2017-18 Yale Men's Ice Hockey News

  • Yale Hosts UNH Saturday
    November 22, 2017
    The last time the Bulldogs and Wildcats met was 11 years ago at Durham when the visitors had a new head coach. Saturday Yale hosts No.13 New Hampshire in an important 7 p.m. contest for both schools that airs live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Tucker’s Effort Not Enough For Elis
    November 18, 2017
    Throughout the season, Sam Tucker has shown an ability to stand on his head for the Yale Bulldogs. Saturday night, despite his best efforts, the Bulldogs fell to the Quinnipiac Bobcats 3-0. Tucker finished with 40 saves, a season high, in the loss.
  • Power Play Propels Princeton Past Yale
    November 17, 2017
    The Princeton power play was extremely effective tonight in an ECAC Hockey contest at Baker Rink. The Tigers, despite goals from four different Yale skaters and a late surge, scored on three of their eight advantages on the way to a 5-4 win.
  • Road Trip to NJ and CT This Weekend
    November 15, 2017
    Yale travels to Princeton and Quinnipiac this weekend after beginning the season with three straight conference splits. Both are 7 p.m. puck drops. Friday's game at Baker Rink airs live on the ILN. Saturday's game at Hamden is on ESPN3 and TSN Go in Canada.
  • Palecco Gets 2 ECAC Awards
    November 13, 2017
    Dante Palecco, a Yale freshman forward from Whippany, N.J., hit the net for the first time in his collegiate career last weekend during a two-point team conference weekend. Before the set was complete, he had four goals and five points, good enough to earn ECAC Hockey Offensive Player and Rookie of the Week.
  • Golden Knights Take Battle
    November 11, 2017
    A day after falling behind early before coming back, the Yale Bulldogs had the script flipped on Saturday night. After scoring the first goal, the Bulldogs gave up four unanswered goals to fall to Clarkson 4-1 on home ice.
  • Blue Blasts SLU 6-1
    November 10, 2017
    The best way to celebrate your first collegiate game with a goal is to make it a hat trick. Freshman forward Dante Palecco became just the fourth rookie in Yale hockey history to score three times in a game as the Bulldogs beat St. Lawrence 6-1 in ECAC play before 3,031 at Ingalls Rink.
  • North Country Weekend in New Haven
    November 07, 2017
    After an ECAC split with No. 5 Harvard and Dartmouth on the road last weekend, the Elis host two excellent squads from the North Country.
  • Yale Runs Into Hot Goalie at Hanover
    November 04, 2017
    It’s quite a challenge to follow up an emotional road win over an arch rival with a productive night. That’s what the Yale Men’s Hockey Team was trying to do in ECAC play tonight against a hot Dartmouth goalie.
  • Yale Takes Down Harvard
    November 03, 2017
    Whenever two close rivals battle, it will typically require one player to rise above the others to help their side win. Sam Tucker dominated in net for the Yale Bulldogs as they defeated the Harvard Crimson 5-2 on Friday night.
  • Road Test For Bulldogs
    November 01, 2017
    Following a home-and-home split with Brown a weekend ago, the Bulldogs hit the road for another ECAC and Ivy League weekend with games at Boston and Hanover against teams they faced in the post-season last March. Yale takes on No. 2 Harvard on Friday (NESN) and Dartmouth on Saturday night. Both are 7:00 puck drops and air live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Snively’s 2 Tallies Lead Yale Past Brown
    October 28, 2017
    Joe Snively had two goals while twins Evan and Mitchell Smith combined for three points as the Yale men’s hockey team skated past Brown 5-2 at Meehan Auditorium in the second game of the regular season for both squads.
  • Elis Don't Cash In on Shots Margin
    October 27, 2017
    Three out of the last four games between Yale and Brown have been decided by a goal, and the 2017-18 season opener for both schools was headed that way until late in the third when the Bears tallied twice on an empty net to take a 4-1 contest at Ingalls Rink.
  • Brown Coming to Whale Friday For Season Opener
    October 24, 2017
    The Bulldogs are opening the 2017-18 season in unique fashion. For the first time ever, the Yale men’s hockey team begins a season with a home-and-home against its ECAC travel partner Brown. The Bears and Bulldogs skate Friday at Ingalls Rink and Saturday at Meehan Auditorium. Both puck drops are 7 p.m. and air live on the Ivy League Network.
  • U.S. Team With 4 Yalies Plays Friday
    October 18, 2017
    Four former Yale All-American forwards currently playing professionally in Europe have been selected to the U.S. National Team for next month’s Deutschland Cup. Mark Arcobello ’10, Sean Backman ’10, Broc Little ’11 and Brian O’Neill ’12, all of whom skated together for Keith Allain ’80, Yale’s Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach, will be with their college coach in Germany for the competition that helps determine who will be on the U.S. Olympic Team roster for February’s Winter Games in South Korea.
  • Snively Has 6-Point Night in Win
    October 13, 2017
    Friday the 13th brought good fortune for the Yale men’s hockey team and one of its star forwards in an opening night exhibition game against Western Ontario. Joe Snively, who had two goals and four assists, had his hand on every Bulldog goal in a 6-4 win at Ingalls Rink.
  • Bulldogs Host Mustangs Friday Night
    October 10, 2017
    The 2017-18 edition of Yale men’s hockey gets unveiled Friday night at the Whale when the Bulldogs host Western Ontario in an exhibition contest at 7. The contest against the Canadian University airs live on the Ivy League Network.
  • Q & A with Keith Allain ’80
    October 03, 2017
    Three men have served as coaches for U.S. Teams at three different Olympic Games, and Yale is fortunate to have one of them. Keith Allain, about to begin his 12th season as the Bulldogs’ head coach, was on the American bench at Albertville and Torino. His third Olympic endeavor is the XXIII Winter Games at PyeongChang, South Korea. Here’s what Allain had to say a few days before official practices begin at Ingalls Rink.
  • Q & A with Yale Hockey Captain Ryan Hitchcock
    September 27, 2017
    Yale senior forward Ryan Hitchcock, the captain of the current hockey team, answered a few questions about himself and the upcoming season.
  • Elis Picked 6th and 8th in ECAC Polls
    September 23, 2017
    The league media and coaches have spoken, and the Yale men’s hockey team has been picked to finish sixth and eighth respectively by the two groups.
  • Allain Named to 2018 Olympic Staff
    August 03, 2017
    Keith Allain ’80, Yale’s Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach, will be on a United States Olympic Coaching Staff for a third time this winter. The former Yale goalie, who has compiled a .602 winning percentage and a national title over 11 seasons in New Haven, has been named an assistant coach for the 2018 U.S. squad that competes in the XXIII Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang, South Korea.
  • 2017-18 Schedule Announced
    July 07, 2017
    Four interesting non-league contests are at home this winter, including Arizona State’s first visit to Ingalls Rink. That’s one of the significant aspects of the 2017-18 Yale men’s hockey schedule that was released today.