Former Tiger Cody Lampl, sporting a playoff beard left, whupped a Canadian foe during an exhibition game between U.S. and Canadian teams in an exhibition in New Zealand recently.
The game featured a wedding at “halftime” before heading into the “third quarter” in a tour that determines the Douglas Webber Cup. The tour ends Wednesday night with a game in Dunedin at about 1 a.m. Wednesday Mountain time.
Joe Sakic and three Denver alums from the Penticton team were inducted into the B.C. Hall of Fame recently.
North Dakota announced its schedule which includes an exhibition game against the Russian Red Stars on Dec. 17, the season and home opener against Air Force at 6:37 p.m. Oct. 7 and the Nov. 5-26 home series against Colorado College.
UND also plays a game against Clarkson on Jan. 7, 2012 in what is now the Winnipeg Jets’ home ice.
Minnesota-Duluth enjoys their championship rings.
Here’s more on Wisconsin alums Chris Chelios and Gary Suter.
Niagara adds an alumnus as an assistant.