An article on Lincoln Stars' defenseman, Colby Cohen.
Petry put diamond dreams on ice.
"When he went to the USHL, it seemed to help him," Holmgren said. "He scored a lot of points."
Cohen had 13 goals and 47 assists in 53 games. But why leave the national team?
"It wasn't a good place for me," Cohen said, adding that the program was too rigid in its defensive philosophy and couldn't improve his offensive game.
"The way I was going to develop for college and the draft, it wasn't going to happen there," he said. "This is a big year for me. I wanted to be as ready as possible for the draft and college hockey. I needed a year of development and I thought I got that in the USHL."
An article on Sioux City Musketeers forward, Max Pacioretty.