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December 2018

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Puck Puzzle By Larry Humber F U N & GA M ES 46 // DECEMBER 2018 USAHOCKEYMAGAZINE.COM Like USA Hockey Magazine on Facebook and look for next month's Funny Photo for a chance to win a USA Hockey prize. The following captions were selected from all those who sent in their Funny Photo suggestions. F U N N Y P H O T O W I N N E R S "Gritty's beginning!" Eric Vogel G l e n m o o r e , P a . E N T E R Y O U R C A P T I O N N E X T M O N T H "Hmmmm…tastes like chicken." Gretchen Cockey St . C h a r l e s , Il l . "Come on, get in the box! I can still see you." Patrick O'Loughlin F l o r i s s a n t , M o . DID YOU KNOW ? k Natalie Darwitz holds the NCAA scoring mark in women's college hockey with 114 points (42 goals, 72 assists) in a season during her 2005 campaign at the University of Minnesota. Darwitz is being inducted into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame on Dec. 12 in Nashville, Tenn. B T R E C L G D U H Z G R V Y B O N L P D U O G F I N k The Hobey Baker Award is given to the NCAA's outstanding hockey player each year. But did you know that the player who modeled for the trophy was with our "Miracle on Ice" team and also played at the University of Minnesota? Find out who he is by filling in the blanks to get the last names of nine American-born Hobey Baker winners, many of them recent. The model's name will appear in the boxes reading from top to bottom. HOCKE Y MATH k Last season, Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien was called for 36 minor infractions, two major penalties and three misconducts. What was the Minneapolis, Minn., native's total for penalties in minutes? % % + + = SMALL SAVES By J. DeMarco TOP SHELF TRIVIA ANSWERS: PUCK PUZZLE: The winners were BUTCHER, EICHEL, GAUDREAU, HOLZINGER, VESEY, BROTEN, LEOPOLD, FUSCO and GEOFFRION. Steve CHRISTOFF was the model for the trophy. TOP SHELF TRIVIA: Chris Drury. The Trumbull, Conn., native won the Hobey Baker Award in 1998 and the Calder Trophy in 1999. He also helped Boston University win an NCAA title in 1995 and the Colorado Avalanche to the Stanley Cup in 2001. HOCKEY MATH ANSWER: 112 PIM (36 x 2=72; 2 x 5=10; 3 x 10=30 – 72+10+30=112) Who is the only player to win the Hobey Baker Award a s the top player in college hockey and the Calder Memorial Trophy as the NHL rookie of the year?

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