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Off to a 4-0 start and up to No. 5 in the polls, the Gophers men's hockey team takes that momentum on the road for the first time in the 2020-21 season.
The good: Three players are on the U.S. junior national team preliminary roster. The bad: An injury to a top-line wing.
Based on the two Big Ten programs that have canceled games, Wisconsin and Maryland, don't be surprised if the next weekend's Gophers-Northwestern game isn't played
The Whitecaps, who won the Isobel Cup in 2019 and were headed to the finals last season, will be among six NWHL teams playing strictly in Lake Placid.
Scott Reedy scored in the first period and Nathan Burke added a rebound in the third as goaltender Jack LaFontaine posted the shutout.
Two highly recruited defensemen, Brock Faber and Mike Koster, make a big impact in win over Buckeyes.
In this compressed season, the Gophers return to action Monday and Tuesday for a series against Ohio State at Mariucci Arena, giving them four games in a six-day span.
The fourth-ranked Gophers, outshot 36-18 by the Buckeyes, got a goal on their first shot of the game by senior co-captain Grace Zumwinkle and another on their sixth shot on goal by freshman center Josey Dunne
Brannon McManus and Sammy Walker each had a goal and an assist in Minnesota's 3-2 afternoon victory.
Minnesota was about to play Ohio State in the NCAA quarterfinals when COVID-19 forced sports to shut down. Eight months later, the Gophers and Buckeyes meet to open the season.