March 23rd, 2016 In Minnesota Wild, Top Stories, Wild History 0 comments

The Minnesota Wild only made one NHL level trade on this season’s trade deadline day.  The Wild received forward David Jones from the Calgary Flames in exchange for goaltender Niklas Backstrom.  Calgary was in a huge need of a goaltender due to injuries, and Minnesota needed to bolster its forward corps.  It seemed like a great trade on the...

February 6th, 2016 In Minnesota Wild, Wild History, Wild Prospects 0 comments

ICYMI: Check out Part 1 of our Chuck Fletcher series courtesy of our own Alli Baker, where she breaks down notable trades made by the Wild GM thus far during his tenure in Minnesota. Well, the losing continues for Minnesota as does the frustration and anxiety for the fans. Much of the Wild's woes during this current skid has been a testament to...

January 26th, 2016 In Minnesota Wild, Wild History 0 comments

It is indeed a mess right now for the Minnesota Wild, as they enter the much needed All-Star break following Monday's mental breakdown at home against the Coyotes. Nothing is going as planned for Mike Yeo's group right now, literally, nothing. It seems like forever ago (January 9th to be exact) that the Wild traveled down south to Dallas and...

December 28th, 2015 In Minnesota Wild, Wild History 0 comments

If you're a Minnesota Wild fan, this past year might not seem like it was anything truly special. There was no Cup; no first-round choice in the draft; no huge offseason acquisition or mega-trade. But if you look a little closer, the past 365 days have actually been pretty good for the State of Hockey. So before the calendar switches to 2016,...

September 21st, 2015 In Minnesota Wild, Top 10 Lists, Wild History 0 comments

The Franchise Four. The Mount Rushmore. Four players who tell the story of an organization. In this series, I’ll be taking a look at the history of all 30 NHL squads. For criteria, I’m choosing one forward, defenceman, goaltender and a wild card from any position. Since entering the NHL as an expansion team in 2000, the Minnesota Wild have...

August 18th, 2015 In Minnesota Wild, News, Wild History 0 comments

The Twitter account Vintage MN Hockey has revealed a pretty beautiful looking jersey that they report that Minnesota Wild alumni will wear during the Wild vs. Blackhawks Alumni Game, which is slated to take place on February 20, 2016 prior to the Wild and Blackhawks Stadium Series match. Playing for the Wild during the alumni game will be a...

August 5th, 2015 In Blackhawks History, Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild, News, Wild History 0 comments

At a press conference for the Stadium Series on Wednesday, the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks announced part of the lineup for their February 20, 2016 alumni game that will take place at TCF Bank Stadium. The Minnesota Wild alumni squad will include many former members of the Minnesota North Stars, creating a "State of Hockey" All-Star...