Wild Enters Familiar Territory After All-Star BreakThe All-Star break is over. It was back to work for the Wild with practice Monday afternoon. And they have some work to do.
Wild Aim To Get Out Of Scoring Slump After All-Star BreakAs the Minnesota Wild reconvened from the All-Star break, their focus inevitably turned to an obvious goal. More goals.
Jagr Scores Twice, Wild Lose To Panthers 2-1Jaromir Jagr scored two goals, including the game-winner in the third period, and Al Montoya made 38 saves as the streaking Florida Panthers beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Sunday.
Wild Uses Outdoor Practice To Connect With Fans, Prep For Winter ClassicIt had a holiday feel. The Minnesota Wild win a game Monday night, then hold an annual outdoor practice Tuesday morning. This time, it was at Braemar's complex in Edina. It's both a marketing tool and a look at what is to come this season.
Koivu's 2 Goals Push Wild Past Red Wings, 3-1Mikko Koivu scored twice, Devan Dubnyk made 28 saves in a surprise appearance and the Minnesota Wild beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 on Monday night.
Wild Top Rangers 5-2 In Dubnyk's ReturnDevan Dubnyk made 21 saves in his return to action and Mikko Koivu had two goals and an assist for the Minnesota Wild in a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
Wild Topple Canucks 6-2 With 3 Power-Play GoalsThomas Vanek scored one of Minnesota's three power-play goals and pitched in three assists, leading the Wild on a 6-2 romp over the road-weary Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.
Penguins Top The Wild 4-3Evgeni Malkin scored two goals and picked up two assists for his first four-point game in two seasons to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night. David Perron and Beau Bennett also scored for Pittsburgh, which rode Malkin's inspired play to win for just the second time in five games.
Frustrating Night As Wild Lose Parise To Injury, Game To NashvilleThursday night at the Xcel Energy Center marked the 10th anniversary of team captain Mikko Koivu making his NHL debut. For the Wild though, there wasn't much to celebrate.
Early Goal From Zucker Boosts Wild Over Blackhawks 5-4Jason Zucker scored 18 seconds into the game and assisted on Nino Niederreiter's winner to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 5-4 win over the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday night.
Late Wild Rally Comes Up Short In 5-4 Loss At WinnipegDrew Stafford scored twice, Blake Wheeler had two assists and the Jets held off the Minnesota Wild 5-4 on Sunday. Minnesota's Jason Zucker scored 10 seconds into the game, but then Winnipeg got five consecutive goals.
Matt Dumba Scores Twice, Wild Rout Visiting Jets 8-1Nino Niederreiter, Charlie Coyle, Mikael Granlund and Matt Dumba scored first-period goals and the Minnesota Wild beat the visiting Winnipeg Jets 8-1 in an exhibition game Sunday night.