The top-ranked Badgers return from a bye week for a series against the Gophers on Friday and Saturday, and they know they need to be sharp at the start.
From detailed notebooks to an enthusiasm for the game, Bob Johnson passed along traits to Mike Eaves, George Gwozdecky and Mark Johnson. Here's some of the things they learned from the Badgers legend.
State Journal hockey beat writer Todd D. Milewski looks at the big picture and the small details with the Badgers.
Brette Pettet, Makenna Webster, Sophie Shirley and Casey O'Brien all were credited with a goal and an assist for the top-ranked Badgers.
Maddi Wheeler scored twice and recorded her first four-point game for the Badgers in their first game against the Tommies.
Held scoreless on 56 shots a day earlier, the Badgers broke out with eight goals on Sunday.
Hannah Hogenson made 56 saves for Bemidji State, the most ever by a Badgers women's hockey opponent in a shutout. But Wisconsin managed to pick up the extra point in the shootout.
UW outshot the Mavericks 18-3 in the third period to assume control and then guide the game to the finish.
LaMantia recorded her first two-goal performance in 108 career games for the Badgers.
Casey O'Brien's redirection late in the second period gave UW the lead for good in a 3-1 victory against No. 2 Ohio State at LaBahn Arena.
The Badgers blanked Minnesota Duluth behind 24 saves from Kennedy Blair in their first top-10 challenge of the season.
The top-ranked Badgers play the No. 7 Bulldogs in Western Collegiate Hockey Association games on Friday and Sunday.
Badgers players got the rings, made by Midwest Scholastic of Mount Horeb, a day before their first home game this season.
Watts scored twice and assisted on three other goals as UW completed a sweep of St. Cloud State with a 6-1 victory at LaBahn Arena.
Daryl Watts became only the ninth NCAA women's hockey player to reach 250 points in the victory.
The Badgers men's and women's hockey teams this week play their first home games in front of more than just player family members since February 2020.
Makenna Webster, Casey O'Brien and Daryl Watts all scored in the Badgers women hockey team's shutout victory.
O'Brien raised her season goal total to eight in just three games.
Casey O'Brien wanted to start her season by bringing some energy to the University of Wisconsin women's hockey team.
Sophomores Maddi Wheeler and Casey O'Brien both scored twice for the top-ranked Badgers.
The Badgers are 17-0 all-time against the Lions unless you count — like Lindenwood does — four games against UW's club team. Here's what you need to know to get ready for the Wisconsin women's hockey opener.
Everyone's lining up again to try to take down the two-time defending NCAA champions. Here's how the Badgers can give themselves a chance at a third straight title.
The Badgers women's hockey team will try for a third straight NCAA championship with the program's smallest roster since the inaugural season.
Here are the University of Wisconsin head coaches in order of longevity in their current position.
The football and men's basketball coaches joined Mark Johnson, Tony Granato, Chris Bono and Yuri Suguiyama in having an extra year added.