2011 Hobey Baker possibilities

U.S. College Hockey Online takes a preseason look at those with potential to earn the 2011 Hobey Baker Memorial Award, starting with forwards. See which two Minnesota Duluth players are mentioned here.

Winger Mason Raymond had a shorthanded goal Friday night as Vancouver defeated Anaheim 4-2 in an NHL preseason game in Anaheim, Calif. TSN has a story here.

North Dakota star sophomore forward Danny Kristo will sit out Sunday’s exhibition versus Manitoba after being cited for underage drinking.

The Idaho Steelheads of the East Coast Hockey League announced a training camp roster Friday which includes former UMD captain Matt McKnight among the forwards and Duluthian Weston Tardy among the defensemen, the brother of UMD freshman forward Max Tardy. The team release is here.

Mike Chambers of the Denver Post looks at 2010-11 on-ice rules changes with assistant referee Tim Swiader in a good, readable story here.