|City:||Minot, North Dakota|
|League:||North American Hockey League|
|Home Arena:||Maysa Arena|
|Colors:||Maroon, old gold, black, and white|
|Owner(s):||PlayForward Sports Groups Inc.|
|General Manager:||Marty Murray|
|Head Coach:||Marty Murray|
|Media:||Minot Daily News|
The Minot Minotauros (commonly known as the Tauros) are an American junior ice hockey team set to begin play for the 2011-12 season. Based in Minot, North Dakota, the Tauros will play their home games at Maysa Arena.
The Tauros are Minot's 5th hockey team, following the Minot Raiders which played in the Southwest Hockey League in 1975-76 and than as the Minot Rangers for the 1976-77 season, the Minot Maple Leafs which played in the Continental Hockey League for the 1985-86 season, the Minot Americans/Top Guns which played in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League from 1987–97 and the Minot Muskies which played in the America West Hockey League for the 2000-01 season (the AWHL would later merge with the NAHL).
Season-by-season records[edit | edit source]
|2011–12||60||7||49||4||-||18||104||252||1,313||5th, Central||Did not qualify|
|2012–13||60||26||30||4||-||56||157||186||1,284||4th, Central||Lost Round 1, 1-3 vs. Austin Bruins|
|2013–14||60||24||33||3||-||51||130||165||797||4th, Central||Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-3 vs. Austin Bruins|
|2014–15||60||37||17||6||-||80||184||137||856||2nd, Central||Won Round 1, 3-0 vs. Bismarck Bobcats|
Lost Quarterfinals, 2-3 vs. Austin Bruins
|2015–16||60||35||19||6||-||76||185||158||1106||2nd, Central||Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-3 vs. Austin Bruins|
|2016–17||60||38||18||4||0||80||192||156||1137||1st, Central||Lost Div. Semifinals, 1-3 vs. Aberdeen Wings|
|2017-18||60||28||26||4||2||62||161||168||839||4th, Central||Won Div. Semifinals, 3-2 vs. Aberdeen Wings|
Won Div. Final, 3-0 vs Austin Bruins
Won Semifinal 2-1 vs Fairbanks Ice Dogs
Lost Championship Game 1-2 vs Shreveport Muddugs
|2018-19||60||36||21||3||0||75||207||161||-||2nd, Central||Won Div. Semifinals 3-0 vs Bismarck|
Lost Div. Final 1-3 vs. Aberdeen Wings
|2019-20||50||28||16||2||5||63||158||149||-||4th, Central||playoffs cancelled|
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References[edit | edit source]
- NAHL Approves Minot, North Dakota Membership. North American Hockey League (2011-03-28). Retrieved on 2011-03-29.
- NAHL announces expansion into Minot. Minot Daily News (2011-03-29). Retrieved on 2011-03-29.
- NAHL adds Minot, ND, team starting next season. Chicago Tribune (2011-03-29). Retrieved on 2011-03-29.
|North American Hockey League|
|East Division||Aston Rebels • Janesville Jets • Johnstown Tomahawks • New Jersey Jr Titans • Springfield Jr. Blues • Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights|
|South Division||Amarillo Bulls • Corpus Christi IceRays • Lone Star Brahmas • Odessa Jackalopes • Topeka Roadrunners • Wichita Falls Wildcats|
|Central Division||Aberdeen Wings • Austin Bruins • Brookings Blizzard • Bismarck Bobcats • Minot Minotauros|
|Midwest Division||Coulee Region Chill • Fairbanks Ice Dogs • Kenai River Brown Bears • Minnesota Magicians • Minnesota Wilderness|
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