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: Forwards pt. 1

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 […]

2021-22 Preview: Goalies

Last season Keenan Rancier gave the Tauros arguably the best goaltender in the Central Division posting strong numbers despite seeing nearly 40 shots-per-game.  His stellar play carried the Tauros to the post-season and his 69 saves in a Game Three win against Aberdeen almost sparked the biggest upset in NAHL history.  The Tauros ultimately fell […]

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 Four

Minot, ND – The Minotauros have made a series of moves to bolster the roster for the second half of the season, adding four players this week; forwards Jay Buchholz, Ethan Schmunk, Brett Roloson, and defenseman Ross Roloson.  To make room on the roster, long time Tauro Joseph Harguindeguy was traded to the Wichita Falls […]

Tauros Add Kincaid and Temple

Minot, ND – While there were no games to be played over the Minotauros Christmas break there was still work to be done.  Head Coach/General Manager Shane Wagner picked himself up a pair of Christmas presents adding a pair of junior veterans and NCAA DI commits; forward Gabe Temple and defenseman Robert Kincaid. Temple, a […]

Tauros Tender Update

Minot, ND – With the NAHL Tender season kicking off at the start of November the Tauros have already signed four players for the 2021-22 season as Joe Westlund, Jared Wright, Cody Croal, and Carson Peters have all already committed to the Tauros for next season. Westlund is the younger brother of current Tauro captain […]

Westlund Named Tauros 10th Captain

Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros have named Jack Westlund the 10th captain in team history.  Westlund will be assisted by Kaiden Scott who like Westlund has already been wearing an “A” this season and Damon Zimmer. Westlund is in his second season as a Tauro, last season he posted eight goals and 18 assists […]