BC's Gaudreau wins Hobey Baker Award
Boston College junior Johnny Gaudreau was named the 2014 Hobey Baker Award winner Friday in Philadelphia.
Greg Carey of St. Lawrence and Nic Dowd of St. Cloud State were the other Hobey Hat Trick finalists. Dowd is now playing with the Manchester Monarchs.
Gaudreau and the Eagles lost to Union 5-4 in the Frozen Four semifinals Thursday at the Wells Fargo Center. Gaudreau finished with 36 goals and 80 points, becoming the first player to reach the 80-point mark since Colorado College’s Peter Sejna did it in 2002-2003.