It's 5 a.m. I have my first cup of coffee. I'm getting ready to step out into the cold and drive to Houghton, Mich. As a result, there's not a lot of time to go through all of the papers. So here's a little taste ...
In today's Freep, I write about the Mavericks embarking on a long, four-game road swing.
Meanwhile, Michigan Tech has played eight of its first 10 games on the road and is glad to be home.
Check out WCHA previews by INCH and USCHO. Look later for another preview on the This is the WCHA blog.