2014 In Review // Local: News, Sports Nat'l: News, Sports, Entertainment, Talkers | Top 20 Most Read Stories 

Niklas Backstrom

(credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Coyle, Clutterbuck Give Wild 2-1 Win Over Kings

Charlie Coyle and Cal Clutterbuck scored 16 seconds apart late in the first period, helping the Minnesota Wild break their five-game home losing streak and hang on for a critical 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night.

04/23/2013

(credit: Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Backstrom Carries Wild Past Blue Jackets

Niklas Backstrom made 24 saves, and newcomer Jason Pominville had a goal and an assist to help the Minnesota Wild snap a three-game losing streak with a 3-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night.

04/07/2013

(credit: Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Boyle Helps Sharks Win 6th Straight, 4-2 Over Wild

Dan Boyle delivered a proper finish to his length-of-the-ice rush that helped carry the streaking San Jose Sharks to their sixth straight win.

04/04/2013

(credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

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

(credit:  Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Wild Streaking, And Here’s Why

The Minnesota Wild are grabbing attention for the right reasons — six straight wins will do that, as Phoenix arrives at the Xcel Energy Center for Wednesday night’s game.

03/27/2013

(credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Backstrom, Suter Lead Wild Past Sharks 2-0

Niklas Backstrom made 33 saves for his first shutout of the season and Ryan Suter had two more assists, leading Minnesota past the San Jose Sharks 2-0 on Saturday for the Wild’s season-high fifth straight victory.

03/23/2013

(credit: CBS)

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

(credit: Mike Ridewood/Getty Images)

Stajan Scores 2 Goals In Flames 3-1 Win Over Wild

Matt Stajan scored twice, including the go-ahead goal, in the Flames’ 3-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night.

02/24/2013

(credit: Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Cullen’s 2 Goals Lift Wild Over Oilers 3-1

Matt Cullen ended the Minnesota Wild’s long wait for their first regulation win on the road. Cullen had two goals and an assist to lift the Wild to a 3-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.

02/22/2013

(credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

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

(credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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

(credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Coyotes Hold Off Wild For 2-1 Win

Mike Smith stopped 21 shots, Lauri Korpikoski and Martin Hanzal both scored, and the Phoenix Coyotes extended their point streak to five games with a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night.

02/04/2013

(credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

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

(credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Mason, Predators Top Wild 3-1 For 1st Win

Martin Erat scored an unassisted goal for Nashville with 8:15 left when Minnesota goalie Niklas Backstrom couldn’t clear the puck cleanly, and the Predators earned their first victory by beating the Wild 3-1 on Tuesday night.

01/22/2013

(credit: CBS)

Wild Goalie Backstrom Ready For 48-Game Season

Opening night for the Minnesota Wild is finally here. Colorado begins a three-game series in a four-day stretch – part of the 48 game NHL season.

01/19/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,543 other followers