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GPL Celebrates 15 Years!

April 9, 2018 0

Happy 15th Birthday to GPL! It was on this day, back in 2003, that GPL was created! It was not actually Gopher Puck Live back then. The first few months it was just a message board that I hosted on my family website. I created the message board because our [ . . . ]

A New Beginning at Minnesota

March 29, 2018 0

Instead of doing a story about Bob Motzko, the new hockey coach at Minnesota… I thought I would just head down to the U and capture the event in pictures. There were a lot of familiar faces at the news conference today. To see all three of the most recent [ . . . ]

2017-18 Gophers Scanned Ticket Numbers Lowest in Four Seasons

March 21, 2018 0

Minneapolis, Minn. — There may have been less no shows than a year ago, but scanned ticket data shows actual 2017-18 attendance for University of Minnesota men’s hockey was the lowest it has been in four years of Big Ten hockey. During Don Lucia’s last season as head coach an [ . . . ]

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Woeful Gophers Lose Again in B1G Tourney Opener

March 2, 2018 0

Two Last-Minute Second Period Goals Too Much for Maroon and Gold State College, PA – The home team was once again jovial in Happy Valley.  For Gopher fans, the last three games have been more like the Valley of the Shadow of Death. Penn State once again outplayed, outmanned and, most [ . . . ]

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Good Night Gophers in Happy Valley

February 25, 2018 0

Gophers Swept at Penn State, Travel to Pegula Ice Arena for First Round of Big Ten Tournament – The No. 8 Gopher Hockey program dropped a 5-2 Big Ten contest to No. 18 Penn State on Saturday night in the regular-season finale at Pegula Ice Arena. Minnesota will return [ . . . ]

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Nittany Lions Pour On 61 Shots, Blitz Gophers 5-1

February 24, 2018 0

Friday Victory Sets Up ‘Win-and-Stay-Home’ Saturday Scenario for Penn State State College, PA – Coming into the weekend, the Minnesota Gophers only needed one point on the road at Penn State to secure home ice positioning for the first round of the Big Ten playoffs. After Friday’s 5-1 drubbing at the [ . . . ]

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Gophers Fell #6 Buckeyes 2-1

February 17, 2018 0

Gates, Glover score for Gophers, Robson picks up another win in net Minneapolis, MN – “We’ve been saying it for a while now: it’s playoff hockey.” Jack Glover summed up his team’s mindset following a nailbiting Gopher win Friday night at Mariucci Arena.  The Gophers (19-13-1 Overall, 10-10-1-1 B1G) beat the [ . . . ]

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Minnesota Ranks Second for NCAA Men’s Hockey Revenue

February 16, 2018 0

Minneapolis, Minn. — The University of Minnesota has routinely led the nation in generating revenue with its men’s hockey program, but Boston University topped all schools for fiscal year 2017 with $8,567,700 in revenues and the Gophers were second with $5,872,921 in revenues. Minnesota saw ticket revenues at its lowest [ . . . ]

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Gophers Sweep Badgers On Road, First Time Since 2016

February 11, 2018 0

With Wisconsin coach Tony Granato away at the Olympics, the Gophers played to a 7-1 victory at Kohl Center on Saturday. Minnesota swept the Badgers in front of a sellout crowd of 15,359 and leapfrogged their rivals from fifth to fourth in the Big Ten Standings with two weeks to [ . . . ]

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Sheehy’s 3rd Period Brace Beats Badgers

February 10, 2018 0

Madison, WI – It’s about as hackneyed a cliche as there is, but Don Lucia always talks about his best players needing to play their best as the season winds down. For Tyler Sheehy, who’s been quiet nearly the entire season after an All-American sophomore campaign in 2016-2017, perhaps Friday [ . . . ]

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Fighting Irish Find Four Goals in Win Over Minnesota

January 28, 2018 0

Minneapolis, Minn. — When it comes to conference play, Gophers coach Don Lucia has often said you want to sweep at home and split on the road. No. 13 Minnesota couldn’t get either with No. 1 Notre Dame this season, falling 4-1 in front of 9,890 at 3M Arena at [ . . . ]

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