NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are beginning to heat up around the NHL as we have passed the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
Kuemper Shines After Dubnyk's Injury; Wild Top Avalanche 3-0Darcy Kuemper stopped all nine shots he faced in relief of injured Devan Dubnyk and the Minnesota Wild beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-0 on Saturday night.
Wild Blog: Parise's Hat Trick Leads Wild To Victory In Season OpenerThe Colorado Avalanche started their 20th season in Denver on Thursday night, but Minnesota Wild’s Zach Parise made sure there wouldn't be much of a celebration.
Parise Has Hat Trick As Wild Rally For 5-4 Win Over AvsZach Parise scored three times, including the tiebreaking tally in the third period, and the Minnesota Wild overcame a three-goal deficit to beat the Colorado Avalanche 5-4 on Thursday night.
4 Things To Know: Wild Season Opener, Target Job Fair & MoreThe Wild kick off their 15th season Thursday and Target is hiring. These are just two of the stories you need to know about for Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015.
Wild Blog: The Road Wins Keep Coming!If you haven’t jumped on the Wild bandwagon yet, here’s your open invitation, and now’s the perfect time to hop on board.
Varlamov Stops 29 Shots As Avalanche Beat Wild, 3-2Semyon Varlamov stopped 29 shots, Zach Redmond had a goal and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Sunday night. Cody McLeod and Gabriel Landeskog also scored for Colorado, which won its third straight.
Fontaine, Dubnyk Help Wild To 3-1 Win Over AvalancheJustin Fontaine broke a second-period tie, and Devan Dubnyk stopped 33 shots, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night.
Dubnyk Gets Another Shutout As Wild Beat Avalanche 1-0Charlie Coyle scored and Devan Dubnyk stopped 18 shots for his fourth shutout in nine starts with Minnesota, leading the Wild to a 1-0 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday night for their fifth straight win.
Wild Blog: Darcy Kuemper, A Rising NHL Star WOW! That is the only word I have to describe how the Wild pulled off two shutouts in a row against the Colorado Avalanche -- a team that won the Central Division last year, a team we faced in the first round of the playoffs, a team we had to battle to beat in game 7 at their rink in overtime! To say I’m impressed with how this year’s Wild team has started the season would be the understatement of the year.
Wild Blog: How Wild Was That Opener?The Wild simply outplayed the Colorado Avalanche all night long. They were faster, better with the puck and a lot of fun to watch. Nobody saw that shutout coming.
Parise, Wild Blank Avalanche 5-0 In OpenerThe Minnesota Wild could not have started the season stronger. This game was so good they found themselves acknowledging afterward they probably won't be able to repeat it.