2022-23 Schedule Release

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros 12th season is just about set as the Tauros and NAHL announced the 2022-23 exhibition and regular season schedules today (printable version here). The only remaining question will be the Tauros four opponents at the NAHL Showcase in Blaine, MN, the league’s season kickoff event where all 29 teams […]

28 Tastes and Taps Draft Recap

Minot, ND – The Minotauros made six selections in today’s NAHL Entry Draft including two in the first round.  The Tauros added three forwards, two defenseman, a goaltender. See a breakdown of all six picks below brought to you by 28 Tastes and Taps.  Tune into a special Tauros All Access with Cody Campbell and […]

28 Tastes and Taps 2022 NAHL Draft Preview

Minot, ND – Ahead of Wednesday’s 2022 NAHL Entry Draft 28 Tastes and Taps brings you Tauros Draft Coverage!  We will take a look at where the Tauros current roster stands as well as the picks the Tauros have (as of now) in Wednesday’s draft. With several veterans set to return and a strong tender […]

Thank You Minot, Love Charchenko

Below is a letter from defenseman Nikolai Charchenko as he finishes his time as a Tauro.  Charckenko played for 3 head coaches, through all the covid uncertainty, and still leaves 4th all time with 155 games played and this year became just the 7th Tauro to play all 60 games in a season. He’s been […]

2021-22 Preview: Forwards pt. 2

With 21 forwards in camp there will certainly be competition for the Tauros 13 or 14 forward spots.  Today we will take a look at the first 10 forwards in camp (by jersey number) that will look to break camp and head to Blaine for the NAHL Showcase starting September 15th. Just four forwards from […]

2021-22 Preview: Defensemen

The Minotauros went with a young group on the blue line last season with Will Crull and Ryan Petersen as the only 20 year-olds.  Veterans Jacob Thomas, Cole Mickel, Mason Campbell, and Nikolai Charchenko give the Tauros an experienced group of returners while another crop of young defensemen look to compete for roster spots.  With […]

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 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 […]

Tauros Add Two

Minot, ND – The Minotauros rounded out their preseason roster with a pair of acquisitions recently adding forward Kaiden Scott and defenseman Jared Lambright.  Both players were added as a result of dispersal drafts due to both the Kansas City Scouts and Corpus Christi Ice Rays deciding not to play this season due to Covid […]

Tauros Draft Five

Minot, ND – The Minotauros added five players via the 2020 NAHL Entry Draft this afternoon.  The draft completed the Tauros protected list, giving them 38 players.  Coming into the draft the Tauros had 19 forwards, 11 defensemen, and three goaltenders already protected; that depth allowed the Hockey Ops staff to target players they believe […]