Ex-Wild Player Pierre-Marc Bouchard RetiresLongtime Minnesota Wild forward Pierre-Marc Bouchard has retired. Agent Allan Walsh tweeted Friday that Bouchard decided to stop playing because of the "risks associated from multiple concussions."
A Pill To Treat Concussions Is On The WayLondon Glen's concussion story is all too familiar. "If something was too loud I would start getting a terrible headache," Glen said. "Or if I was in some really bright light I would start getting a headache." The 13-year-old missed nine weeks of school last year after a tough tackle in a seventh-grade football game.
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.
Pominville Scores Twice To Lead Wild Past FlamesJason Pominville scored twice to help the Minnesota Wild beat the Calgary Flames 4-3 Monday night, snapping a three-game winless skid.
Blue Jackets Edge Wild In Shootout 3-2Mark Letestu and Cam Atkinson scored in a shootout to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets over the Minnesota Wild 3-2 on Saturday.
Surging Wild Topple Stars 7-4Zach 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.
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.
Wild End Skid, Top Blue Jackets 3-2Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored the go-ahead goal late in the third period and the Minnesota Wild snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Heatley Scores Twice For Wild In 4-2 Win Vs. AvsDany Heatley had two power-play goals on assists from new teammate Zach Parise, and the offense-enhanced Minnesota Wild surged into their much-anticipated season with a 4-2 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday.
Wild F Bouchard Back From Another ConcussionThe Minnesota Wild finished last season bracing for the worst news about one of their best forwards. Pierre-Marc Bouchard was still bothered by post-concussion symptoms in the second extended absence of his now-threatened career.
Wild's Bouchard Slowly Returning From Vicious ConcussionThe Wild don't have many questions about their roster. They do have hope about one spot.
Out With Concussion, Bouchard Practices PatiencePierre-Marc Bouchard says he's trying to stay positive after suffering another concussion.