Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 8:41pm
Sophomore forward Josh Norris will miss the rest of the season with an undisclosed injury.

Winning at Notre Dame and Ohio State without Norris showed what the Wolverines are capable of doing moving forward. Michigan already faced an uphill climb to make it into the NCAA Tournament.

But they’ve been here before.

Sunday, January 6, 2019 - 3:33pm
Freshman forward Nolan Moyle has scored two goals in the last three games.

“We talk about our freshmen, there’s no freshmen anymore,” said Michigan coach Mel Pearson. “Once Christmas rolls around, they’ve played enough games, they understand the systems now, they understand how hard it is to score and be a good player at this level. With that in mind, someone referred to them as the fourth line, I said, ‘they’re not our fourth line.’ … they’re only going to get better moving forward.”

Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 7:25pm
Mel Pearson leads a Wolverines team currently sitting at No. 28 in Pairwise.

Entering the second half of the season, Michigan is now 28th in the PairWise Rankings. Though it is not the exact method by which the 16 teams will be selected for the NCAA Tournament, it shows that the Wolverines currently sit on the outside looking in.

Monday, December 31, 2018 - 2:19pm
The Michigan hockey team tied for third place in the Great Lakes Invitational.

Neither team would give up an edge, throwing bodies in front of shots and scrapping for every loose puck in the third period. With the game remaining tied at 2, Michigan went into its seventh overtime in the past nine games.

The same continued in the overtime period, and the game ended in a tie.

Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 9:21pm
Forward Nolan Moyle was one of two freshmen to score for Michigan on Sunday.

Instead of upperclassmen, it was a pair of freshmen that stepped up in place of the sophomores. Defenseman Nick Blankenburg and forward Nolan Moyle both recorded points for the Wolverines when they opened up the GLI Tournament against Michigan Tech with a shootout loss.

Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 4:20pm

For the sixth time in their last eight games, the Wolverines (6-7-1 overall, 2-4-4-2 Big Ten) were playing overtime hockey. The winner was decided in a shootout, in which Michigan Tech emerged victorious, 3-2, after five rounds.

Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 8:06pm
Sophomore forward Jack Becker couldn't finish an opportunity that would have given Michigan a 4-2 lead on Saturday.

The Wolverines followed up Friday’s 42-shot performance with 53 shots in Saturday’s 4-3 loss against Minnesota.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 9:27pm
Michigan coach Mel Pearson has guided his team to a similar start as last season with a 6-6-3.

There’s really no other way to spin it: picking up only one point last weekend against a reeling Michigan State team is embarrassing.

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 7:00pm

Michigan outshot its opponent, but ultimately lost to Michigan State in a shootout.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 8:54pm
Junior forward Nick Pastujov has nearly doubled his scoring production thus far.

Last season, junior forward Nick Pastujov recorded just four goals and 11 assists in 36 games. This season, he has seven goals and four assists through 13 games –– nearly doubling his scoring production just a third of the way through the season.