Scout Premium Content

The Right Call

Blake Geoffrion (Badger Nation)

With the option of signing a NHL contract after his junior season, Blake Geoffrion went against the grain, deciding to finish out his career and his degree at Wisconsin. Not only is he set to graduate, Geoffrion is on the doorstep of a national title, and a finalist for the Hobey Baker Award.

MADISON - Any voter or onlooker wanting to get a snapshot of what senior tri-captain Blake Geoffrion is like needed to be present in a privately candid moment Wednesday morning. Geoffrion didn't know what to do or say when Wisconsin Coach Mike Eaves presented him with the advanced knowledge that he was one of the three finalists for the Hobey Baker Award, given annually since 1981 to the top...

BadgerNation.com Recommended Stories


  • Winning the Big Ten Sixth Man of the Year as a true freshman, forward Nigel Hayes spent the summer trying to take his game to the next level, which meant dropping weight and adding a perimeter game.

  • Badger Nation's Front Seven ranks the top seven players based on performance, expectations and need for this week's game against Maryland.

  • A late flip from Big Ten rival, Derrick Tindal has made an immediate impact by seeing meaningful reps in Wisconsin’s secondary. Badger Nation gets to know the freshman offensive lineman a little…

  • The Kansas City Chiefs aren't exactly known for their passing attack; however, Dr. Roto does have a man-crush on one KC receiver in Week 8. Dwayne Bowe (pictured above) has yet to score a touchdown or…

  • CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — The Wainstein report released on Wednesday provided insight into the NCAA’s reopening of its infractions case at North Carolina this summer and also highlighted potential academic…

Up Next


Forums


711 Fans online
Join The Conversation

Tweets