Friday reading: Previews

Former Tiger Joey Crabb scored for Toronto in the Leafs' 3-1 win over Tampa Bay on Thursday night.

No. 2 seed Minnesota Duluth knows it will need to focus on the details when it takes on No. 3 Denver at 1:07 p.m. Mountain in the WCHA Final Five semifinals.

UMD has to feel comfortable in the Xcel Energy Center, where it won its first NCAA Division I title 11 months ago.

No. 1 Minnesota defenseman Nate Schmidt dropped some weight this offseason and it has paid off with 33 assists this season.

Making the Final Five, let alone coming in as the favorite, is new to all but three of the current Gophers, who take on No. 4 seed North Dakota in the 6:07 p.m. MT semifinal.

All Final Five games will be broadcast live on FS North and ROOT Sports Rocky Mountain.

Pine Creek graduate Emily West is one of the players to watch in the women’s Frozen Four this weekend.

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One Response to Friday reading: Previews

  1. sweetopiagirl says:

    Reblogged this on Inspiredweightloss.

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