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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 […]

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Did Game 3 Change Anything For the Minnesota Wild?

“Do-or-die” scenarios in the playoffs are funny. A team that handles them well only creates more of them. A team facing those must-win scenarios, like the Minnesota Wild have, hope […]

by · May 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild
Brunoesque – Déjà Vu in Colorado

Brunoesque – Déjà Vu in Colorado

Minnesota Wild fans will not only remember game seven of the 2014 NHL playoffs, they will remember Nino Niederreiter. Nino brought us back to game seven of the Wild’s 2003 […]

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MNWild: Young Wild Forwards Impressive in Sochi

Once the roster were announced for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Men’s Hockey Tournament, I was excited for the rest of the hockey world to get to see the growth […]

by · February 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, Olympics
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Swiss Sensation Damien Brunner Hoping to Shine in Sochi

The New Jersey Devils will only represented by four players at the 2014 Winter Olympic games in Sochi, Russia and with three of those players representing the Czech Republic, Damien […]

by · February 12, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils, Olympics
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Switzerland: Olympic Hockey Dark Horse Has Momentum On Their Side

As the 2014 Winter Olympic Games draw near, the spotlight on the men’s hockey tournament intensifies. Canada and the United States are both gunning for a repeat of their thrilling […]

by · February 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Olympics
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Road to Sochi: Top Prospects to Watch At 2014 Winter Olympics

Going into the 2014 Winter Olympic, there are several young prospects who will be given the opportunity to represent their country. While most of the leading nations have built star-studded […]

by · January 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Olympics, Prospects
Sobotka has performed very well lately, and his multi-point games speak to that fact. (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: Four Streaking Forwards Under 20% Owned

With the month of February fast approaching, many sports fans will undoubtedly be planning their Super Bowl festivities in the upcoming days and weeks. With plans being made and all […]

by · January 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Fantasy
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Injury Bug Running Through Minnesota

  The injury bug is running through the land of 10,000 lakes. In the final stretch of games in December, the Minnesota Wild lost star forward Zach Parise and defenseman […]

by · December 31, 2013 · 0 comments · Injury Report, Minnesota Wild