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Andy Johnson

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UW women send 12 players to represent USA, Canada

The United States and Canada will be represented by five Badgers on each side as the two nations meet up in Calgary, Alberta next week.

Sean Little signs ECHL contract with Bakersfield

Sean Little becomes the eighth player from last season's roster to sign a professional contract, as he agrees to terms with Bakersfield in the ECHL.

Tyler Barnes signs AHL contract with Grand Rapids

After a solid four-year career at Wisconsin, right wing Tyler Barnes has agreed to a one-year contract with the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL.

Financial gap to widen in hockey for 'Power 5'

The disparity between the small and large schools in college hockey has expanded with the announcement that the NCAA has granted autonomy to the "Power Five" conferences.

Rafalski, Sauer headline U.S. Hockey HOF '14 class

Four new members will be inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame as the Class of 2014, including former Wisconsin hockey coach Jeff Sauer and one of his standout players, defenseman...

UW scrimmage vs. St. Norbert won't be open to fans

Apparently there has been some confusion about the game between Wisconsin and defending Division III national champion St. Norbert College scheduled to take place Oct. 25 at LaBahn Arena.

Hockey recruiting: Team Wisconsin rosters released

The hockey season is right around the corner and midget teams around the state releasing rosters is another positive sign that hockey is close.

Jake Gardiner inks 5-year extension with Toronto

The former Wisconsin defenseman inks a long-term extension worth $20.25 million over the next five seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Badgers schedule Division III champs St. Norbert

In addition to the exhibition, the Badgers will skate in a Red-White scrimmage in DePere on Oct. 3 to kick off the 2014-15 hockey season.

Norby, Hanzlik commit to UW women's hockey

Wisconsin received two big commitments as Presley Norby and Kyleigh Hanzlik recently gave verbal pledges to Mark Johnson and the Badgers.

Wisconsin hockey recruiting update

Adam Parsells and Tony Stillwell will stay home for their senior seasons, while Matthew Freytag and Brock Boeser head to the USHL.

Mark Zengerle signs AHL deal with Grand Rapids

Mark Zengerle will start his professional career in the AHL next season with the Grand Rapids Griffins, farm club for the Detroit Red Wings.

Blayre Turnbull named women's hockey team captain

Forward Karley Sylvester and defenseman Katarina Zgraja will join Blayre Turnbull on the leadership team next season as alternate captains.

Dany Heatley signs 1-year deal with Anaheim Ducks

The former Wisconsin winger positions himself to take another run at the Stanley Cup by signing a short-term deal for $1 million with the Ducks.

Madison Capitols release inaugural USHL schedule

The release of the Madison Capitols' slate includes up to six potential conflicts with the Wisconsin men's hockey schedule.

Recruit Brock Boeser named to U.S. U-18 team

Wisconsin recruit Brock Boeser was one of 22 players named to the U.S. Under-18 Select Team for the 2014 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup.

Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic highlights

2010 Hobey Baker Award winner Blake Geoffrion and Wisconsin hockey almuni helped raise over $65,000 for the UW Health Burn Center.

Matt Ustaski picked in 7th round by Jets

Incoming freshman Matt Ustaski was the third Wisconsin recruit to be picked, as the Winnipeg Jets nabbed him in the seventh round, No. 192 overall.

Matt Berkovitz picked in 5th round by Ducks

Defenseman Matt Berkovitz joins Nic Kerdiles and Grant Besse in the Anaheim system after being drafted by the Ducks No. 123 overall on Saturday.

Jack Dougherty picked in 2nd round by Predators

Incoming Wisconsin freshman defenseman Jack Dougherty was selected by the Nashville Predators with the No. 51 overall pick on Saturday.

NHL Draft Preview: Dougherty leads UW prospects

Jack Dougherty is expected to join a long list of Badgers selected in the top two rounds of the NHL Draft this weekend in Philadelphia.

Blake Geoffrion talks Hockey Classic rosters

In anticipation of the upcoming Blake Geoffrion Hockey Classic, Geoffrion was kind enough to call and talk about the event and the players involved.

Confirmed: BC goalie Megan Miller joins Badgers

Between the addition of Megan Miller and rising sophomore Ann-Renée Desbiens, the Badgers appear set between the pipes next season.

Jack Dougherty invited to USA WJC Evaluation Camp

Considered one of the top defensemen in the country for his age group, Jack Dougherty will have a chance to audition for the 2015 WJC roster.

Joe Pavelski charity golf tourney set for June 27

Joe Pavelski's charity golf tournament will take place June 27 at the Stevens Point Country Club with proceeds going to area youth hockey.

Wayzata forward Max Zimmer gives pledge to Badgers

The Badgers picked up their second 1997-born forward recruit from Wayzata high school in Minnesota, this time landing skilled sophomore forward Max Zimmer.

Alex Shuchuk set to join Badgers, play for father

Janesville Jets forward Alex Shuchuk, the son of current UW assistant coach Gary, joins the Badgers as a walk-on forward for next season.

Twice as nice! 2 Badgers advance to NHL Cup Final

After defeating the Montreal Canadiens in six games, Derek Stepan, Ryan McDonagh and the New York Rangers advance to the Stanley Cup Final.

Potential hockey recruits keeping NCAA option open

Potential recruits Dante Fabbro and Tyson Jost will play with the Penticton Vees in the BCHL next year, retaining their NCAA eligibility.

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