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Wild Routed By Oilers With Playoff Berth On Line

Corey Potter and Nail Yakupov both scored two goals, and the Edmonton Oilers prevented the Minnesota Wild from clinching a spot in the Western Conference playoffs with a 6-1 rout on Friday night.

04/26/2013

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Another Win, And Wild Will Finally Be Back In

The time on the scoreboard was ticking toward zero. The Minnesota Wild were clinging to a one-goal lead the Los Angeles Kings weren’t ready to give up on.

04/24/2013

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Havlat’s 2 Goals Lead Sharks Past Wild 6-1

Logan Couture and Marty Havlat did much more than just shut down Minnesota’s top line. They dominated the score sheet for San Jose, as well.

04/19/2013

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Pominville Scores Twice To Lead Wild Past Flames

Jason Pominville scored twice to help the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Monday night, snapping a three-game winless skid.

04/15/2013

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Koivu Scores In Shootout As Wild Beat Kings 4-3

Mikko Koivu scored in a shootout to give the Minnesota Wild a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night.

03/30/2013

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Koivu Scores In OT, Wild Beat Coyotes 4-3

Mikko Koivu scored at 2:43 of overtime to give Minnesota a 4-3 comeback victory over Phoenix on Wednesday night, extending the Wild’s winning streak to seven and the Coyotes’ skid to seven.

03/27/2013

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Surging Wild Topple Stars 7-4

Zach Parise scored two goals and added an assist and the Minnesota Wild extended their winning streak to six games with a 7-4 win over Dallas Stars on Monday.

03/25/2013

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Cullen’s Shootout Goal Lifts Wild Over Predators 2-1

Matt Cullen scored the shootout-winning goal to give the Minnesota Wild a 2-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night.

03/09/2013

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Koivu, Wild Break Through With 4-2 Win Over Oilers

Mikko Koivu made up for a frustrating stretch without a goal by Minnesota, scoring 9 seconds into the third period to snap a tie and spark the Wild to a 4-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Sunday.

03/03/2013

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Wild Slip Past Flames 2-1 In Shootout

Mikko Koivu scored the winner in the shootout and the Minnesota Wild got their first road victory of the season with a 2-1 win over the Calgary Flames on Monday night.

02/11/2013

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Setoguchi’s OT Goal Snaps Wild’s Losing Streak

The Minnesota Wild have reshuffled lines, made a trade and held a players-only meeting to try and get going this season.

02/09/2013

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Cullen, Wild Hand Blackhawks 1st Loss, 3-2

Matt Cullen scored 90 seconds into the game and again in a shootout to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over Chicago on Wednesday, handing the Blackhawks their first loss in seven games this season.

01/30/2013

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Parise, Suter Have Wild Poised To Make Noise

The story of the summer in the NHL, before the lockout wiped out almost half of the season, was the free agent market for standouts Zach Parise and Ryan Suter.

01/18/2013

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Wild’s Koivu Misses ‘Adrenaline Of The Games’

Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu recently returned from playing in Finland to join the locals for some pick-up hockey.

12/22/2012

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Mike Max’s News & Notes

Kevin Love seems to be in a better place with the Timberwolves after meeting with Glen Taylor. He says he’s looking forward to the future because of Ricky Rubio.

12/20/2012

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Koivu Scores 15 Seconds Into OT For Wild

Jose Theodore and the Florida Panthers let a point slip away. Trying to pull five points ahead of the Washington Capitals in the Atlantic Division with a game in hand and five to play, Florida led Minnesota by one in the final minute. But the Wild, already eliminated from playoff contention, weren’t finished.

03/29/2012

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Koivu Returns From Shoulder Injury

Minnesota captain Mikko Koivu returned to the Wild’s lineup Thursday night against Calgary after missing 15 games because of a shoulder injury.

03/22/2012

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Mikko Koivu Returns To The Minnesota Wild

The Minnesota Wild will get a boost when their captain returns, but can that boost an energy level? Is this team really a play-off team or just fading?

02/09/2012

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Koivu Cleared To Return For Wild After Missing 8 Games

Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu has been cleared to return to the lineup after missing the last eight games with a left shoulder injury.

02/09/2012

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Wild’s Mikko Koivu Will Miss All-Star Game

Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu will miss the NHL All-Star game after his first career selection.

01/23/2012

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Wild To Be Without Koivu For At Least A Few Weeks

The Minnesota Wild will likely be without captain Mikko Koivu for at least two weeks, if not more. Coach Mike Yeo said Monday that Koivu has an upper-body injury, but declined to specify.

01/16/2012

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Wild Captain Koivu Picked For NHL All-Star game

Mikko Koivu can now call himself an NHL All-Star as well as captain of the Minnesota Wild.

01/12/2012

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Cullen Leads Wild Past Sharks 5-4 In Shootout

Matt Cullen scored in the third period and in the first round of the shootout to help the skidding Minnesota Wild recover from a late stumble to beat San Jose 5-4 on Tuesday night, stopping the Sharks’ four-game winning streak.

01/10/2012

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Avalanche Beat Wild, Snap Road Losing Streak

Jan Hejda scored the go-ahead goal at 10:20 of the third period and the Colorado Avalanche snapped a nine-game road losing skid by beating the Minnesota Wild 4-2 on Monday night.

12/26/2011

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Koivu Returns From Leg Injury For Wild

Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu returned Monday against the Colorado Avalanche after missing the past four games with a leg injury.

12/26/2011

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