He is joined by Lake Superior State junior defenseman Zach Sternberg and junior forward Dan Radke; Princeton junior forward Andrew Calof, Robert Morris freshman forward David Friedmann and senior goaltender Eric Levine, and Bentley sophomore defenseman Steve Weinstein.
Blues forward and former Tiger Jaden Schwartz had a short stay with Team Canada for the 2013 IIHF World Championships.The Canadians lost in the quarterfinals only a day after Schwartz arrived.
Schwartz previously participated in IIHF competition at the 2011 and 2012 World Junior Championships.
In 45 games this season, Schwartz scored seven goals and six assists for the Blues (13 points). He had a plus/minus rating of -4 and registered four penalty minutes. Schwartz was drafted by the Blues in the first round (14th overall) in the 2010 NHL Draft. The tournament ends May 19.
Here is a roundup blog post on Minnesota-Duluth captains, team awards and 2013-14 schedule.
Minnesota State renovations include shrinking its ice sheet from Olympic size to a hybrid close to the NHL.
The lawsuit involving former Alaska-Anchorage coach Dave Shyiak has been ‘exaggerated’ according to the player hit in the incident.
The USHL Sioux City coach is moving on to work for Ohio State.
Sioux City forward Jake Guentzel, younger brother of former Tiger Gabe and a Nebraska-Omaha signee, was named the 2012-13 USHL Rookie of the Year after finishing sixth in league scoring and tying a USHL Tier 1 era (2002-present) record with a 21-game point streak.
Amarillo beat Wenatchee 5-0 in the NAHL Robertson Cup championship game less than a day after losing 7-0 in pool play to the same Wild. You may recall some accusations were flying that the Bulls threw that earlier game. The Wild have since announced they are moving to Hidalgo, Texas to become the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees.