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A shot at redemption

Hockey East squads poised for playoff push

Joe Whitney and Brian Gibbons have provided a nifty 1-2 punch for Boston College this season. The second-seeded Eagles host No. 7 seed Massachusetts tonight. Joe Whitney and Brian Gibbons have provided a nifty 1-2 punch for Boston College this season. The second-seeded Eagles host No. 7 seed Massachusetts tonight. (Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff)
By Nancy Marrapese-Burrell
Globe Staff / March 12, 2010

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We’re still four weeks away from the Frozen Four, which will be held in Detroit April 8 and 10, but with the Hockey East playoffs set to begin, there’s plenty of optimism among members that a New England school will be competing at Ford Field. The last two national champions are Hockey East schools — Boston University (2009) and Boston ... (Full article: 672 words)

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