Maine Hockey Drops Game 1 of Playoff Series with Merrimack 

The Maine hockey team is on the road for the Hockey East tourney. Tonight game one in the best of three series at Merrimack. Maine led 2-0 in the second thanks to goals from Gustav Nyquist and Robby Dee, but Merrimack responded with five of the next six goals. The Black Bears made it close but it wasn’t enough. Merrimack takes game one with a 5-4 victory over Maine. They’ll go at it again in game two tomorrow at 7:30.