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Welcome back Big Ten hockey fans! It’s a big weekend for the second annual Big Ten/Hockey East Challenge as two Big Ten teams face off with their respective Hockey East opponents in a non-conference series. We’re halfway through the challenge.
How good are Big Ten goaltenders? Here’s what Michigan State coach Tom Anastos said: “These are guys who can play at the next level.”
Big Ten hockey enters its second season, and we compiled a fun player survey at media day Wednesday to preview the season.
The Big Ten Conference is live streaming the podium at the 2014 Big Ten Hockey Media Day at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. The live stream will be available from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET and will spotlight the podium where each of the six Big Ten head coaches will speak.
BTN will televise 27 men’s hockey games, including the Hockey City Classic at Soldier Field in Chicago, and the entire Big Ten Hockey Tournament.
The Big Ten office announced the dates and opponents for the 2014-15 hockey season today, featuring 20-game schedules for each of the six Big Ten hockey schools – Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Ohio State, Penn State and Wisconsin. The schedule concludes with the 2015 Big Ten Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament, to be held March 19-21, 2015, at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit.