THAT GOPHER HOCKEY PUCKCAST: Split Series, Split Series, and Can We Split the Rest of the Series?

Welcome to Episode 47! The Gopher Men’s team split their series with Michigan, we discuss the ability for opponents to take shots, and take a look at the upcoming matchups against Penn State, and will we keep home ice?

In This Episode:

  • Number 47 [4:30]
  • Minnesota vs. Michigan [6:00]
  • Powerplay and Penalty kill [9:00]
  • Opponent’s strategies to circumvent the Gopher’s defense [14:00]
  • Ohio State swept Notre Dame and have all but clinched the Big Ten [18:00]
  • This weekend against Penn State [24:00]
  • UMN 5th in the Nation in Powerplay stats [30:00]
  • Can the Gopher’s split the rest of their series? [40:00]
  • Gopher Women: #1 Ranked in the Nation! [45:00]

That Gopher Hockey Puckcast is a weekly podcast wherein hosts Drew Cove and Nate Wells focus on the University of Minnesota Gopher’s Hockey Teams and the latest College Hockey news.

Nate Wells (@gopherstate) has regularly written in The AthleticMinneapolis Star TribuneSt. Paul Pioneer Press and Minnesota Hockey Magazine, among several other outlets.

Drew Cove (@covedrew) is a reporter for the Minnesota Daily and is currently on assignment for the Pioneer Press.

Tom Schreier (@tschreier3) is the proprietor of and previously wrote about Minnesota sports for Bleacher Report and Yahoo! Sports before joining 105 The Ticket in 2014.

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