NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are beginning to heat up around the NHL as we approach the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
NHL Headlines Of The WeekWith the baseball season coming to an end tonight, it's time to shift focus towards the NHL, where things are just starting to heat up.
Wild Fall To Blues 3-2 In OTDavid Backes scored at 4:26 of overtime for his second goal of the game, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Saturday night.
Mom Of Blues David Backes Reflects On Son's Hockey CareerThere are two hometown hockey players skating for the St. Louis Blues. T.J. Oshie of Warroad and David Backes of Spring Lake Park started in the State of Hockey, but now play for St. Louis.
MN Grad, Team USA Member Rescues Strays In SochiSome of the puppies rescued at the Sochi Olympics are starting to come to the states. One member of the USA Men's Hockey Team, and his wife, brought home a couple of the strays. And, they have Minnesota ties.
9 Hockey Players With MN Ties Make Men's Olympic TeamThe U.S. men's hockey team for the Winter Olympics has been announced, and close to half of the players all share Minnesota connections. Among those headed to Sochi in Russia will be the Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise and Ryan Suter.
Wild C Peters Suspended 1 Game For Cross-Check The NHL has suspended Minnesota Wild center Warren Peters for one game after he cross-checked an opponent in the head.