Maine hockey looks to reverse trend of losing non-conference openers

St. Lawrence swept Maine at Alfond Arena last season. Will Maine pay back the favor this weekend? (Photo: Bangor Daily News)

The University of Maine men’s hockey team hasn’t won back-to-back non-conference games to open a season since 2006, when the black bears begun their Frozen Four run with a 7-1-1 record.

Red Gendron and the Black Bears will travel to Canton, N.Y. this weekend to open the regular season against St. Lawrence of the ECAC — the first time Maine will play a true road game against SLU in 10 years. Continue reading


Maine’s preseason spot in Hockey East not a surprise

Martin Ouellette makes a stop during a home game last season. (Photo: Bangor Daily News)

Can you really blame the Hockey East coaches from picking one of its hallmark teams to finish eighth this season? Continue reading


A month to Dalhousie

In one month, the puck will drop on the Red era in Maine Hockey lore. Finally, the White days are behind the Bears.
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