How to Watch, TV Info, Matchups – NBC Chicago
Four of the best college hockey teams in the country head to Boston with a championship on the line.
After two rounds of regional play, the Frozen Four is all that remains of this year’s NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament. Three top seeds have been minding business in regionals to advance, while another program is still alive after pulling off an upset.
Michigan, which has the most national titles in Division I history with nine, took the top seed in this year’s tournament and won the Midwest Regional. Next up for the Wolverines is Denver, which won the West Regional and is chasing its ninth championship.
The other half of the installment features a North Star State matchup. Minnesota picked up two impressive wins in the Northeast region, knocking out defending UMass champion and region’s top seed Western Michigan. The five-time national champions’ next tilt will be against Minnesota State, which reached its second straight Frozen Four by winning the East Regional as the top seed.
With two of the nation’s most famous programs and two intrastate rivals battling it out, fans are ready for two highly anticipated matchups. Here’s how you can experience the Frozen Four, as well as the National Championship game:
Where is the 2022 men’s Frozen Four?
The 2022 Final Four will be played at TD Garden in Boston.
This is the eighth time Boston has hosted the NCAA Men’s Hockey Championship. The city last hosted it in 2015 when Providence defeated Boston University in the title game.
When will the 2022 Men’s Frozen Four take place?
The men’s Frozen Four clashes will be played on Thursday, April 7:
- Michigan vs. Denver, 5 p.m. ET
- Minnesota State vs. Minnesota, 8:30 p.m. ET
How can I watch the 2022 Men’s Frozen Four?
Both Frozen Four games will air on ESPN2. Games can be streamed on ESPN.com and on the ESPN app.
When is the 2022 NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Tournament National Championship Game?
The national championship game is Saturday, April 9 at 8 p.m. ET. This contest will also air on ESPN2.
What are the betting odds for the 2022 Men’s Frozen Four?
Michigan is the favorite to win the 2022 title, leading the pack with +170 odds, according to our partner, PointsBet. Minnesota State has the second-best odds at +255, while Denver and Minnesota are tied for third at +350 odds.
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