Walman Leaves Providence After 3 Seasons

The St. Louis Blues have signed Providence’s Jake Walman to a three-year entry-level contract. Walman, a junior defenseman and preseason All-CHN selection, was a third-round pick of the Blues in the 2014 NHL Draft. Walman was a freshman on the Friars’ national championship team in 2015. He was having a Hobey-like 2015-16 season when a severe leg injury cut his season short. He returned this year …
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Team of the Week: Providence

Any team that goes through a youth movement, no matter how talented, is going to experience growing pains. And in college sports, those youth movements happen all the time. The issue is particularly acute, however — especially in recent years — for programs that have risen to recently-unseen heights. Providence has enjoyed a remarkable rise back to prominance since Nate Leaman took over as head …
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