Hockey East

UConn goalie Rob Nichols made 35 saves in a 1-0 win against No. 3 Boston College in the team's Hockey East home opener Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. (Stephen Slade/UConn Photo)

Big Time Boost For UConn Hockey

Playing its first season in one of the nation’s premier college hockey conferences, Connecticut stunned No. 3 Boston College 1-0 in front of more than 8,000 fans who turned out for the team’s home opener at the XL Center.


Joe D'Ambrosio (Courtesy Jerry Brooks/WVIT, ) Dannel Malloy (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Governor Malloy Talks With Joe D

Shortly after claiming victory in the 2014 election Wednesday afternoon, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy talked politics — and hockey — with WTIC’s Joe D’Ambrosio


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Huskies Ready For Hockey East

On Friday, the Huskies open the 2014-15 season as the 12th member of Hockey East, a conference that boasts eight national titles and storied programs such as Boston College, Maine and Notre Dame, which joined a year ago.


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“At Least Two” Groups Interested In NHL Franchise Are Interested In Hartford

Governor Malloy told reporters after the State Bond Commission hearing Friday that he’s been talking with members of “at least two groups” interested in acquiring a National Hockey League team about the possibility of relocating to Hartford.


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“Welcome To Hockey East” Celebration

The University of Connecticut will hold a “Welcome To Hockey East” celebration on Friday, June 29, 2012 at 12 noon in the atrium of the XL Center in Hartford. UConn announced last week that it […]


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UConn Joins Hockey East

The University of Connecticut has made the much anticipated move to the Hockey East Association for men’s ice hockey for the 2014-1015 season. the country.


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Hockey East Focusing On Recruiting UConn To Join Conference

Hockey East Commissioner Joe Bertagna says the conference’s expansion plans are focused on the University of Connecticut.



Governor Meets With Hockey East About Possible UConn Membership

Governor Malloy met with officials from the Hockey East conference Thursday. The conference is considering including the University of Connecticut hockey team as a member.