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Union College Wins Their First National Championship In NCAA Men’s Hockey

from David Albright of ESPN,

His nickname is Ghost.

Without a doubt the Minnesota Golden Gophers and their fans will be seeing Shayne Gostisbehere in their nightmares for a long time to come, while the Philadelphia Flyers and their fans hope to be seeing a lot more of him in their future. (Is he available for Sunday's regular-season finale against Carolina?)

The junior defenseman from Margate, Fla., the lone NHL draft pick (third round, 2012) on the Union College (32-6-4) hockey roster, was everywhere on the ice on Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. He piloted a one-time laughingstock of college hockey to its first national championship after a decisive 7-4 win over Minnesota (28-7-6).

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Below, watch John Buccigross and Barry Melrose of ESPN recap the game...

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MoreShoot's avatar

Pleasantly surprised by this game. Gostisbehere did look dangerous every time he was on the ice. A looked like the next Erik Karlsson.

Posted by MoreShoot on 04/13/14 at 09:49 AM ET

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