Merrimack opens up it’s Hockey East slate this weekend against No. 5/6 Providence. The Warriors face the Friars at home Friday and finish the weekend in Providence Saturday night.
Despite the unfavorable matchup in the rankings (Merrimack is unranked), Dennehy feels the teams are evenly matched and play very similar styles of hockey. Listen to our weekly preview to hear his impressions on the budding rivalry between the two clubs and how to beat Providence goaltender Jon Gillies, who Dennehy called “one of the best in the country.”