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Hockey Players With Basketball On Their Mind

There are 19 players who played their college hockey at Michigan who are currently in the NHL or played with a team in the NHL this season.

I am sure the players listed below (via CBS Sports) will be thinking Go Blue tonight and will be watching the game if possible.

So what do you think about the game tonight, Louisville or Michigan?

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Berenson Signs Extension At Michigan

from MVictors.com,

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – The University of Michigan and ice hockey head coach Red Berenson have agreed to a three-year contract extension, Athletic Director Dave Brandon announced on Monday (July 16).  Berenson is in the final season of his current contract and the extension will keep him at Michigan through the 2015-16 campaign.

“I’m pleased that the administration and the program are looking ahead,” said Berenson.  “I’m excited about the opportunity to remain at Michigan, especially with the current Yost renovations, the move to the Big Ten and for our incoming recruits. We have a great staff here and I’m looking forward to the next few years at Michigan.”

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NCAA Player Profile: Shawn Hunwick

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School: University of Michigan (CCHA)
Class: Fifth-Year Senior
Position: Goaltender
Height: 5’7”
Weight: 166 lbs
Age: 24
Glove: Left
Hometown: Sterling Heights, MI

Last season, goaltender Shawn Hunwick became one of the biggest stories in college hockey. He had an amazing Cinderella-story season, the likes of which are the kind of thing you usually only see in fictional Hollywood movies.

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All Red Berenson

from Tony Khing of Hockey 411 at Sharks.com,

However on this day, Berenson isn’t wearing a suit. He’s not standing in the corridors of the Yost Ice Arena. He’s in a T-shirt and shorts, has a baseball cap on his head and is talking outside Locker Room No. 2 at Snoopy’s Home Ice in Santa Rosa. Berenson is about to play in a late morning game for the University of Michigan 65s at the 36th annual Snoopy Senior World Hockey Tournament.

The man known as “The Red Baron” may be 71 and playing just for fun, but he still has that competitive fire.

One would think you’d like to take a break from hockey. After all, the NCAA season and all you do as a head coach is quite stressful
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This is a break for me. It’s a lot more fun playing hockey than coaching hockey. It really is a break. I really enjoy it a lot and it’s the only time I really play hockey.

When your players learn about your summertime hockey fix, what’s their reaction?

They like that. They know I’m a fitness person. They know I’m concerned about conditioning. But it sets a good example. They know I’m still serious about the game. I’ve had some players drive up from San Francisco to see us play.

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Record Crowd For Outdoor Hockey Game

The Big Chill at the Big House has sold 105,585 tickets for game between the University of Michigan and Michigan State University.

The game is on December 11th at 3:00pm.

Who’s going?

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