Post Tagged with: "Ilya Bryzgalov"

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The Top Player Personalities in the NHL

The National Hockey League is privileged to boast a wide variety of characters and their unique personalities. From the stern and uptight, such as Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, to those more […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, Top 10 Lists
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Ilya Bryzgalov: Back-Up Goalie, Selfie Pro

Bryzgalov the Quote Machine If you didn’t know by now, Ilya Bryzgalov is a fan of the spotlight. The Russian net minder started his career as a social media star […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Humor, Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild Vs Winnipeg Jets: Preseason 09/22/2014

The Minnesota Wild kicked off their preseason in ‘The Peg’ at MTS Centre against a potentially new division rival, Winnipeg Jets. Although the Wild didn’t have many of their regulars […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild, Winnipeg Jets
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Minnesota Wild: Training Camp Tidbits

Training Camp Begins Hockey fans across North America are rejoicing as training camps have finally started. It’s a sign that hockey is almost officially here. Today, Minnesota Wild fans got an […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Iowa Wild, Minnesota Wild
Josh Harding has cleared waivers and will be playing for the Wild's AHL affiliate, but this certainly hasn't spelled the end of the goalie's career by any means. (Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE)

Josh Harding and the Goaltending Woes of the Minnesota Wild

When I heard a couple days ago that Minnesota wild goaltender Josh Harding had injured his foot, my first thought was about the bad luck that the Wild have had […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Hockey News: Teemu Hates Boudreau; Rangers Microchips

BREAKING: Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin are already injured. [Penguins] There are probably more than three things the Oilers need to do to be successful. [NHL] Teemu Selanne has written […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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None Shall Pass: Bryzgalov Blocks Kuemper’s Path

When Chuck Fletcher said early in the summer that he was willing to carry three goaltenders on his NHL roster, none of those three goaltenders were supposed to have a […]

by · September 18, 2014 · 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 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
Josh Harding has cleared waivers and will be playing for the Wild's AHL affiliate, but this certainly hasn't spelled the end of the goalie's career by any means. (Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE)

Josh Harding Injures Ankle

It was announced today that Minnesota Wild goalie Josh Harding has suffered an ankle injury in an off-ice incident. While it is unknown how long Harding will be forced to […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
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, […]