Wild Fire Mike Yeo; John Torchetti Named Interim Head CoachOfficials with the Minnesota Wild say head coach Mike Yeo has been fired. The decision comes after the team lost to the Boston Bruins at the Xcel Energy Center Saturday night -- their 8th in a row.
Bruins Beat Wild 4-2, Yeo Fired After GameMissing scoring leader Patrice Bergeron, the streaking Boston Bruins had little trouble pushing aside the free-falling Minnesota Wild for yet another road victory.
Wild Continue Slump In 4-2 Loss To BruinsLoui Eriksson scored three goals and the Boston Bruins beat the slumping Minnesota Wild 4-2 on Thursday night.
UND Goalie, Minnesota Native McIntyre Agrees To Contract With NHL's BruinsUniversity of North Dakota junior goaltender Zane McIntyre is signing with the NHL's Boston Bruins and will forgo his senior season. The Bruins and UND say McIntyre has agreed to a two-year, entry-level contract.
Wild Rally For 4-3 Win At BostonMarco Scandella scored with 5:53 remaining as the Minnesota Wild rallied for three goals in the third period to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Tuesday night. One night after allowing five goals in the third period and blowing a 3-0 lead in New York against the Rangers, the Wild were at the opposite end of a surprising comeback in Boston.
Referee Takes Puck To Face During Wild GameReferee Dave Lewis has left Minnesota's game at Boston after he was hit in the face with a puck. Lewis was hit in the first period Tuesday night. The NHL issued a statement at the second intermission saying Lewis was being evaluated by medical personnel and would not return.
UND Goalie Gothberg To Return For Junior SeasonThe goalie who helped lead the University of North Dakota to the NCAA Frozen Four is sticking around. WDAY-TV reports that Zane Gothberg announced Wednesday night that he will return for his junior season.
Wild Blog: Wild Clinch Playoff Berth, Defeat Bruins 4-3The Minnesota Wild went into Tuesday night knowing they would only need one more point to clinch a playoff berth in the Western Conference. The task would not come easy as the Boston Bruins, the defending Eastern Conference champions, were in town. Fortunately for the Wild, their play-off berth was solidified before the start of the third period. The Phoenix Coyotes lost their game in overtime to the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3.
Bruins Extend Winning Streak To 9; Beat Wild 4-1 Jarome Iginla scored two goals, Tuukka Rask stopped 33 shots, and the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to nine games with a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Monday night.
Blackhawks Stage Late Rally To Win Stanley CupAn NHL-record unbeaten streak to start the lockout-shortened season. Three straight victories to clinch the title. From beginning to end, the Chicago Blackhawks skated away from the rest of the league. Bryan Bickell and Dave Bolland scored 17 seconds apart in the final 1:16 and the Blackhawks struck quickly to win Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final 3-2 on Monday night for their second NHL championship in four seasons.
Wild Send Vet Zanon For Prospect Kampfer In D Swap The Minnesota Wild have traded defenseman Greg Zanon to the Boston Bruins for defenseman Steve Kampfer.