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Hockey Wilderness Apr 11, 2014
When Hockey and the Military Collide

When Hockey and the Military Collide

Minnesota Wild defenseman Jonathon Blum opens up to Hockey Wilderness about his work with Defending the Blue Line and his life as a military spouse. When Minnesota Wild defenseman Jonathon Blum's fiancé Emilie Baum came across the Defending the Blue Line twitter account one day this fall, she urged him to look into the charity group and how they could help. It was a perfect blend of their lives, with him being a professional hockey player and her being a member of the National Guard. He did, and then reached out to the charity to see how he could help them out. According to DTBL's...
Hockey Wilderness Apr 1, 2014
[Wild About Numbers]: Jonathon Blum Has Shown So Far That He Belongs In The NHL

[Wild About Numbers]: Jonathon Blum Has Shown So Far That He Belongs In The NHL

A low-key offseason signing, Blum has shown in his brief appearances in the NHL this year that he is good enough to stick with the Wild for the rest of the season. I've written at length this year about the struggles of the Wild's bottom pairing and the effect this lack of blueline depth may be having on the play of Ryan Suter (and, to a lesser extent, Jonas Brodin) by forcing him to play more. I've also noted the sheer lack of offence the Wild generate, particularly from their defencemen. The Wild have been missing a 3rd pairing defenceman who can move the puck up the ice and get the...
St. Paul Pioneer Press Mar 23, 2014
Minnesota Wild call up Blum, Veilleux

Minnesota Wild call up Blum, Veilleux

DETROIT -- Jonathon Blum was mad Saturday when Iowa Wild coaches told him he wasn't going to play another shift in the third period.

NHL Player News

  • 15 Matt Cooke

    Matt Cooke

    Avs, Wild await word on suspension of Matt Cooke for dirty hit

  • 9 Dan Carcillo

    Dan Carcillo

    Rangers' Dan Carcillo gets the last laugh against Flyers and their fans

  • 8 Tyson Barrie

    Tyson Barrie

    Cherry calls Cooke's hit on Barrie "absolutely ridiculous"

  • 8 Patrick Marleau

    Patrick Marleau

    Patrick Marleau scores OT winner, and Sharks beat LA Kings 4-3 to take 3-0 series lead

  • 6 Martin St. Louis

    Martin St. Louis

    St. Louis gets (another) nod for the Lady Byng trophy

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