Minnesota Hockey Headlines (Today)
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Wild GM maintains Yeo's job is safe despite backslide
Published On: Sat, Feb 06
Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher isn't ready to place blame on Mike Yeo.Despite the team dropping four straight and nine of their past 10 games, Fletcher remains loyal to his head coac...
Wild scratch Vanek, Zucker vs. Blues amid scoring slumps
Published On: Sat, Feb 06
Minnesota Wild head coach Mike Yeo appears to be sending a strong message to his players.Forwards Jason Zucker and Thomas Vanek will both serve as healthy scratches when the club takes on the St. L...
Wild recall defenseman Folin from AHL
Published On: Mon, Feb 01
The Minnesota Wild have recalled Christian Folin from the AHL's Iowa Wild.A product of UMass-Lowell, the Swedish defenseman signed as an undrafted free agent in 2014 var gppRequestDomain = "...
Another strong finish is uncertain for the Wild
Published On: Sun, Jan 31
When the Wild resumes its season this week with a difficult three-game trip starting in Brooklyn and Manhattan, itll be trying to recover from losing grasp of a playoff spot for the first time this...
Pavelski's late goal lifts Sharks past Wild
Published On: Sun, Jan 24
Joe Pavelskis late score was the difference in a thrilling 4-3 Sharks win at SAP Center on Saturday afternoon.Pavelski took an offensive zone faceoff win by Joe Thornton and fluttered in a wrist s...
Wild breaks out of slump in Los Angeles
Published On: Fri, Jan 22
With the Wild starting to hit rock bottom and teams closing in fast from behind, the team was in dire need of somebody, anybody to step up Thursday night.Playing for the second time in 24 hours and...
Ducks Out-Grit Wild For Homestand-Ending 3-1 Win
Published On: Thu, Jan 21
It took a late Rickard Rakell finish of a beautiful passing play to finally snap a tie that held for nearly 30 minutes, but it proved to be all the Ducks needed to finish off the Minnesota Wild on ...
Predators blank Wild behind Carter Hutton
Published On: Sun, Jan 17
As they struggled to just one win over the past two-and-a-half weeks, the Predators had tried to make all kinds of adjustments " mixing lines, making trades and recalling players.Very little worked...
Tired Jets gut out big win over Wild
Published On: Sat, Jan 16
Friday morning, hours before the Winnipeg Jets were to take on the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center, and a day after the Jets downed the Nashville Predators 5-4 in overtime on home ice, head c...
Sabres complete winning road trip with win at Minnesota
Published On: Wed, Jan 13
Perhaps that seems like a mundane accomplishment. But it isnt when you consider what this team endured the last two seasons.The Sabres were 9-29-3 on the road last year and 8-30-3 in 2013-14, becom...
Jon Merrill's goal lifts Devils past Minnesota Wild, 2-1
Published On: Mon, Jan 11
After two periods in which it seemed no one would score, the Devils broke through with a pair of goals in the first 6:26 of the third period while on their way to a 2-1 triumph over the Minnesota W...
Wild's late lead holds up against Stars' pressure
Published On: Sun, Jan 10
This time, the Wild held on to its lead and shut down the NHLs most potent offense.After blowing 3-0 and 2-0 advantages at home in the previous two meetings with the Western Conference-leading Dall...
Wild's Reilly to make NHL debut against Stars
Published On: Sat, Jan 09
Defenseman Mike Reilly will make his NHL debut for the Minnesota Wild against the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center on Saturday.Reilly, the 2015 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year at Minn...
Wild's Koivu sent to hospital after crashing into boards
Published On: Wed, Jan 06
Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu has been sent to a local hospital after a first-period collision during Tuesday's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets.Koivu was knocked down by Blue Jackets de...