Blais' Mavs eager to put Ooks on ice
UNO coach Dean Blais' team faces Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in an exhibition game Monday.
Posted: Sunday, October 6, 2013 12:00 am
It's just an exhibition game, but there's more at stake than just figuring out what an Ook might be.
“The guys have to realize that every time they put on the jersey, it means something,” University of Nebraska at Omaha hockey coach Dean Blais said. “It always does. Right now, they're trying to jockey for ice time, who's going to be on the power play and penalty kill. It's a great evaluator for us.”
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Sunday, October 6, 2013 12:00 am.