July 20th, 2016 In Advanced Stats, Long Read, Minnesota Wild, Wild Management 0 comments

Before the Anaheim Ducks lost to the Nashville Predators in the first round of the 2016 NHL playoffs, they had a strong enough regular season to win the Pacific Division title. The Ducks finished with a 46-25-11 record and 103 points. The Ducks might have been aided by playing in a weaker division, highlighted by a 19-6-4 in-division record, but...

July 17th, 2016 In Editor's Choice, Minnesota Wild, Top Stories, Wild Prospects 0 comments

With a handful of practices and one scrimmage down at Minnesota Wild development camp, a few players have taken their first opportunity skating with the new coaching staff to stand out from the rest of the prospect pool. Development camp is a unique situation. It's an opportunity to make a good impression, but it's not training camp. Young players...

July 2nd, 2016 In Free Agents, Minnesota Wild, News 0 comments

The Minnesota Wild made a few depth signings on the first day of free agency, including giving contracts to defenseman Victor Bartley, goaltender Alex Stalock and AHL veteran Patrick Cannone. Stalock, a former goaltender with the San Jose Sharks who was at one point considered to be the future of their net when they moved on from Antti Niemi....

June 29th, 2016 In Buffalo Sabres, Minnesota Wild, News, Rochester Americans 0 comments

The Buffalo Sabres and the Minnesota Wild are set to announce a preseason game at Penn State's Pegula Ice Arena in State College, Pennsylvania, according to a report in the Democrat and Chronicle. The announcement of the game is expected to come Wednesday, when the Sabres reveal their full preseason slate. It's a ways from home for both teams,...

June 28th, 2016 In Advanced Stats, Minnesota Wild, Wild Management 0 comments

When Bruce Boudreau was hired by the Minnesota Wild, it was a move that was generally applauded in the hockey community. With the applause came hushed concerns about Boudreau and what he brings to the Wild. Despite an impressive record in the regular season, that kind of success has yet to find Boudreau in the playoffs. And for better or worse,...

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