Preview the weekend’s top games on the new USCHO Game of the Week podcast

For the 2018-19 season, Jim Connelly and Ed Trefzger will be with you here on with three new weekly podcasts.

The USCHO Game of the Week podcast, released each Thursday evening, will feature conversations with one or more coaches or players in advance of USCHO’s featured Game of the Week. And we’ll have a rundown of upcoming games among Top 20 teams and other key match ups.

Subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, in your favorite podcast app, or on Spreaker.

About the hosts

Jim Connelly is a senior writer at and has been with the site since 1999. He is based in Boston and regularly covers Hockey East. He began with as the correspondent covering the MAAC, which nowadays is known as Atlantic Hockey. Each week during the season, he co-writes “Tuesday Morning Quarterback.” Jim is the winner of the 2012 Joe Concannon award. He a former color analyst for UMass-Lowell hockey’s radio network and studio analyst for NESN.

Ed Trefzger has been part of USCHO since 1999 and now serves as a senior writer and director of technology. He is the radio play-by-play voice for Rochester Institute of Technology hockey on the RIT Tigers Sports Network, and has been involved with the broadcasts as a producer, studio host, and color commentator since their inception. He is co-owner and president of broadcasting company Genesee Media, and was general manager of the former Rochester, N.Y., sports radio station 97.5 The Team.