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Getting Defensive: Wild Sign Brodin to 6-Year Extension

Six More Years The Minnesota Wild have signed defenseman Jonas Brodin to a six year contract extension, the team announced Sunday morning. This means the 21-year-old Swede is set to […]

by · October 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Zach Attack at the Xcel Energy Center – Zach Parise Fuels the Minnesota Wild to Victory

Zach Parise and his Minnesota Wild were on fire from the opening whistle to the final buzzer on Thursday night in game one at the Xcel Energy Center in St. […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Third Time’s a Charm: Minnesota Wild Preseason

A Win at Home In their third game of the preseason and first game at the Xcel Energy Center, the Minnesota Wild topped the Winnipeg Jets 4-3. Although Minnesota fans […]

by · September 28, 2014 · 0 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
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Hockey News: NHL Rule Changes; Saku Koivu Retires

Apparently Marc-Andre Fleury isn’t a good goalie. [Sportsnet] The NHL has decided to make a few rule changes. [NHL.com] An assessment of the all of the upcoming changes. [Jeff Veillette] […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Minnesota Wild: Projections for 2014-15; Forwards

Feel free to express your opinion and/or your projections for the Wild! The 2013-14 season for the Minnesota Wild featured high profile forwards go down with the injury bug, some […]

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Niederreiter, Minnesota Wild, Agree to Deal

A Done Deal After months of negotiations, the Minnesota Wild and forward Nino Niederreiter have finally agreed to a contract. The 22-year-old turned down a huge offer from Russia’s Kontinental […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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6 Candidates from the Minnesota Wild for a Breakout Season

For many teams, making a Stanley Cup run means having a player or two have a breakout season. It’s at least a component of the puzzle. In the salary cap-era, […]

by · September 4, 2014 · 3 comments · Minnesota Wild
Five Minnesota Wild Storylines To Follow In September

Five Minnesota Wild Storylines To Follow In September

The #IsItOctoberYet hashtags are starting to get annoying, which means we’re at the end of August and finally getting into some real hockey news. Prospect tournaments, training camp, and preseason […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
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Minnesota Wild: RFA Problems Around the Corner

When a good chunk of your prospect pool arrives to the NHL within the same year or two, you will eventually run into trouble of re-signing all of them to […]

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Wild Open to Long-Term Deal with Nino Niederreiter and Other Harbingers

Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher has deftly navigated some tricky waters this off-season. One of the most difficult jobs he faces is not signing stars like Thomas Vanek, but […]

by · July 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
Nino Niederreiter might have been down on his luck in Long Island, but he has certainly found a home on Minnesota's top line this season. (Icon SMI)

The Most Mishandled Prospects, Part II: Islanders Edition

Part 1 Properly developing young players is a difficult science to master.  Some teams like the Detroit Red Wings appear to have mastered it.  Other teams struggle to get the […]