Eric Staal Third Period Goal Lifts Wild To Exhibition VictoryEric Staal scored a tiebreaking goal in the third period to lead the Minnesota Wild to a 3-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes in an NHL exhibition game Sunday in St. Paul.
Wild Fall 4 – 0 To Dallas Stars In Playoff OpenerJason Spezza was skating up the right side in his first playoff game with the Dallas Stars when he faked a slap shot. After skating a few more feet, he flicked his wrist and sent the puck into the upper right corner of the net.
4 Reasons Minnesota Wild Can Upset Dallas StarsThey're big underdogs, but here are four reasons why the Wild can pull off the upset against the Stars and advance.
Wild Flat In 5-1 Loss At WinnipegMinnesota dropped its third straight game and squandered a chance to clinch a playoff spot.
4 Reasons The Minnesota Wild Has Playoff PotentialAssuming they make the playoffs, here are four reasons why the Wild have potential once they get there.
Coyle's Shootout Goal Lifts Wild Over Blackhawks, 3-2Charlie Coyle scored the only goal in the shootout to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Sunday night.
Wild Lose To Islanders 4-1, Their 1st In 5 GamesFrans Nielsen scored twice, John Tavares had a goal and an assist, and the New York Islanders beat the Minnesota Wild 4-1 on Tuesday night in a matchup of surging teams.
With New Coach And New Outlook, Wild Aim To Keep MomentumNine days ago, mired in an eight-game losing streak, Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher played the only card left in his deck and fired coach Mike Yeo.
Pominville, Haula Lead Wild Over Blackhawks 6-1Jason Pominville and Erik Haula each had a goal and two assists, and the Minnesota Wild celebrated the first outdoor game in franchise history with a 6-1 victory on Sunday over the Chicago Blackhawks.
Ovechkin, Capitals Beat Wild 4-3Alex Ovechkin scored three times in the second period for his 14th career hat trick, and the Washington Capitals beat the Minnesota Wild 4-3 on Thursday night.
Wild Head Into All-Star Break On (Another) Mid-Season SlideJust 84 seconds from an uplifting shutout win to take into the All-Star break, the Minnesota Wild got a potentially big power-play opportunity. What happened next epitomized the mid-season skid that has become the norm for this team in five years under coach Mike Yeo.
Wild Give Up Late Goal, Lose To Coyotes In ShootoutAnthony Duclair had the only goal in the shootout, rookie Louis Domingue made 34 saves and the Arizona Coyotes came back to beat the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Monday night.
Wild Break Losing Streak, Win 3 – 0 Over LA KingsThe five-game losing streak, the January power-play drought and the creeping sense of frustration all vanished in one cathartic evening for the Minnesota Wild.
Minnesota Wild Lose 3 – 1 To Anaheim DucksThe Anaheim Ducks scored all their goals at even strength against the Minnesota Wild, which was critical for the NHL's lowest-scoring team — especially against a club that doesn't give up many power-play opportunities.
Winnipeg Tops Wild 1-0 For Minnesota's 1st Shutout Of The SeasonWinnipeg rookie Connor Hellebuyck became the first goalie to shut out Minnesota this season, and the Jets used an early goal by Blake Wheeler to beat the Wild 1-0 on Friday night.