Post Tagged with: "Niklas Backstrom"

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)

Where is Josh Harding’s Future?

On Monday, the Minnesota Wild activated Josh Harding off of the injured reserve and placed him directly on waivers. He had 24 hours to be claimed by another team, but […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 3 comments · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
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Return of Parise Propels Wild to Victory

Captain America After suffering a concussion against the Pittsburgh Penguins on November 4th, Zach Parise was sidelined for five games before returning last night against the Winnipeg Jets. During his […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Darcy Kuemper: The Real Deal?

At the beginning of the 2014-15 season, I must admit I was a bit skeptical about the Minnesota Wild-Darcy Kuemper situation. Niklas Backstrom was finally healthy and is being paid […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, NHL Goaltending
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Fantasy World: Rolling The Dice On Ward

Fantasy hockey is all about playing the odds and taking calculated risks. Yet, sometimes you have to throw caution to the wind and just go with your gut. I did […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Fantasy
Five Minnesota Wild Storylines To Follow In October

Five Minnesota Wild Storylines To Follow In October

It’s opening night for the wild and it’s time to take a look at some Minnesota Wild storylines for the first month of the season that you should be tracking. […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 2 comments · 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
Niklas Backstrom Needs rest. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

No Goalies Were Harmed in the Playing of This Game

I know it’s nothing special and the preseason doesn’t mean much, but it’s still hockey and I’m excited about it. I hope most of you Minnesota Wild fans are excited […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · 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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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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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
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The Minnesota Wild: 7 Bold Predictions For Next Season

It’s approaching tradition in the hum-drum between the beginning of August up until camp opens in September, that writers offer some barely defensible predictions about the coming season based on […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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