Founding Wild Owner Bob Naegele Jr. Dies Of Cancer At 78Bob Naegele Jr., the founding owner of the Minnesota Wild, has died of complications from cancer. He was 78.
Wild Fall At San Jose, 4-3Minnesota (8-4-2) had won seven of eight overall and was 12-6-2 over its previous 20 games against the Sharks.
Granlund Scores Late To Lift Wild Over Oilers 4-3Mikael Granlund scored with 5:48 left, Eric Staal had a goal and two assists, and the Minnesota Wild beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 on Tuesday night. Grandlund sneaked a power-play goal past netminder Cam Talbot for his sixth of the season. The game had been tied at 3 since Staal scored on a power play late in the second period.
Pettersson Carries Canucks Over Wild, 5-2The victory snapped the Canucks' two-game losing streak and came on the heels of Vancouver's 5-0 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.
Fehr, Brodin Get First Goals Of Season; Wild Beat Kings 4-1Fourth-liners Eric Fehr and Marcus Foligno teamed for an awkward goal early and played some tough defense late. Fehr and Jonas Brodin scored their first goals of the season, and the Minnesota Wild won their fourth straight by beating the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 on Thursday night.
Wild's Ryan Suter Suits Up For 1,000th NHL GameThe Minnesota Wild’s Ryan Suter will play in his 1,000th NHL game Thursday night at St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center. He is at a much different place than when he entered the NHL.
Granlund Scores In OT, Wild Beat Lightning 5-4Mikael Granlund scored 3:43 into overtime and the Minnesota Wild beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 on Saturday night. Charlie Coyle, Marcus Foligno, Zach Parise and Jason Zucker all scored in regulation as the Wild rallied again in the third period. Alex Stalock made 27 saves for Minnesota, which has allowed the first goal in six straight games but is 4-1-1 in those contests.
Wild's Ryan Suter Scores Winning Goal Against StarsSuter sent the puck back in front, and it ricocheted in off Stars defenseman Marc Methot with 7:06 left.