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Hockey Wilderness Nov 27, 2016

Wild fall in shootout to Blues

The Wild gave up a 1 goal lead early in the 3rd, but battled back to send the game to extra time. The Wild went down to St. Louis for round 2 against Mike Yeo and the Blues tonight. Unfortunately the Wild would not find the result they desired, but they would steal a point out from under the Blues with a late Charlie Coyle goal in the 3rd period to send the game to OT. The Wild would ultimately fail after a 4-round shootout and Mike Yeo would go 2-0 against his old squad. The captain, Mikko Koivu would start the scoring in the game though, and put the Wild up 1-0 for the 1st period. This,...
Hockey Wilderness Nov 22, 2016

We Need to Talk About Mikko Koivu

Put away your pitchforks and torches, because it’s about time we had a real talk about the struggles surrounding Mikko Koivu. This is not an article about stripping the captaincy from Mikko Koivu. This is not an article looking to place the blame of the Wild’s struggles on Mikko Koivu’s shoulders. This is not an article condemning Mikko Koivu’s career in Minnesota. The clarifications above are necessary because few Minnesota Wild players evoke such a division in the Minnesota fan base as Mikko Koivu. For some he is still the savior of the franchise; the man who brought light to an...
Hockey Wilderness Nov 15, 2016

Chad Johnson does a controlled burn on Wild offense in 1-0 Flames win

Johnny Hockey’s goal early in the first period was all it would take for the Flames to dispatch the Wild on home ice. Chad Johnson shut the door the rest of the way as the Wild found it difficult to solve the Flames netminder. It is just the second time in 11 days the Minnesota and 2nd time this season the Wild would get shutout in 1-0 fashion. The Wild came out firing from the opening faceoff. Eric Staal was denied on two breakaways, and it was shift after shift that the Wild took it to the Flames. Mikko Koivu got a breakaway with so much time, he tried his forehand/backhand shootout...
Rotoworld Nov 13, 2016

Koivu one assist away from 4th centennial - Mikko Koivu (C) Minnesota Wild

Mikko Koivu provided an assist on Mikael Granlund’s second period goal as the Minnesota Wild lost 3-2 to the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday night.
Rotoworld Nov 8, 2016

Jason Pominville remains with Koivu, Granlund - Jason Pominville (W) Minnesota Wild

Jason Pominville has been skating with Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund.

Wild Player News

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    Zach Parise

    Postgame: Boudreau explains shootout decisions, voices concern over Zach Parise's skating

  • Devan Dubnyk

    Sean Monahan scores shootout winner, Flames beat Wild 3-2 The Associated Press

  • Charlie Coyle

    HW Podcast 084: Duby-mon! Gotta Save Em All!

  • Eric Staal

    Wild trapped and burned by Flames in 3-2 shootout loss

  • Marco Scandella

    HW Podcast 084: Duby-mon! Gotta Save Em All!

  • Mikael Granlund

    Is it time to like Mikael Granlund?

  • Nino Niederreiter

    In complete control, Wild gives Canucks full-access to net in 5-4 loss

  • Erik Haula

    Wild Minute: Wild rallies twice but falls in overtime

  • Zack Mitchell

    Game 13: Minnesota Wild @ Philadelphia Flyers

  • Nate Prosser

    After blowing out Pittsburgh, Wild hopes to get on a roll in St. Louis