Eric Burton

Eric Burton
Eric is a 1996, 1999 graduate of the University of North Dakota. Eric covers the University of North Dakota Hockey for Inside Hockey and is the editor of Goon’s World. Eric started writing for the Hockey Writers Combine in September of 2012 and is the lead writer for College Hockey.


Recent Articles by Eric

UND forward Michael Parks (Peter Bottini, UND Athletics)

UND Looks to Slow down Speedy Huskies

This weekend, the University of North Dakota hockey team entertains the St. Cloud State Huskies in an important two-game conference series. This is the final home series of the regular […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCHC
UND head coach Dave Hakstol, UND Athletics/Kory Wallen

NCAA Hockey: Time to Use Video to Review Majors

On-ice officials are asked to make split second decisions that can affect the outcome of the game. It’s easy to second-guess an official’s calls on the ice. Especially, if you […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 2 comments · College Hockey, NCAA
Stephane Pattyn, (Eric Classen, UND Athletics)

UND Looks to Lasso Broncos

This weekend the top-ranked University of North Dakota travels to Kalamazoo, Michigan, to take on the Western Michigan Broncos in an important two-game conference series. With three weeks remaining in […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCHC
Terry Koharski (Ross Bonander/THW)

College Hockey Officiating Takes Center Stage

This season, the officiating in college hockey has taken center stage, and not all of the attention has been positive.   On any game night, my twitter feed lights up with […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 1 comment · College Hockey, NCHC
Clarke Saunders, (Todd Christensen / DU Athletics)

North Dakota vs. Denver, A Series Preview

This weekend, the University of North Dakota hockey team takes on the Denver Pioneers in an important two-game conference series at Ralph Engelstad Arena. There are four weeks left in […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCHC
Stephane Pattyn, (Eric Classen, UND Athletics)

UND vs. DU, College Hockey’s Hatfields and McCoys

Over the years, the University of North Dakota has had some great battles with Denver University. UND hockey fans look forward to the yearly series against the Pioneers. In the […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCHC
UND goalie Zane Gothberg, Eric Classen UND Sports

UND Hockey Teams Feature Two Outstanding Goaltenders

The University of North Dakota men’s and women’s hockey teams feature two outstanding goaltenders. Both goalies are playing great as their respective teams enter the stretch run. Both goalies are […]

by · February 10, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, Women's Hockey
UND Women: Amsley-Benzie Rock Solid in Net

UND Women: Amsley-Benzie Rock Solid in Net

The University of North Dakota Women’s hockey team is playing well and is 8-1-1 since Dec. 12. During the month of January, UND had back-to-back sweeps against Ohio State University […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, Women's Hockey
Minnesota Golden Gophers watch Union College celebrate a National Championship victory. [photo: Josh Smith]

What’s Wrong with the Minnesota Gophers?

Last season, the Minnesota Gophers went to the 2014 Frozen Four and  were a win away from being the national champions.  The Gophers finished the 2013-14 season with an impressive […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCAA
NCHC Hockey: UND and UNO Take Center Ice

NCHC Hockey: UND and UNO Take Center Ice

This weekend, UND travels to Omaha, Nebraska, to take on the Nebraska-Omaha Mavericks in a pivotal two-game conference series.  This series features the top-two teams in the National Collegiate Hockey […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, NCHC
Amy Menke (UND Athletics)

UND Women Push Win Streak to Four

The University of North Dakota Women’s hockey team struggled early in the season. Things weren’t going their way. During the first half of the season, head coach Brian Idalski talked […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, Women's Hockey
UND forward Michael Parks, (Eric Classen/UND Athletics)

UND Hockey: Shorthanded, No Problem

Last Friday, the University of North Dakota hockey team scored its nation-leading ninth shorthanded goal of the season. With that shorty, UND is half-way to the all-time record. Checking the […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 2 comments · College Hockey, NCHC