Joey Diamond Is Hockey East Weekly Best
For the fourth time in his UMaine hockey career Joey Diamond has been named Hockey East Player of the Week. The senior winger was a big factor in the Black Bears getting 3 out of a possible 4 points in the standings over the weekend.
Friday night Diamond scored two goals in the third period to help get Maine a 2-2 tie with Providence.
Sunday afternoon he scored 2 goals and had an assist, including the game winner in overtime in Maine’s 4-3 win over UMass-Lowell.
For the season, Diamond has 10 goals and 5 assists.
The Bears are now in 8th place in Hockey East with a weekend series in Vermont this weekend next on the schedule.