Post Tagged with: "Chuck Fletcher"

Mikael Granlund was certainly celebrating his fair share of points before he left to Sochi, and might be in line to celebrate many more after being Team Finland's leading offensive contributor. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Mikael Granlund Has A Lot to Prove

Wednesday morning was the first day of free agency, and the Minnesota Wild didn’t waste any time making noise. The Wild announced early on Wednesday that they had reached a […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Offseason Success Keys for Minnesota Wild

It was another disappointing end to a once promising season for the Minnesota Wild as they were again eliminated by the Chicago Blackhawks, the eventual Stanley Cup Champions. Not only […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Matt Cooke Will Be Bought Out

On Thursday, the Minnesota Wild announced that they’ve placed veteran forward Matt Cooke on waivers for the purposes of buying him out. There had been speculation that the Wild may […]

by · June 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Wild Need a Backup Plan if Devan Dubnyk Doesn’t Re-Sign

There’s no denying that Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk was the team’s most valuable players during the 2014-15 season. Dubnyk came to the Wild via a trade with the Arizona […]

by · June 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Darcy Kuemper: Let’s Make a Deal

Running Out of Options We all knew it was only a matter of time before the Minnesota Wild started having goaltender problems, but this is really a bit early.  The […]

by · September 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
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Niederreiter, Minnesota Wild, Agree to Deal

A Done Deal After months of negotiations, the Minnesota Wild and forward Nino Niederreiter have finally agreed to a contract. The 22-year-old turned down a huge offer from Russia’s Kontinental […]

by · September 11, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
Since signing together, Zach Parise and Ryan Suter have played a huge part in the Wild's success. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Do The Wild Protect In An Expansion Draft?

With speculation about NHL expansion going mad last week — expanding itself from speculation about Las Vegas or Seattle getting a team to both are definitely getting a team, then […]

by · September 2, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
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Wild Open to Long-Term Deal with Nino Niederreiter and Other Harbingers

Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher has deftly navigated some tricky waters this off-season. One of the most difficult jobs he faces is not signing stars like Thomas Vanek, but […]

by · July 15, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
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MNWild’s Young Core Changes Fletcher’s Offseason Priorities

The Minnesota Wild entered the 2013-14 NHL season seeking to take step forward in their pursuit of the franchise’s first Stanley Cup. A lockout shortened season saw a return to […]

by · May 22, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
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A Flahr For Scouting: Wild Re-Sign Assistant GM Brent Flahr

The Minnesota Wild signed Assistant General Manager Brent Flahr to a multi-year contract on Friday, according to the Star Tribune’s Michael Russo. #mnwild assistant GM Brent Flahr has agreed to […]

by · May 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Mike Yeo’s Seat Finally Cooling In Minnesota

It took about 24 hours after the Wild’s Game 6 loss to Chicago for reports to begin circulating that coach Mike Yeo would be getting a prompt contract extension. Those […]

by · May 16, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Minnesota Wild Finally a College Free Agent Destination

In the highly competitive college free agent market the Minnesota Wild has become a legitimate threat to attract the top players who may sign entry level deals as their collegiate […]

by · March 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, News