They Want My Poll: Media Poll, USCHO Poll Picks From Yours Truly

Would you like me to show you my soul, I mean, poll? I apologize for that terrible pun in the title but it gives me the bad excuse to post a Spoon song in this post. So what that video (the album is called “They Want My Soul”… I know, just bear with me and…
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Friday Afternoon Reading: North Dakota (UPDATE: NOW WITH LINES!)

(Today’s music courtesy of Parquet Courts. One of my favorite albums of 2013. I suggest you listen to it, and you really have no reason not to since it’s streaming for free on the internet.) Hey there. If you haven’t heard, it’s North Dakota Friday. As of 9:40 a.m. today there were 200 tickets left…
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WEEKEND RECAP: Men Get Sweep, Women Play Well, And Other Random Factoids

At this point (early Wednesday morning) a “weekend recap” is almost old news. But I’m still awake, listening to Lou Reed and thinking about both Bemidji State hockey teams’ weekends (because this is what I do with myself on weeknights). I may as well write a blog. Right? Right. First, please remember to listen to…
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WCHA: Strange Lights

Indulge me for a moment, but this Deerhunter song perfectly encapsulates what has come to be known in the world of the WCHA as the “Alaska Plan.” “What direction should we choose? / We’re lost and still confused” I’ll explain: At this point yesterday, all we really knew about the WCHA playoffs was that there…
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BSU Women Unveil Hockey Schedule, It’s Exactly What You Expect

Yes, it’s been nearly two weeks. I apologize. The new Beach House album came out. I got lost in it. Good stuff here. You’ll like it. In real sports news: The BSU women unveiled their 2012-13 schedule Thursday. As alluded to in the title of this post, there’s not much change on the schedule (which…
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