Girl Hockey Players Face Higher Risk Of Concussions, Study FindsA Minnesota Department of Health study found girls, particularly girls who play hockey, are more likely to get a concussion than boys.
Crews Take Advantage Of Deep Cold To Fire Up Outdoor Ice RinksEagan Parks and Recreation employees took tankers around the rinks at Sky Hill Park Wednesday, flooding each one with 2,000 gallons of water.
Nelson Scores Early In OT, Islanders Beat Wild 3-2Zach Parise scored for the first time in 11 games for Minnesota, which pulled one point behind Arizona for the second wild card in the Western Conference. Jared Spurgeon also scored and Ryan Donato had two assists for 13 points in 13 games since being acquired from Boston on Feb. 20.
Johansen Scores In Shootout, Predators Beat Wild 3-2Eric Fehr and Jason Zucker scored late in the second period less than 3 minutes apart for the Wild.
Donato's Goal In OT Gives Wild 2-1 Win Vs. BluesStruggling to stay above the cut for the playoffs, the Minnesota Wild have already seen two key forwards dealt over the last six weeks.
Blues Post 3rd Straight Shutout, Beat Wild For 10th StraightAlex Stalock stopped 26 shots for Minnesota in his first action since Feb. 2.
Parise Scores Go-Ahead Goal, Wild Snap 4-Game Losing StreakFormer Devil Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal, and the Minnesota Wild snapped a four-game losing streak and gave coach Bruce Boudreau something to smile about in his 900th NHL game with a 4-2 victory over New Jersey on Saturday.
Gustafsson's Second Goal Lifts Blackhawks Past Wild In OTJason Zucker opened the scoring for Minnesota, while Mikko Koivu and Victor Rask each had tying goals in the third to push the game to overtime. Alex Stalock stopped 27 shots for the Wild.
Coyle's 3rd-Period Goal Sends Wild Past Golden Knights 4-2Charlie Coyle scored his second game-winning goal of the season with 5:31 remaining to lift the Minnesota Wild past the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Monday.
Parise Scores 20th Goal, Wild Beat Blue Jackets 2-1Zach Parise scored his team-leading 20th goal and Devan Dubnyk had 19 saves as the Minnesota Wild held off the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-1 on Saturday night.
Van Riemsdyk's Hat Trick Leads Flyers Past WildJason Zucker, Marcus Foligno, Joel Eriksson Ek and Ryan Suter scored for Minnesota. The Wild dropped to 0-5-1 against Metropolitan Division teams.
Bertuzzi Gets First Hat Trick; Red Wings Beat Wild 5-2Nino Niederreiter and Luke Kunin scored for the Wild, who lost for the second time in three games and were booed by many fans remaining at the end.
Zucker, Wild Hold On To Beat Jets 3-2Jason Zucker scored twice, giving Minnesota's lagging power play a lift with his first goal and getting one later just after leaving the penalty box, and the Wild hung on to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night.
Granlund, Dubnyk Lead Wild Past Canadiens 1-0Mikael Granlund scored, Devan Dubnyk stopped 32 shots for his first shutout of the season and the Minnesota Wild defeated the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 Monday night.
Crosby, Kessel Keep Penguins Rolling With 3-2 Win Over WildMikko Koivu scored for the first time in 15 games and Zach Parise added his 17th goal of the season for the Wild. Devan Dubnyk made 29 saves for Minnesota, which has lost eight of its past 11 games.