From his skating to his shot, to his playmaking, Quinn Hughes is an elite prospect and will be an elite NHLer - this season. Top blue line prospects Adam Boqvist and Nicolas Beaudin will make their professional debut. See Elite Prospects for his player profile.
This year, the Orange and Brown are proud to say they will add two more names to the special list of Falcons that have played or coached in the Olympic Games.
Provided below will be a full schedule of the entire men's olympic hockey schedule, including the preliminary rounds in which both Bylsma and Freibergs will compete in the Sochi Winter Olympic games. He was a four-year player for the Falcons from , totaling 37 goals and 50 assists over games played.
Bylsma was selected by the Winnipeg Jets in the sixth round th overall of the NHL Entry Draft but did not begin his professional career until after his time at Bowling Green.
A , pound native of Riga, Latvia, Freibergs has played in all 30 games during the season with the Orange and Brown. He currently leads all Falcon defensemen with 20 points two goals and 18 assists and owns a plus-2 rating.
The left-handed sophomore joined the Falcon family last season, averaging nearly a point-a-game in eight appearances. Freibergs is expected to miss two regular season games for Bowling Green and an exhibition matchup with the U. National Development Team Feb.
The Latvian hockey team went , earning seven points in the preliminary round. Freibergs played in all seven games, tallying one assist and three shots on goal. The Winter Olympics are scheduled to take place from Feb.