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Pressroom Podcast bonus episode: NCHC season preview

News Tribune sports reporter Matt Wellens (left to right), joins fellow college hockey beat writers Mick Hatten with the St. Cloud Times, Brad Schlossman with the Grand Forks Herald, and Tony Boone with the Omaha World Herald to give a rundown of NCHC Media Day and what the conference looks like this season. (Samantha Erkkila /

The college hockey season begins in just nine days.

Yesterday, September 20th, was NCHC Media Day down at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn. News Tribune sports reporter Matt Wellens was down there and got a chance to talk with all eight coaches in the conference as well as some of the players. 

At the end of the day, Wellens sat down with other college hockey beat writers to discuss their predictions for the 2017-18 season. 

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