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Gophers Win Friday, Lose in OT Saturday in Tempe

Tempe, AZ – For the first time in program history, the Gophers traveled to the desert to take on Arizona State in a two-game series. Unfortunately, Minnesota seemed to experience a Thanksgiving hangover. After winning a sloppy game Friday 3-2, the Gophers (10-3-1-2 Overall, 6-2-0-0 B1G) lost a wild game 6-5 in overtime to the Arizona State Sun Devils (7-5-1-2 Overall). The Gophers jumped out to an early 2-0 lead after the first period Friday, […]

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GPL Podcast #224: Jack Ramsey is our guest

Former Gopher Jack Ramsey joined us on the podcast this week. We covered a bunch of topics from the Michigan sweep. The Jagger Joshua situation. As well as the Thanksgiving series at Arizona State. SPONSORED BY… Jerry Peters of First Class Mortgage! Click this link to check out a custom page we have created just for him and First Class Mortgage! Audio You can listen to the podcast here, or on Apple Podcasts , Google […]

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Shorthanded Gophers Sweep Wolverines

Ann Arbor, MI – The Gophers are back on top of the Big Ten standings. After a Thursday thriller which saw the visiting Maroon & Gold pull away in the third period, the #2 Gophers (10-4-0 Overall, 6-2-0-0 B1G) more or less controlled the game Friday against the #3 Michigan Wolverines (9-5-0, 1-3-1-1), earning a 6-3 win and a big road sweep of a good Wolverines team. The series was marked by absences, with each […]

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Gophers Take Thursday Tilt 5-2 in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI – It’s always nice to start a long road trip with a win. Especially when it comes in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Behind a solid 60-minute effort, the #2 Minnesota Gophers (9-4-0 Overall, 5-2-0-0 B1G) outpaced the #3 Michigan Wolverines (9-4-0, 1-2-1-1), putting the game away with two third-period goals to take the series opener by a 5-2 score. The story of the game at the outset was the rash of illnesses that […]

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GPL Podcast #223: Jess Myers from The Rink Live joins us!

Jess Myers from The Rink Live joined us for an update on the state of the Gopher Hockey program. He also gave us some great insight on the Mel Pearson situation that happened over the summer. Of course we talked PSU and this week’s games against Michigan. SPONSORED BY… Jerry Peters of First Class Mortgage! Click this link to check out a custom page we have created just for him and First Class Mortgage! Audio […]

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Brodzinski’s 3rd Period Brace Nets Gophers Weekend Split

Minneapolis, MN – Coming into this weekend’s series, the big question was “is Penn State for real?” The Nittany Lions were 9-1-0 entering Thursday’s game, with only one “quality” win against a strong Michigan team, but no bad losses either. After a strong showing against Minnesota this weekend, it looks like there is another contender for the Big Ten title this year. Penn State (10-2-0 Overall, 4-2-0-0 B1G) played the Gophers (8-4-0, 4-2-0-0) hard, winning […]

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GPL Podcast #222: Back to #1 after a sweep of Notre Dame

We are back after a week off… The Gophers earned a split at Ohio State and then followed it up with a home sweep of Notre Dame in very impressive fashion. We talked about those 4 games as well as which players are playing well and which ones we are just waiting for an explosion. It’s just a matter of time! SPONSORED BY… Jerry Peters of First Class Mortgage! Click this link to check out […]