Thursday, April 8, 2010

Frozen Four Thursday, "I'm In Love"

"Where's my gangstas and all my thugs,
Throw them hands up and show some love
And I welcome you to Detroit City
I said welcome to Detroit City."

Badger Men vs RIT: Thursday 4:00 PM PM

UW: 27-10-4 overall (Last weekend beat Vermont 3-2, SCSU 5-3)
RIT: 28-11-1 overall (Last weekend beat Denver 2-1, UNH 6-2)

Game Day Links:
TV: ESPN2 (HD)
Radio: WIBA 1310
Webcast: ESPN360
Audio webstream: insideBADGERSPORTS ($9.95/mo)
Live blog: Capobianco*, Worgull (BN)*

* I don't have the direct blog links, but they should be linked on the front page of their respective sites at game time.

Weekly Shooutout Winner
Freshman forward Keegan Meuer won this weeks shootout.

Badger Lines
Andy Bohmbach-Blake Geoffrion-Craig Smith
Ben Street-Derek Stepan-Michael Davies
John Mitchell-Aaron Bendickson-Jordy Murray
Podge Turnbull-Sean Dolan-Ben Grotting

Ryan McDonagh-Jake Gardiner
Brendan Smith-John Ramage
Cody Goloubef-Justin Schultz

Scott Gudmandson

RIT Lines
Stevan Matic-Cameron Burt-Sean Murphy
Taylor McReynolds-Mark Cornacchia-Mike Janda
Scott Knowles-Adam Hartley-Brent Alexin
Tyler Mazzei-Andrew Favot-Tyler Brenner

Dan Ringwald-Chris Tanev
Chris Saracino-Chris Haltigin
Alan Mazur- Daniel Spivak

Jared DeMichiel

Previews
UW Badgers: Preview, Game Notes
RIT Athletics: Preview, Game Notes
Baggot (WSJ): UW Men's Hockey vs RIT
Holt (Badger Herald): It all Adds up for UW
Brenier (Daily Cardinal): Cinderella RIT aims to knock off Badgers

Other Aricles/Links
Baggot (WSJ Blog): Eaves gets Ford Field Scouting Report
Baggot (WSJ): Geoffrion has grown into great
Lucas (WSJ): Badgers seek Madtown to Motown hat trick
Radloff (WSJ): First Skate at Frozen Ford
Baggot (WSJ): "X Factor" marks the spot for Eaves, Badgers
Baggot (WSJ): Players not impressed with Ford Field Ice
Breiner (Daily Cardinal): Badger hockey program sets bar high
Savidge (Daily Cardinal): Badgers Villians in RIT Matchup

The Usual Suspects
CHN: Tale of the tape
CHN: Wisconsin's Senior Moments
CHN: On Balance, Wisconsin has a lot on it's side
CHN: RIT Looks to slay more giants
CHN: RIT Arrives mixing fun, business
USCHO: Wisconsin Harkens Back
USCHO: Video: Wisconsin on motivation