Tuesday, January 15, 2008

Badger Men's Hockey Update

*Fan voting for the Hobey Baker is now open at hobeybaker.com. You can vote for Jamie McBain, Kyle Turris or Ben Street from the Badgers.

*Former Badger Brian Elliott is touted as the goaltender of the future for the Ottawa Senators in the latest Senators AHL prospects update on Hockey's Future.

*Todd Milewski reports that Brendan Smith's back injury will prevent him from traveling to Alaska for this weekend's series against Alaska Anchorage.

Here are the lines for this weekend, per Milewski:

Josh Engel-Ben Street-Matthew Ford
Blake Geoffrion-Kyle Turris-Patrick Johnson
Michael Davies-Aaron Bendickson-Podge Turnbull
John Mitchell-Sean Dolan-Ben Grotting

Davis Drewiske-Kyle Klubertanz
Ryan McDonagh-Jamie McBain
Craig Johnson-Cody Goloubef

Shane Connelly
Scott Gudmandson

Tom Gorowsky and Andy Bohmbach are also making the trip.