Beyond honored, Granato excited for Olympic opportunity

BY ANDY BAGGOT UWBadgers.com Insider MADISON, Wis. — Tony Granato's affection for all things Olympics goes back to when he was a high school kid growing up in suburban Chicago. He was 15 when sat on the floor of his parents' bedroom and watched the Miracle on Ice unfold in Lake Placid, New

Strobel named associate head coach for men’s hockey

BY ANDY BAGGOT UWBadgers.com Insider MADISON, Wis. -- As coaching jobs go, Mark Strobel had it pretty good.He was a top assistant, working alongside a good friend, at an ascending men's hockey program inside a major conference.So why, in one brief phone call, did Strobel decide to pull up stakes?Why did he