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Wild Blog: Team Solidifies Roster At Trade Deadline

Going into the NHL trade deadline, the Minnesota Wild weren’t thought to be very active. Holding on to the first wild-card seed in the Western Conference, Minnesota should be a playoff team if they continue to play as they have since Jan. 1. If anything, the thought was the Wild would address the goal-tending situation and that would probably be it. Minnesota did that and then some. The Wild made two trades at the deadline, getting Ilya Bryzgalov from Edmonton and acquiring Matt Moulson and Cody McCormick from Buffalo.

03/06/2014

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Wild Acquire Bryzgalov, With Backstrom Shut Down

The Minnesota Wild traded for goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov on Tuesday in conjunction with their decision to shut down ailing veteran Niklas Backstrom.

03/04/2014

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Jim Mill Straddles Two ‘Wild’ Teams

It’s three-plus hours south of the Xcel Energy Center. Des Moines Iowa hardly strikes you as a hockey hot bed, but it’s the ideal partner for the Minnesota Wild.

02/16/2014

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Wild Place Harding On IR To Work On MS Medication

Josh Harding has been perhaps the feel-good story of the NHL season, putting up numbers unmatched for a goalie after revealing that he has multiple sclerosis.

12/18/2013

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Wild Hire Brunette As Hockey Operations Adviser

Former Minnesota Wild player Andrew Brunette rejoined the team Wednesday as hockey operations adviser.

02/13/2013

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Wild Make It Official, Introducing Parise And Suter

The Minnesota Wild made the free agent signings of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter official on Monday, introducing the pair at a news conference with their new jerseys.

07/09/2012

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Mike Max’s News And Notes

The reason the debate will linger on regarding the new football stadium being conducive for baseball is that it will require removable seats – and that’s expensive

06/16/2012

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Hockey Day Minnesota Focuses On Jablonski Family

This year’s Hockey Day Minnesota is unlike any other in the history of the six-year-old event.

01/21/2012

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Hockey Day To Be Dedicated To Jablonski Family

This year’s Hockey Day Minnesota will be dedicated to the family of Jack Jablonski, the Benilde-St. Margaret’s hockey player paralyzed in a game last month.

01/10/2012

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Wild GM Fletcher Excited For Season Opener

Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher told Sid Hartman he is anxious for the NHL season to begin.

10/07/2011

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Getting Younger: Wild Introduce Yeo As New Coach

The Minnesota Wild have decided they need a younger team, and they’ve hired 37-year-old Mike Yeo to lead the overhaul.

06/17/2011

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Yeo Brings Playoff Ambitions To The Wild

The Minnesota Wild have a new, youthful and confident head coach who isn’t afraid to share his playoff ambitions.

06/17/2011

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Wild To Announce Mike Yeo As New Coach Friday

The Minnesota Wild have made Mike Yeo their new head coach, according to a person with knowledge of the decision.

06/16/2011

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Wild GM Talks Hockey With Sid Hartman

Wild General manager Chuck Fletcher talked about the future of the team with Sid Hartman this morning on WCCO Radio.

03/30/2011

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Wild GM Says Playoffs Still Within Reach

Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher told WCCO’s Sid Hartman that they can still make the playoffs this season.

03/16/2011

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