As the Minnesota Wild begin a new season, one area that they have actively sought to improve upon is the power play. Many games are won on a very slimRead More
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With fantasy hockey drafts rapidly approaching, fantasy managers will be scrambling to pick up the best dual-position players when draft day rolls around. Of course, everyone would love to haveRead More
One fact was pretty clear before the start of the Minnesota Wild’s first round series against the Chicago Blackhawks. The Wild would need their rookies to step up and beRead More
When you think of the Minnesota Wild, the names Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, Mikko Koivu, and Niklas Backstrom come to mind, as they should. Suter and Parise were acquired to vault the latter two Finns into playoff contention for the first time since 2008.
While the dual free agent signees’ impact has been noticeable, a relatively small Wild lineup (save for a healthy Mike Rupp) has been actively seeking bottom-six forwards capable of a shutdown, bump and grind style.