According to Mike Chambers Blog former NHL players Craig MacTavish, who coached the Edmonton Oilers from 2000-09; and Brian Engblom, a studio host for Versus (NHL) and Altitude (Avalanche) attended the DU vs. CC game on Saturday night in Magness Arena. With Magness at full blast, the students in white and the band rocking, they picked a great night to see college hockey at its best.
----------Magness Arena wasn't the only place jumping to the DU vs CC hockey game. 92 alumni and hockey fans packed the Gaslight Bar and Grill in Chicago and watched the game on television.
----------According to the Denver Post, Colorado College didn't know that Jesse Martin was going to speak to the crowd at the midway point of the first period. "That was a surprise to us, we didn't know that was coming," Tigers coach Scott Owens said of the Martin moment. "Great, great gesture (but) we were (going) on the power play."