Kukkonen Drafted

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros are proud to announce that forward Kyle Kukkonen has been selected 162nd overall with the second pick in the sixth round of the NHL Draft by the Anaheim Ducks. Kukkonen, from Maple Grove, MN, tied for the Tauros team lead with five points in five games in the post-season, […]

Tauros Draft Six

Minot, ND – In what has already been a busy off-season for the Minotauros, the team took the next steps towards their 2021-22 campaign in today’s 2021 NAHL Entry Draft.  The Minotauros selected 15th overall in the first round but then did not draft again until the 69th pick of the draft having traded away […]

2021-22 Schedule Released

Minot, ND – The NAHL announced the 2021-22 schedule earlier this afternoon.  The league will return to the 60-game format it had prior to Covid-19 including the resumption of the NAHL Showcase event in September to kick off the season. The Minotauros will open their 11th season with four games at the NAHL Showcase starting […]

Banks and Howie Join Staff

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros are proud to announce the Tauro Alumni Darren Banks and Jake Howie are returning the Magic City to join the staff as Assistant Coaches to Head Coach/G.M. Shane Wagner. The additions to the staff finish the reshaping of the Minotauros Hockey Operations Staff that started with Wyatt Waselenchuk accepting […]

Schmunk Added to TPT

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros are proud to announce that Ethan Schmunk has been added to the roster of Team South for the upcoming NAHL Top Prospects Tournament.  He will join Jack Westlund, Jay Buchholz, Will Crull, and Nikolai Charchenko, who will all play for team Central, in representing the Tauros at the league […]

Tauros Send Four to 2021 TPT

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros are proud to announce that Jack Westlund, Jay Buchholz, Will Crull, and Nikolai Charchenko will represent the team on Team Central at the NAHL Top Prospects Tournament.  The Top Prospects Tournament, which usually takes place in February, will run this year in conjunction with the Robertson Cup in Blaine, […]

2021 NAHL Supplemental Draft

Minot, ND – The Minotauros offseason may have just started but there is no time to waste for Shane Wagner and the rest of the hockey operations staff as they take the first steps towards building next season’s Tauros with today’s NAHL Supplemental Draft.  Every team in the NAHL had three selections in the Supplemental […]

Preview 5-21-21

Aberdeen, SD – The Minotauros and Aberdeen Wings will meet for the fourth consecutive postseason in the Central Division Semifinal starting tonight in Aberdeen.  The Tauros will enter the series as heavy underdogs after last weekend saw the Wings outscore the Tauros 14-2 in a weekend sweep at the Odde Ice Center; however, each time […]

Round One Schedule Set

Minot, ND – The Minotauros and the rest of the Central Division has known for a long time that the path to the Robertson Cup goes through Aberdeen this season, now the Tauros know that they will get the first crack at unseating the defending champs.  The Robertson Cup Playoffs will kick off with the […]

Preview 5-14-21

Aberdeen, SD – The Minotauros close out the regular season in Aberdeen with playoff seeding still on the line.  The Tauros sit four points ahead of the Minnesota Wilderness for the third seed in the Central and a chance to avoid the Aberdeen Wings in the first round of the Robertson Cup Playoffs.  The Wilderness […]