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 […]

Tauros NAHL Entry Draft Preview

Minot, ND – Tuesday the Minotauros will participate in their tenth NAHL Entry Draft.  Despite the NAHL expanding protected lists this summer the Tauros will still have just five selections, one in the NA3HL round of the draft and four in the open portion. The Tauros will make one pick in the first round (17th […]

Tauros Draft Three

Minot, ND – The Minotauros selected three players in today’s NAHL Supplemental Draft.  The Supplemental Draft was created to help teams deal with the uncertainty created by the Covid-19 pandemic and the resulting inability for teams to hold tryout camps.  With 27 players already under the Tauros umbrella between players eligible to return and players […]

#TaurosTen: Tauros Draft History

Minot, ND – As we approach the tenth season of Minotauros hockey in the Magic City we will be taking time to look back at our history.  We know that while we have some fans that have been with us for the entire ride, many are have not.  If there is something from our history […]

Skinner to Represent Tauros and NAHL in Russia

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros are proud to announce that defenseman Sam Skinner has been selected to play on the NAHL All-Star team heading to Sochi, Russia to compete in the Sirius Junior Club World Cup.  The NAHL All-Star team will be comprised of one returning player from each NAHL team that competed in […]