Post Tagged with: "Mikko Koivu"

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Minnesota Wild: Who Stepped-Up the Most this Month?

I never thought I’d be saying this at this point in the season, but the Minnesota Wild have somehow managed to push themselves back into the playoffs. February was a […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 2 comments · Minnesota Wild
Koivu has been in and out of the lineup (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

O’Captain, My Captain: Mikko Koivu Shines as Wild Continue to Win

Mikko Koivu had a rough start to the season. He seemed tired and stale – like his glory days were soon coming to an end. Throughout the 2014 portion of the […]

by · February 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Is it Time for the Wild to Fire Mike Yeo?

The Minnesota Wild are going through a rough stretch. The Wild have lost 11 of 13 games (2-7-4) and if the Stanley Cup Playoffs started today, the Wild would be […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 7 comments · Minnesota Wild
The Resurgence of Mikko Koivu

The Resurgence of Mikko Koivu

Starting Slow Mikko Koivu didn’t exactly have the greatest start to the 2014-2015 season. The captain of the Minnesota Wild scored only 2 goals in his first 24 games and […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
Vanek was a key piece for the Minnesota Wild in free agency. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

In Defense of Thomas Vanek

Let me just start with this before everyone gets all upset: Thomas Vanek could definitely be doing more for the Minnesota Wild. I’m not arguing that. All I’m trying to […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 6 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Jason Zucker is Ready to Stick in the NHL

It’s easy to forget that Jason Zucker is only 22 years old. From the time he was drafted by the Minnesota Wild in the second round in 2010, he was labeled […]

by · November 3, 2014 · 2 comments · Minnesota Wild
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 October in Review

October was a bit of a roller-coaster for the Minnesota Wild. After starting out the season in dominant fashion, shutting out the Colorado Avalanche twice in a row, the Wild […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Breaking News: Minnesota Wild Sign Charlie Coyle to a 5-Year Extension

On Wednesday afternoon, the Minnesota Wild signed 22 year old and budding power forward, Charlie Coyle, to a 5-year contract extension. Coyle was set to be an RFA in the […]

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4 Minnesota Wild Players Who Need A Bounce-Back Season

There’s an old bit of folk wisdom that I learned from my Grandfather years ago. He’d say, You’re not a true Wild fan until you’ve blamed Mikko Koivu for something. […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
Koivu has been in and out of the lineup (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

6 Things About Your Minnesota Wild You Probably Don’t Know

At this point in the offseason, there’s really not too much happening in the hockey world. A player may get signed here or there, but that’s about it. On the […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Top 10 Minnesota Wild Draft Picks

With the 2014 NHL Entry Draft behind us and free agency opening, let’s take a look back at Minnesota’s short history and pick the ten best Wild draft picks in […]

Déjà Koivu: Assessing Mikko’s Postseason Performance

Déjà Koivu: Assessing Mikko’s Postseason Performance

There’s no shortage of speculation during the off-season. Some of it will seem logical and be disregarded quickly, like the Sharks putting goaltender Antti Niemi on the market in order […]

by · May 26, 2014 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild