Friday reading: Gold Pan series; NCHC, WCHA, Air Force previews

Published: February 21, 2014, 12:53 pm, by Joe Paisley

Roos celebrationLast weekend’s goalie change may benefit Denver headed into this weekend. Here are the Gazette’s previews for this weekend: Part 1 and Part 2.

DU is making a late-season push for an at-large NCAA berth. It looks like Joey LaLeggia is doubtful for Friday night, according to the Post. USCHO predicts a split this weekend.

No. 4 St. Cloud State at Miami games was circled by most during the preseason as the series between the NCHC’s top-two teams. That has not worked out.  Injuries are a big reason why the RedHawks are struggling.

Mark MacMillan’s late-season surge has been a spark for North Dakota’s recent tear. Here is a preview out of Duluth.

Nebraska-Omaha travels to Western Michigan for what promises to be a physical series. WMU has a more important issue on its mind.

Here is all you need on the WCHA and Air Force hockey this weekend.