NHL Headlines Of The WeekWith excitement surrounding the entire league, we take a look at some of the top NHL headlines from this week.
6 Minnesota Connections To The Stanley CupHere are six Minnesota connections to this year's Stanley Cup series between the Penguins and Sharks, with them split between the two teams.
Crosby's Goal Pushes Penguins Past Wild 3-1Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist in his return after a one-game absence for a lower-body injury and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Saturday night.
9 Hockey Players With MN Ties Make Men's Olympic TeamThe U.S. men's hockey team for the Winter Olympics has been announced, and close to half of the players all share Minnesota connections. Among those headed to Sochi in Russia will be the Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise and Ryan Suter.
Four Reasons To Feel Optimistic About Bruins Heading Into PlayoffsIt's easy to be down on the Bruins right now, but here's why you should like their matchup in the first round of the playoffs.
Gopher Women To Face Boston U For TitleAfter breezing through the regular season unbeaten, Minnesota has needed overtime to win its first two games in the NCAA women's hockey tournament.
Kessel, Lupul Lead Leafs To 4-1 Win Over Wild Phil Kessel scored his team-leading 25th goal and Joffrey Lupul picked up three assists to help the Toronto Maple Leafs snap a three-game skid with a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night.
Former Gopher Kessel Headed To NHL All-Star GamePhil Kessel probably won't have to wait until the end of the NHL All-Star game draft to hear his name. The Toronto forward, a former Gophers star, was among the final 36 players added to the event by the league's hockey operations department Thursday