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UMaine Men’s Hockey home opener draws smallest crowd in decades

After being shut out 12-0 in their first two games, the U Maine men’s hockey team finally scored Friday night at the Alfond Arena. Actually they scored early and often against perpetual tomato can Alaska-Anchorage, literally the worst D-1 hockey program in the country. The Seawolves won 3 games last year and finished 60 out […]

Bruins poor performance in Game 7 probably looks all to familiar to UMaine fans

By Ryan McLaughlin- Sports Chowdah Contributor. The Bruins picked the most inopportune of times to morph into a Red Gendron-esque team. Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final Wednesday night, a 4-1 St. Louis Blues win, was, in many ways, like watching the UMaine teams of the last several years. Territorial edge early, but made […]

Lowering UMaine hockey ticket prices is just shuffling deck chairs as the ship takes on water

Attendance at University of Maine hockey games is on a steady decline. Shocker, right? So, Athletic Director Ken Ralph announced this week that they are lowering ticket prices at the Alfond Arena next year. Season tickets will be decreasing an average of $75; single-game tickets will have an an average savings of $8 according to […]

The excuses for UMaine hockey are very well polished. But what’s the plan?

Right here on this site you’ll see a great article from BDN Maine Sportswriter Larry Mahoney addressing the mediocre state of the University of Maine hockey program. It is very well done. Nobody walking this planet knows more about Black Bear hockey than Larry. His article is thorough and fair. He points out evidence of […]

Disappointing regular season for Black Bear hockey. Will postseason be different?

The regular-season finale for the University of Maine hockey team was a warm and fuzzy one in an otherwise disappointing regular season. Senior goaltender Rob McGovern, relegated to the role of backup the last two years, shut out Boston University 6-0 in an otherwise meaningless game, as Maine was locked into the sixth seed in […]