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Pair of Badger skaters selected in 2015 NHL Draft

After easily the darkest season in recent Wisconsin Badgers hockey history, any glimmer of hope is a welcome sight. With the annual NHL Draft being played out over the past two days it was a chance to celebrate potential and the future for some big time players. Despite recent struggles, Mike Eaves’ team continues to […]

ST PAUL, MN - JUNE 25:  101st overall pick Joseph Labate by the Vancouver Canucks holds up a Canucks jersey during day two of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft at Xcel Energy Center on June 25, 2011 in St Paul, Minnesota.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Joseph LaBate signs contract with Vancouver Canucks

One of the lone bright spots on a dreadful season for Wisconsin Badgers men’s hockey was the play of forward Joseph LaBate. The senior was a leader on and off the ice and that leadership, along with his overall play has paid off. According to a release from the Badgers athletic department, LaBate has signed […]

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Mike Eaves Fires Assistant Coaches

After a 4-26-5 season Mike Eaves was warned by Athletic Director Barry Alvarez that something needed to change if he was going to keep his job. Mike Eaves did not take Alvarez’s warning lightly. Eaves has reportedly fired assistants Gary Shuchuk and Matt Walsh.   Gary Shuchuk, a former Wisconsin hockey legend, came back to the […]

ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Mike Eaves of the Wisconsin Badgers looks on during the first period of the semifinal game of the Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship against the Penn State Nittany Lions on March 21, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Alvarez Gives Mike Eaves One More Chance…did he make right choice?

The Badger Men’s Hockey Team’s season came to a close after a 5-1 loss in the opening round of the Big Ten tournament to Michigan last Thursday. The Badgers ended their season dead last in the Big Ten Conference with a dismal 4-26-5 overall record. It was the worst record in the modern era for the […]

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Wisconsin Enters Final Road Series Against Michigan State

The Matchup: Wisconsin vs. Michigan State Dates: Friday-Saturday, March 6-7, 6 P.M CT Location: East Lancing, Michigan. Munn Ice Arena Ice Surface: 200’ X 85’ TV: Friday; Comcast- CN 900. Saturday; FS Detroit/Wisconsin Plus Radio: WIBA AM 1310 Video Stream: BTN2go.com/BTN2go app Audio Stream: Badgersportsnetwork.com (Free) All-Time Series: UW trails 46-47-3 Last Meeting: 3-0 MSU […]

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JT Compher and the Michigan Wolverines sweep the Badgers in Ann Arbor

After a tough loss on Friday night, the Wisconsin Badgers put together two solid periods of hockey but could not make it three and were swept by the Michigan Wolverines 5-2 on Saturday night. Wisconsin and Michigan got off to a quicker pace than they did yesterday with an action packed twenty minutes from the […]

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Michigan State routes Wisconsin hockey

Madison, Wis. – Michigan State’s Ryan Keller would score two goals in the first period and Thomas Ebbing would add one more in the third as the Michigan State Spartans dominated the Wisconsin Badgers, winning Saturday’s matchup 3-0. Michigan State’s win would create a series split, with Wisconsin winning Friday night’s matchup. The first period […]

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Wisconsin Hangs on to beat Michigan State

The Badgers scored twice in the second period and that would be enough to hang on to a two to one win against Big Ten rival, Michigan State. The win marked the first win on a Friday for this Badger team and their second in a row. The first twenty minutes could not separate the […]

MADISON, WI - DECEMBER 03: The Kohl Center is shown before a game between the Duke Blue Devils and the Wisconsin Badgers at Kohl Center on December 03, 2014 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Badger Hockey Preview: Michigan State comes to the Kohl Center

The Matchup: Wisconsin vs. Michigan State Dates: Friday-Saturday, February 20-21, 8/7 P.M CT Location: Kohl Center Ice Surface: 200’ X 97’ TV: Friday BTN Network. Saturday: Wisconsin Channel Radio: WIBA AM 1310 Video Stream: BTN2go.com/BTN2go app Audio Stream: Badgersportsnetwork.com (Free) All-Time Series: UW trails 45-46-3 Last Meeting: Wisconsin over Michigan State 4-3     About […]

ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Joel Rumpel #33 of the Wisconsin Badgers makes a glove side save during the semifinal game of the Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship against the Penn State Nittany Lions on March 21, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Earns a Split against Ohio State

The Badgers hard work finally paid off tonight in Columbus Ohio as the team snagged their first Big Ten Conference win on the road against The Ohio State Buckeyes’ with a score of three to two. It did not go the Badgers way early. 1:06 into the first period of play, Ohio State struck first. […]

ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Mike Eaves of the Wisconsin Badgers looks on during the semifinal game of the Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship against the Penn State Nittany Lions on March 21, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Badgers remain winless in B1G hockey play after 2-1 loss at OSU

The Badgers and the Buckeyes took the ice for the battle of the worst two teams in the Big Ten tonight. Wisconsin jumped out to an early one goal lead but could not hang on as they let in two unanswered goals, losing to Ohio State 2-1 and falling five points behind OSU for fifth […]

ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Morgan Zulinick #15 of the Wisconsin Badgers controls the puck against Penn State Nittany Lions during the second period of the semifinal game of the Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship on March 21, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Wisconsin Swept by Penn State

The Badgers could not avoid the road series sweep, falling to the Nittany Lions from Penn State 4-1. With the Badgers and Nittany Lions squaring off less than 24 hours since their last meeting, both teams looked a tad slow to start the game. The game was swaying back and forth with neither of the two […]

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Penn State routes Wisconsin

The Badgers took on Penn State in a Big Ten showdown between teams on opposite ends of the standings. Penn State, who came into the game tied for second place was looking for some points when talking on the last place Badgers at home. Penn State and Wisconsin would trade leads but ultimately Penn State, […]

ST PAUL, MN - MARCH 21: Matthew Skoff #31 of the Penn State Nittany Lions blocks a shot by Tyler Barnes #7 of the Wisconsin Badgers as Luke Juha #4 of the Penn State Nittany Lions looks on during the third period of the semifinal game of the Big Ten Men's Ice Hockey Championship on March 21, 2014 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. The Wisconsin Badgers defeated the Penn State Nittany Lions 2-1. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Badgers Hockey Preview: UW and Penn State set for rematch

The Matchup: Wisconsin vs. Penn State Dates: Friday-Saturday, February 6-7 5:30/1 p.m CT Location: University Park, PA. Pegula Ice Arena Ice Surface: 200’ X 85’ TV: Friday BTN Network. Saturday: ASN Radio: WIBA AM 1310 Video Stream: BTN2go.com/BTN2go app Audio Stream: Badgersportsnetwork.com (Free) All-Time Series: UW leads 6-3-0 Last Meeting: 4-2 PSU over Wisconsin   […]

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Badgers, Gophers skate to bitter tie in series finale

Last night the Badgers were left wanting a 1:40 span of the game back, on Saturday night the Badgers attempted to take the bull by the horns and hang on this time. Sometimes a team is just simply snakebitten, and that’s what the 2014-15 Badgers team has to feel like after Saturday night’s 4-4 tie. […]

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