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Mikael Granlund celebrates (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Wild Players Frustrated with Current State of Affairs

Coming into the season, Minnesota Wild fans had a lot to be excited about. The team signed All-Star forward Thomas Vanek (277g-279a—556pts) in the off-season. In addition, the Wild returned […]

by · December 20, 2014 · 4 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild: Five Things to Watch in the Week Ahead

Let’s hope the Minnesota Wild got some motivation from their shootout victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night, because they’re certainly going to need it this week. Here’s what […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, Uncategorized
The Resurgence of Mikko Koivu

The Resurgence of Mikko Koivu

Starting Slow Mikko Koivu didn’t exactly have the greatest start to the 2014-2015 season. The captain of the Minnesota Wild scored only 2 goals in his first 24 games and […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
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Mumps Gone Wild: Minnesota Plagued by Illness

Wednesday night, Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter became the ninth NHLer diagnosed with mumps this season. Although Minnesota isn’t the only team to have been affected by the virus, they have most definitely […]

by · December 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Minnesota Wild
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The Minnesota Wild’s 3 Stars for November

Two Down, Five to Go November was an interesting month for the Minnesota Wild. The month started off rough, as the Wild lost their first home game of the season […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Nino Niederreiter: 40 Goal Scorer?

The 5th overall pick from 2010 has faced a ton of scrutiny ever since the New York Islanders made him the highest drafted Swiss player in NHL history. Niederreiter never […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 3 comments · Minnesota Wild, Player Profiles
Vanek was a key piece for the Minnesota Wild in free agency. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

In Defense of Thomas Vanek

Let me just start with this before everyone gets all upset: Thomas Vanek could definitely be doing more for the Minnesota Wild. I’m not arguing that. All I’m trying to […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 6 comments · Minnesota Wild
Josh Harding has cleared waivers and will be playing for the Wild's AHL affiliate, but this certainly hasn't spelled the end of the goalie's career by any means. (Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE)

Where is Josh Harding’s Future?

On Monday, the Minnesota Wild activated Josh Harding off of the injured reserve and placed him directly on waivers. He had 24 hours to be claimed by another team, but […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 3 comments · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
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Healthier Wild Appear to be Back on Track

The Minnesota Wild missed Zach Parise, Marco Scandella and Jared Spurgeon like Alex Ovechkin misses his front tooth. There was a big, gaping hole in the lineup without them. All […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Return of Parise Propels Wild to Victory

Captain America After suffering a concussion against the Pittsburgh Penguins on November 4th, Zach Parise was sidelined for five games before returning last night against the Winnipeg Jets. During his […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild Injuries Are Destroying Their Team

The Minnesota Wild started off the 2014-15 campaign very strong, with hot goaltending, great production from its depth, and offensive fire power. That prompted people to get ahead of themselves, […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 5 comments · Injury Report, Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Continues Slump in New Jersey

Frustration is growing in the State of Hockey and last night’s game against the New Jersey Devils certainly didn’t help. The Minnesota Wild dropped their fourth consecutive game, losing 3-1 […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild