The No. 10 Gopher Hockey program will begin 2018 with a home-and-home series against in-state rival St. Cloud State this weekend.
Saturday's opener is set for 6:30 p.m. CT in St. Cloud (CBS Sports, NCHC.tv) while Sunday's finale will be held at 3M Arena at Mariucci at 6:00 p.m. CT (FOX Sports North, TSN2, BTN2Go, FOX Sports Go, TSNGo).
The University of Minnesota has now been represented at 40 of 42 IIHF World Junior Championships including 2017’s gold medal performance.
The No. 7 Gopher Hockey program is on the road this weekend for their third-straight Big Ten Conference series, taking on No. 15 Ohio State in Columbus to conclude the first half of the season.
The University of Minnesota enters this year’s tournament having boasted representatives at 39 of 41 IIHF World Junior Championships.
Men's Hockey vs. Clarkson 10-27-17
MHK: Icebreaker vs. Minnesota Duluth 10-6-17
Men's Hockey vs. Alberta 10-1-17
Men's Hockey vs. Michigan St. 3-11-17
Men's Hockey vs. USANDT 10-14-16
2016-17 | FRESHMAN SEASON
Named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team • skated in 32 games as a rookie, missing the Big Ten and NCAA tournaments with an injury • recorded seven points (one goal, six assists) as a freshman while finishing second on the team with 50 blocks • made his collegiate debut on Oct. 7, 2016 in Minnesota's win over UAA • notched his first point (an assist) against Northeastern on Nov. 25, 2016 • added his first career goal against Ohio State on Dec. 3, 2016 • missed the Mariucci Classic while helping the U.S. National Junior Team go unbeaten at the IIHF World Junior Championships in Canada, earning a gold medal • earned first letter.
A 2016 graduate of Pioneer High School in Ann Arbor, Mich. • spent two years (2014-16) with USA Hockey's National Team Development Program • tallied 25 points (seven goals, 18 assists) in 60 career USHL games • served as team captain of the U.S. National Under-17 Team during the 2014-15 season and recorded 19 points (three goals, 16 assists) in 55 total games • also served as team captain of the U.S. National Under-18 Team during the 2015-16 season and recorded 25 points (six goals, 19 assists) in 61 total games • previously skated for three seasons at Shattuck-St. Mary’s and helped capture the 2014 Tier I Boys 18 and Under National Championship with Gophers teammates Ryan Norman and Rem Pitlick.
Earned a gold medal with the U.S. National Junior Team at the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championships in Canada as USA Hockey went unbeaten at the event • served as team captain for the U.S. at the 2016 IIHF Under-18 World Championship in Grand Forks, N.D., helping Team USA to a bronze medal with five points (two goals, three assists) in seven games • finished fourth at the 2016 IIHF Under-18 Five Nations Tournament in Rauma, Finland • helped the U.S. to a gold medal at the 2015 IIHF Under-17 Four Nations Tournament in Monthey, Switzerland • also earned silver medals at the 2015 IIHF Under-17 Five Nations Tournament in Dmitrov, Russia, the 2014 IIHF World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Sarnia and Lambton Shores, Ontario and the 2014 IIHF Under-17 Four Nations Tournament in Ann Arbor, Mich. • served as team captain for the U.S. at the 2014 IIHF World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
Born Feb. 11, 1998 • son of Bob and Jennifer Lindgren • native of Minneapolis, Minn. • father, Bob, was a goalie at Michigan • brother, Charlie, was a goalie for St. Cloud State and plays in the Montreal Canadiens organization • brother, Andrew, is a goalie at St. John’s • selected in the second round (49th overall) of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins • competed at the 2015 CCM All-American Prospects Game in Buffalo, N.Y.
Gophers are Golden at the Garden
1/20/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
Brent Gates Jr. and Casey Mittelstadt led the way with a goal and an assist each while Mat Robson improved to 3-1-0 on the year while making 19 saves.
Sheehy Sparks `U' to Win Over Spartans
1/18/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
With three points on the night, Sheehy is the 84th member of Minnesota's 100-Point Club and currently has 101 points in 100 career games.
Skate with the Gophers Info
1/18/2018 - M. Ice Hockey
Skate with the Gophers presented by AAA Minneapolis is set for Saturday, Feb. 3 at 3M Arena at Mariucci.