Post Tagged with: "Ilya Bryzgalov"

Should Darcy Kuemper Be in Minnesota’s Plans?

Should Darcy Kuemper Be in Minnesota’s Plans?

At this time of year the NHL comes to a complete halt. GM’s, players and even the media are almost nowhere to be found, many taking their end of summer […]

by · August 17, 2014 · 2 comments · Minnesota Wild
Elliott goes in to camp this year as the No. 1 goalie (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Contingency Plans for Blues’ Unsure Goaltending

There is no doubt that Brian Elliot has put up largely laudable numbers over his term with the St. Louis Blues. In 2011-2012, he shared the William Jennings Trophy with […]

by · July 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Free Agents
The Philadelphia Flyers are THW's 2013 Biggest Disappointment of the Season. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Berube & Bryzgalov: A Missed Marriage?

It’s no secret that things didn’t exactly work out between Ilya Bryzgalov and the Flyers.  Paul Holmgren regrettably chose to invest $85.55 million dollars in Ilya Bryzgalov and Chris Pronger, […]

Erik Haula (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Haula in St. Paula

The Minnesota Wild and the Chicago Blackhawks were deadlocked going into the third period in St. Paul on Tuesday night. It was game three and the Wild were down two […]

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Upset or Status Quo: Wild vs. Blackhawks Series Preview

With the Minnesota Wild defeating the Colorado Avalanche in overtime of Game 7, they now move on to face the Chicago Blackhawks for the right to represent the Central Division […]

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)

Minnesota Wild 2014 Stanley Cup Playoff Playbook

Minnesota Wild Begin Their First Round Thursday in Colorado The Wild finished the regular season strong with a record of 6-3-1 in their final ten games. Perhaps the only team […]

by · April 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Yeo Yeo! Mike Yeo is a Success

With yesterday’s 1-0 victory over the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, the Minnesota Wild have virtually locked up the Seventh seed for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. It […]

by · April 8, 2014 · 7 comments · Minnesota Wild
Ott will likely not be re-signed by the Blues (Marilyn Indahl-USA TODAY Sports)

Will Ilya Bryzgalov Backstop the Minnesota Wild to Playoff Success?

When the Minnesota Wild acquired goalie Ilya Bryzgalov prior to the NHL’s trade deadline the team needed a veteran goalie that could backup Darcy Kemper into the Stanley Cup Playoffs. […]

Ilya Bryzgalov has made a steady transition from Edmonton to Minnesota and has amassed a very formidable 4-0-2 record for the Wild while the team's netminding situation has been anything steady. (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: Playoff Pickups Under 25% Owned (Goalies)

With the fantasy hockey season coming to a close in about a week or so, fantasy managers are probably scrambling to tweak their lineups in any way that they can. […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy
Ilya Bryzgalov has made a steady transition from Edmonton to Minnesota and has amassed a very formidable 4-0-2 record for the Wild while the team's netminding situation has been anything steady. (Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports)

The Minnesota Wild and the Perpetual Carousel of Starting Goalies

Like every other organization in the NHL the Minnesota Wild entered the 2013-14 season with a few question marks. A combination of limited cap space and emerging young talent had […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
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Evaluating the Oilers’ Moves at the Deadline

The trade deadline has come and gone, and it is possible now to reflect on the moves made by the Edmonton Oilers this season. The team clearly focused on acquiring […]

Viktor Fasth with the Ducks. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Viktor Fasth In, Bryzgalov Out: Oilers Goalie Carousel Continues

It has been a very interesting year for the Oilers in terms of their goaltending position. They started the season with a tandem of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera, which […]