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To the AHL and Back Again: A Marco Scandella Story

The Minnesota Wild entered the 2008 NHL draft with one goal in mind: to find a top-four caliber defensemen. With that in mind they selected a defensemen in the first […]

by · May 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Scandella Realizing his Potential Creating Calm for the Wild

Marco Scandella Under Valued Despite Thriving Against Top Competition   In the second round of the 2008 NHL draft the Minnesota Wild selected a 17 years old Marco Scandella of […]

by · December 19, 2013 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild 2013 Season Player Grades: The Blue Liners

The Minnesota Wild were most concerned about their blue line heading into the shortened 2013 NHL season, even with the addition of Ryan Suter, and it proved to be the […]

by · May 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
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Marco Scandella: Pleasant Playoff Surprise For Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild enter tonight’s Game 4 match-up against the Chicago Blackhawks full of optimism after Jason Zucker’s overtime strike made it a 2-1 series on Sunday afternoon. While Josh […]

by · May 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild
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The Great Debate: Jonas Brodin or Mathew Dumba, Who’s Better?

Ask any Wild fan who their top prospect is and every one of them will say Mikael Granlund without any hesitation. However, throw in the word “defensive” between “top” and […]

by · January 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Prospects
With Jonas Brodin Out, It’s Tyler Cuma’s Time

With Jonas Brodin Out, It’s Tyler Cuma’s Time

In 2008, Ottawa 67’s defenseman, Tyler Cuma, became the final 1st round pick of the Wild’s first ever General Manager, Doug Risebrough. Drafted 23rd overall, one draft spot behind Edmonton […]

by · November 4, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, Minnesota Wild, OHL
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Are Parise and Suter Worth 196 Million?

Minnesota has suffered. It has for a while. Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, and 196 million dollars changes it all. The Minnesota Vikings are 0-4 in Super Bowls and their best […]

Minnesota Wild Season Grades: The Blue-Liners

Minnesota Wild Season Grades: The Blue-Liners

There will be no playoff hockey for the Minnesota Wild once again in 2012, but the 2011-12 season has left much to discuss and consider in Hockey Town. GM Chuck […]

by · April 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
Mikael Granlund developed his talent in Finland but struggled in his first season in North America

Zucker Makes Debut; Minnesota Wild Turn To Youth

20-year old former University of Denver star Jason Zucker made his debut last night in a 3-2 overtime win against the Florida Panthers. He skated on a line with Erik […]

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One for the Books: The Tale of the 2011-12 Minnesota Wild

Sunday’s 4-3 loss to Calgary looks to have sealed the playoff fate of the Minnesota Wild. Already struggling to stay in contention for a postseason spot, they lost to a […]

by · March 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
Tom Gilbert Boosts Minnesota’s Offense

Tom Gilbert Boosts Minnesota’s Offense

Minnesota GM Chuck Fletcher has had some difficult decisions to make over the last few weeks. He has been watching his team slide further and further down the standings, he […]

by · February 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Trades Contracts and Transactions