Weekend Recap 11-5-22

By Jeremy Pike, minotauroshockey.com Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros dropped both games of their weekend matchup against the Austin Bruins after being shutout 3-0 Saturday night. The Tauros fell to 10-6-0-1 on the season, dropping four points Austin who now have the Central Division lead to themselves. The story of Saturday night was special […]

Weekend Recap 10-22-22

By Jeremy Pike, minotauroshockey.com Minot, ND – The Minot Minotauros split the weekend series with the Aberdeen Wings after falling 4-2 Saturday night. Two third-period goals from Justin Dauphinais, his fourth and fifth tallies of the season, cut the Tauros’ deficit to one with three minutes to play, but an empty-net goal by Alexander Gullichsen […]

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 […]

Monday Minutes 3-1-21

Links The Tauros will support Domestic Violence Crisis Center Minot in April with specialty jerseys The Target Tuesday Champ keeps winning Blake is back and other Dakota Property Management Tauro Alumni updates   Liberty Tax Three Stars First Star – Ethan Schmunk Second Star – Tyler Kostelecky Third Star – Brett Roloson   Powerade Play […]

Murray Departs for Sioux Falls

Minot, ND – The Minotauros are proud to announce that Head Coach and General Manager Marty Murray has accepted the same role with the Sioux Falls Stampede of the United State Hockey League.  Murray moves on from the Tauros after eight and a half seasons as the team’s Head Coach and General Manager after being […]

Grantley Johnson Jersey Benefit Auction

Minot, ND – For the last three seasons the Minotauros have been #TeamGrantley in honor of Grantley Johnson, our Honorary Captain and Coach who was fighting for his life against AML Leukemia.  This season the Tauros wore special warmup jerseys first to support Grantley in his battle, and then to honor him after he was […]

O’Connell Commits

Minot, ND – The Minotauros are proud to announce that Cole O’Connell has committed to play college hockey for Concordia College (NCAA DIII) in Moorhead, MN.  In doing so O’Connell has become the 100th NCAA hockey commitment in Tauros franchise history. O’Connell posted 47 points in 98 career games as a Tauro including 13 goals […]

2019-2020 Season Canceled

DALLAS, TEXAS – The North American Hockey League (NAHL) has announced that the current 2019-20 season, including the 2020 NAHL Robertson Cup Playoffs and Championship, have all been canceled due to the International medical emergency caused by COVID-19 and pandemic. Statement from NAHL Commissioner Mark Frankenfeld: “The NAHL and its Board of Governors did everything […]

New City Same Story

St. Cloud, MN – The Tauros dominated the Blizzard to the tune of a 40-11-5 record over their final five season in Brookings; the move to St. Cloud does not seemed to have helped the Blizzard as the Tauros took all four points on the weekend following 7-3 and 4-3 victories Friday and Saturday night. […]