’re definitely a good team,” said Brewer coach Lance Ingerson. “They’re fast, and they pass the puck well.”
New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano looks on against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period at Barclays Center on Dec. 24, 2016.

Former UMaine hockey star fired as Islanders head coach

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 17, 2017, at 4:06 p.m.
Jack Capuano, a former University of Maine hockey player, has been fired as head coach of the New York Islanders, the team announced Tuesday afternoon on its Twitter page.
Goaltender Rob McGovern leads his University of Maine teammates onto the ice for Saturday's hockey game against the University of Connecticut at Fenway Park in Boston. The sophomore registered his first career shutout to backstop the Black Bears' 4-0 victory.

Fabulous at Fenway: UMaine’s McGovern shuts out UConn

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 14, 2017, at 7:16 p.m.

UConn upends UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 12, 2017, at 9:37 p.m.
It was more of the same for the University of Maine men’s hockey team on Thursday night.

Report: Former UMaine goaltender could be close to returning from injury

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 11, 2017, at 5:23 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have struggled throughout the first half of the National Hockey League season, and an injury to former University of Maine goaltender Ben Bishop has been a contributing factor.

UMaine men’s hockey to face UConn at Bridgeport, Fenway

on Jan. 11, 2017, at 3:50 p.m.
Senior Mark Anthoine of the University of Maine climbs out of the tunnel at Frozen Fenway in Boston in 2014.

UMaine hockey team excited for ‘Frozen Fenway,’ but focused on Thursday game

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 11, 2017, at 1:51 p.m.
“There are no words to describe it. It was one of the best hockey experiences I’ve ever had.”
Hockey players from the University of Maine and Boston University take to the ice at Frozen Fenway in this January 2014 file photo.

UMaine hockey game at Fenway Park set for 1:30 p.m. Saturday

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 10, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.
The University of Maine men’s hockey team will take to the ice at Fenway Park on Saturday for the third time in five years as part of “Frozen Fenway.”
ANALYSIS
University of Maine Orono ice hockey players line up before a home game against Quinnipiac in Orono in this October 2016 file photo.

Loss to Under-18 team may define hockey season for UMaine men

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 09, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.
One of two things will happen over the final 14 games of the regular season, all of which are Hockey East games.

Hurricanes beat Bruins on Aho’s overtime goal

By The Sports Xchange on Jan. 08, 2017, at 9:16 p.m.

USA Under-18 posts comfortable win over UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 06, 2017, at 9:43 p.m.
The skillful Americans dominated the Black Bears with their superior speed and cruised to a comfortable 6-2 victory.
University of Maine hockey players line up before a home game against Quinnipiac in Orono in this October 2016 file photo.

UMaine hockey team chosen to play in Northern Ireland tourney

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 06, 2017, at 3:30 p.m.
Providence College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Clarkson University will join UMaine in Belfast as tournament competitors.

Former Bruins player Ray Bourque, NHL legends to appear in Bangor

on Jan. 06, 2017, at 3:14 p.m.
Ray Bourque and the other players, including 2016 NHL All-Star game Most Valuable Player John Scott, will meet fans and sign autographs.

UMaine hosting 39th Old Timer’s Hockey Tournament

on Jan. 06, 2017, at 2:47 p.m.
The tournament is scheduled for March 24-26, and each team is guaranteed three games.