NCAA Women's Hockey: What to Watch, Week 23

It's the first week of the NCAA conference playoffs. Teams all play a best-of-three series with the top four seeds hosting.

(9) Robert Morris at Lindenwood

Syracuse at Penn State

Friday at 6:00PM CT and 4:30PM ET, Saturday at 2:00PM ET/1:00PM CT.

Watch: Games at

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NCAA Women's Hockey: What to Watch, Week 9

Come back each week for a breakdown of the most interesting upcoming games, how to watch or listen to them, and some thoughts on the movers and shakers of the previous week.

Here are the games to watch this weekend:

(1) Wisconsin at (3) Minnesota-Duluth

Friday at 7:00 PM

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Growing the Game, Parity, and Catchphrases in Women's College Hockey

We love to talk about “growing the game.” It’s a catchphrase -- and the main directive behind almost all change and development in women’s hockey at this point.

Why are there two pro leagues? Why was it important to play in the Winter Classic? Why is supporting the

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