It's not really fun or interesting to say “Any team could win this thing” — and it's also not true — but almost any team could win this thing.
There are so many teams in the field of 16 this season that can absolutely steal a game from a higher seed or fend off tough competition from a lower one just as easily as they could lose. While a 16-team field obviously produces eight “favorites,” you probably wouldn't be too wise to bet on the chalk in this one.
Let's first consider the No. 1 overall team Minnesota State Mavericks. They reigned supreme this year with the best record in college hockeyRead More »from NCAA hockey tournament preview: Another wide-open field