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GPL Podcast #145: Sweep of the Irish!

A well earned sweep on the road against Notre Dame. Just what this team needed! We discuss the sweep and the great weekend that Robson, McLaughlin and Novak all had. Though this team is still in pairwise trouble due to the bad losses against FSU & SLU. We discuss all of that along with your questions. And we of course preview the series against Michigan State.   You can listen to the podcast above, or […]

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McLaughlin’s GWG with 7.8 Seconds Left Lifts Gophers to Sweep in South Bend

South Bend, IN – A college hockey player’s first collegiate goal is usually something they remember for the rest of their lives. For Blake McLaughlin, his second Gopher goal was even more memorable. For the second night in a row, McLaughlin scored the game winning goal to lift the Minnesota Gophers (9-8-4 Overall, 6-3-3 B1G) over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (12-8-1, 5-6-1).  Saturday’s goal, McLaughlin’s second as a Gopher, came in breathtaking fashion: a […]

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Robson Again Brilliant as Gophers Beat Irish 5-1

South Bend, IN – As Mat Robson goes, so too go the Gophers. The Junior goalkeeper was on his game yet again, making 42 saves on 43 shots to backstop Minnesota (8-8-4 Overall, 5-3-3 B1G) to a win over #9 Notre Dame (12-7-1, 5-5-0).  Tommy Novak and Blake McLaughlin scored their first goals of the season to lead Minnesota on the offensive side of the puck and get the Gophers back to a .500 record […]

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GPL Podcast #144: Split with Penn State

We are without Hammy this week as he battles a cold. But Vegoe & Jup go over the Penn State Split. The World Juniors. Your questions as well as previewed Notre Dame.   You can listen to the podcast above, or via iTunes / Google Play. Check out older episodes on the Podcast Page.

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Gophers Come Alive to Beat Penn State 4-1

Minneapolis, MN – Bob Motzko has been preaching the need for the Gophers to get that separation goal to put their stamp on games. Saturday night, the Gophers finally met that request. A stellar second period, punctuated by Gopher goals from Brent Gates and Jack Ramsey, put Minnesota (7-8-4 Overall, 4-3-3 B1G) on top for good in Saturday’s rematch versus #9 Penn State (12-6-2, 4-5-1-1).  The Gophers built a 3-1 lead by the end of the […]

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Gopher Woes Continue in 4-2 Loss vs. Penn State

Minneapolis, MN – Halfway through the 2018-2019 season, the two biggest problems for this Gopher team have been costly defensive lapses and lack of finishing. Both were on display Friday night. Minnesota (6-8-4 Overall, 3-3-3 B1G) played well enough to win in the series opener versus Penn State (12-5-2, 4-4-1), but their two big issues reared their heads throughout the game, and as the dust cleared after the final horn the Nittany Lions walked away […]

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GPL Podcast #143: Back from the holiday break

After a good weekend against Michigan before the break, the team came back from the holiday break with a win and loss against Ferris State. Not the way to start the 2nd half of the season. We talk all about that along with the return of the Mariucci Classic. The World Junior Tournament and of course the weekend series with Penn State.   You can listen to the podcast above, or via iTunes / Google […]