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Mike Max’s News And Notes For July 5, 2011

Who helped influence the trade of Martin Havlat for Dany Heatley? What will the Wolves do to keep improving during the NBA lockout? Did you know Jose Canseco nearly ended up playing baseball this summer in Minnesota?


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Koivu And Clutterbuck Return To Wild’s Lineup

Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu returned Monday night against the Vancouver Canucks after missing 11 games with a broken finger.


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Wild Glad Koivu’s Return Expected By Season’s End

Minnesota will certainly miss Mikko Koivu while he’s out with a broken left index finger.


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With Koivu Hurting, Wild Recall Rookie C Almond

The Minnesota Wild have recalled center Cody Almond from their minor league affiliate.


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Koivu Has Goal, 2 Assists In Wild Win Over Flames

The Minnesota Wild were desperate for a win, and captain Mikko Koivu stepped up and ensured they would get it.


Niklas Backstrom #37 of the Minnesota Wild makes the save against the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center on November 13, 2009 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Backstrom and Wild Hold Down Explosive Capitals

Alex Ovechkin said his Washington Capitals needed to “wake up” after a sluggish effort. Their arrival was just the jolt the Minnesota Wild needed.


Wild Win Home Opener With Help From Second Period Outburst

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Mikko Koivu said he was nervous before Minnesota’s home opener. It didn’t show. Koivu scored two of Minnesota’s four power-play goals and the Wild beat the Edmonton Oilers at home […]