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Weekly Practice Report


The Golden Knights are preparing for what could be the most important stretch of games of the season.
Clarkson will play five games in nine days, beginning with a 7 p.m. home contest against Brown on Friday, followed by a game with No. 3 Yale on Saturday. On Tuesday Clarkson travel to Canton for a game against St. Lawrence University in Appleton Arena and then returns home next week to face No. 9 Union and No. 8 Rensselaer.
Friday's game has added importance because Clarkson has a 2-point lead over Brown for eighth place in the ECAC Hockey standings, which is the final spot that has any home-ice advantage. Should Clarkson beat the Bears, not only would it increase the lead to four points, it also would have the tie-breaker having swept the season series.
Coach George Roll discussed the upcoming stretch of games and also gave an update on various injuries:

Assistant captain Brandon DeFazio on the upcoming games:

I also had a more detailed conversation with assistant captain Jake Morley, an Ogdensburg native. He will be featured in the Feb. 18 edition of Clarkson Notes.

Finally, a shot of the players skating around as they prepared for Wednesday's practice:

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