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Rotoworld Dec 20, 2014

Wild get Matt Cooke back on Saturday - Matt Cooke (W) Minnesota Wild

It appears as if Matt Cooke has recovered enough from his hip injury to play for the Minnesota Wild against the Nashville Predators on Saturday.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Dec 19, 2014
Wild's Matt Cooke 'feels good,' but won't rush return

Wild's Matt Cooke 'feels good,' but won't rush return

Matt Cooke Darcy Kuemper Wild forward Matt Cooke wants badly to play in Saturday night's game against the Nashville Predators.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Dec 19, 2014
Wild's Matt Cooke 'feels good,' but won't rush return

Wild's Matt Cooke 'feels good,' but won't rush return

Minnesota Wild forward Matt Cooke wants badly to play Saturday night's game against the Nashville Predators. But after already missing 22 games because of a lower body injury, he's not inclined to risk anything.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Dec 16, 2014

Wild: Ready or not, Matt Cooke likely to start playing

CHICAGO -- Matt Cooke hasn't played in an NHL game since October, and in fact has practiced with teammates just once since being shut down with a hip injury. Still, the left wing could play on Saturday against the Predators at Xcel Energy Center.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Dec 15, 2014

Wild: Cooke practices, could return Saturday vs. Nashville

Minnesota Wild winger Matt Cooke flashed his mischievous, gap-toothed smile after his practice Monday. Out since October because of a hip injury, Cooke was happy to be back on the ice with teammates.

Matt Cooke returns to practice for Wild

Coach Mike Yeo said Cooke’s work along the boards on the breakout has been missed, as has his one-on-one battling in the offensive zone.
Hockey Wilderness Dec 10, 2014

Edge is Nice, But Wild Need Scandella on Ice

The Wild defenseman has come under scrutiny for his chippy play, including two checks to the head in the last two weeks. In terms of the usual signifiers of toughness, the Wild don't have much. Do the Wild have an enforcer? Nope, unless you count "F***ing" Stu "I've played in 3 games this year" Bickel. Do the Wild have guys that play super physically? Not really, Charlie Coyle's team-leading 52 hits is tied for 86th in the league, and the Wild are dead last in the league in hits. With Matt Cooke gone now, is there anyone on this team that can put the fear of God into the eyes of...
Wild's Matt Cooke not close to returning

Wild's Matt Cooke not close to returning

After skating on his own once this week, Wild left wing Matt Cooke hasn't taken the ice since and remains several weeks away from rejoining the team, coach Mike Yeo said Friday.

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