After four seasons of playing college hockey for the Merrimack Warriors, Kyle Bigos has transformed into one of the most intimidating players in Hockey East.
The 6'5” senior defenseman has become a defensive catalyst to the Merrimack program because of his ability to throw his body around.
“I don’t know if I have seen a physical shoulder-to-shoulder check that Kyle hasn’t won,” Merrimack coach Mark Dennehy said. “He just demolishes people, and I have run out of ink to [mark] down the amount of players he has left laying on the ice. I am pretty sure I wouldn’t want to go into the corner and get a puck from him.”
Bigos’ style of play sometimes changes the way opposing forwards will take the puck into the zone.… read more