2016 NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference PreviewThe league has been dominated by the Capitals for most of the season but the other seven Eastern Conference squads in the playoffs aren't going to just roll over for Washington.
Wild's Zucker Placed On Injured Reserve Due To ConcussionThe Minnesota Wild have placed forward Jason Zucker on injured reserve because of a concussion. The move was made Wednesday, when the Wild recalled forward Jordan Schroeder from their AHL affiliate to take Zucker's roster spot. He'll miss at least the next two games.
Haula Earns Second Star Of The Week HonorsHaula led the Wild to a sweep of their four games, including a 6-1 outdoor victory over the Chicago Blackhawks Sunday in the NHL Stadium Series at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.
Too Cold To Lay The Ice At TCF Bank Stadium FridayCrews have been busy putting up the boards at TCF Bank Stadium for the NHL Stadium Series, in order to get the place looking like an ice arena. The crews will begin laying the ice on Saturday, because it was too cold Friday afternoon.
You Can Skate At TCF Bank Stadium After The Game!We're a little over a week away from the first ever professional outdoor hockey game in Minnesota, but now you have a chance to skate on the same ice.
Apple Valley Junior Makes 112 Saves In Varsity Hockey GameThe Apple Valley varsity girl's hockey season ended last night after a whopping nine periods. But before the final buzzer, the Eagle's goalie nearly made high school hockey history.
Wild Snap Pic Of Golf With A GatorIt was golf with a gator for some members of the Minnesota Wild. Nino Niederreiter tweeted out a photo of the reptilian interloper as he and fellow teammates Marco Scandella, Matt Dumba and Darcy Kuemper hit the links recently.
Do Team Sports Instill Valuable Principles? Forum Discussion Offers InsightsIt's a question often asked -- how much residual value is there in being part of a team? And how much does what happens on the field or the court relate to the business world?
Minnesota Wild Hire Stats Specialists For Hockey OperationsThe Minnesota Wild have hired for their hockey operations department a pair of analytics specialists who co-founded an advanced statistics website. Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher announced Tuesday the club has brought in Andrew C. Thomas as lead hockey researcher and Alexandra Mandrycky as hockey operations analyst.
Minnesotan Oilers Player Suffers Athletic Cup-Smashing Puck To GroinAn NHL player who originally hails from Blaine crumpled to the ice in a Thursday night game after he was smacked by a puck to the groin. Matt Hendricks, center for the Edmonton Oilers, played at Blaine High School and later at St. Cloud State.
Wild Break Losing Streak, Win 3 – 0 Over LA KingsThe five-game losing streak, the January power-play drought and the creeping sense of frustration all vanished in one cathartic evening for the Minnesota Wild.
Minnesota Wild Lose 3 – 1 To Anaheim DucksThe Anaheim Ducks scored all their goals at even strength against the Minnesota Wild, which was critical for the NHL's lowest-scoring team — especially against a club that doesn't give up many power-play opportunities.