Red Wings Hire Former Wild Coach TorchettiThe Detroit Red Wings have added assistant coach John Torchetti to Jeff Blashill's staff. The Red Wings hired the former interim coach of the Minnesota Wild on Thursday.
Fletcher: Torchetti 'A Serious Candidate' To Be Head CoachMinnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher says interim coach John Torchetti is "definitely a very serious candidate" to be the team's permanent head coach.
With Wild Season Over, Uncertainty BeginsMinnesota Wild players cleaned out their lockers on Wednesday and said goodbye until they come together to get ready for next season.
Wild's Late Rally, Playoff Exit All Too FamiliarThe problem is the dire situations they have repeatedly put themselves in before commencing these significant comebacks.
Coach Torchetti Making Wild Fans Of His Boston FamilyThere's no question that half the fun of being in the quest for the Stanley Cup is sharing it with friends and family.
Wild Turn Season Around Under TorchettiThe Minnesota Wild have turned yet another season around, just in time. This year, John Torchetti's takeover of the team was the stimulus.
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.
Wild Top Avalanche 6-3 To Take Lead In Playoff ChaseCharlie Coyle and Nino Niederreiter each scored twice to give the Minnesota Wild a 6-3 win over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night and possession of the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Neuvirth, Bellemare Help Flyers Top Wild 3-2Pierre-Edouard Bellemare scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period and Michal Neuvirth made two stellar saves late, helping the Philadelphia Flyers open a six-game homestand with a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday 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.
Erik Haula One Of Many Wild Players Benefiting From New CoachThere have been some specific people that seemed to have benefited from John Torchetti's coaching style. Mike Max tells us about a more offensive Erik Haula because of his defense.
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.
Wild Beat Oilers 5-2 In 3rd Straight Win Under TorchettiMatt Dumba, Thomas Vanek and Mikael Granlund each had a goal and an assist and Minnesota beat the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Thursday night to win its third straight under interim coach John Torchetti.
Pominville, Haula Help Slumping Wild Beat Flames 5-3Interim coach John Torchetti will take two points any way he can get them as the Minnesota Wild try to push for a playoff spot.
With Yeo Out, John Torchetti Takes Over As Wild CoachIt was far from just another optional practice for the Wild at Braemar Arena on Sunday. Ousted head coach Mike Yeo was no longer there, In fact, neither was new head coach John Torchetti, who arrived late Sunday morning from Iowa, where he coached the Wild farm team Saturday night.