7:50 AM EDT, Fri September 19, 2014
Winnipeg Free Press 15 mins ago

Maurice has influence, pedigree to make Winnipeg a contender

Who is Paul Maurice? Miracle worker or destined to become the man torched by the play of what so far have been chronic non-contenders? The newest coach of the Winnipeg Jets said it again and again Monday in his first session of the new season with the local media: "We must get better," he said.
Winnipeg Free Press 4 hours ago

'They've come to perform'

Paul MAURICE stood at the podium under the bright TV lights for more than 30 minutes on Thursday and answered a ton of questions on a bevy of topics, from his first summer in Winnipeg to rule changes. Here are some of his more-noteworthy takes: -- On Blake Wheeler suggesting Evander Kane has...

Observations on the start of training camp: Wherein we actually compare Jim Nill to FDR…no, seriously

Quite honestly, the timing of episode five Thursday night of the Ken Burns documentary, “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History,” was pretty much perfect. Among other things, the PBS special detailed FDR’s first 100 days in office and the implementation of …
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 6 hours ago
Strauss: Hitchcock says Blues need to be nastier, quicker

Strauss: Hitchcock says Blues need to be nastier, quicker

Coach promises to place greater emphasis on checking.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 6 hours ago
Bluenotes: Unsigned Schwartz is absent at start of camp

Bluenotes: Unsigned Schwartz is absent at start of camp

Hitchcock says it's a chance for the club to look at young players in a key role.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 7 hours ago

Wild Minute: Harding suspended, Kuemper signed

It was a typical night when it comes to Wild goaltending
St. Louis Post-Dispatch 7 hours ago
Familiar faces return for Blues

Familiar faces return for Blues

Training camp kicks off with lots of players back, but competition is there.

He said it: Various comments from Jim Nill and players as Stars get ready to start training camp

We’ve been out and about talking to people, and not all of that talk finds its way into stories. So we’ll empty the notebook here and give you a few items to chew on heading into the first day of …
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 8 hours ago

At long last, Vanek returns to Minnesota

Thomas Vanek is off the Wild’s wish list and on its roster
St. Paul Pioneer Press 9 hours ago

Minnesota Wild agree to terms with Darcy Kuemper, suspend Josh Harding

The Wild agreed to terms with goalie Darcy Kuemper on a one-way, two-year contract worth $2.5 million, and they also suspended goalie Josh Harding, who suffered a broken foot in an off-ice incident.
Winnipeg Free Press 9 hours ago

Power player

Who is Paul Maurice? Miracle worker or destined to become the man torched by the play of what so far have been chronic non-contenders? The newest coach of the Winnipeg Jets said it again and again Monday in his first session of the new season with the local media: “We must get...
Fort-Worth Star Telegram 10 hours ago
Competition is main theme as Stars open camp in Fort Worth

Competition is main theme as Stars open camp in Fort Worth

The Dallas Stars are looking for depth, particularly at goalie, during a three-day training camp at the Fort Worth Convention Center.

Stars announce practice groups for training camp

Dallas Stars left wing Jamie Benn (14) is congratulated by the bench after scoring against the Anaheim Ducks in the second period of Game Four of the NHL Western Conference first round playoff hockey game at the American Airlines Center …
St. Paul Pioneer Press 11 hours ago

Wild coach Mike Yeo not about to get complacent

Mike Yeo's corner office at Xcel Energy Center is simple.

Central Player News

  • 3 Darcy Kuemper

    Darcy Kuemper

    Minnesota Wild agree to terms with Darcy Kuemper, suspend Josh Harding

  • 2 Josh Harding

    Josh Harding

    Yeo, Fletcher frustrated over Harding injury, Kuemper contract squabble

  • 1 Thomas Vanek

    Thomas Vanek

    At long last, Vanek returns to Minnesota

  • 1 Rich Peverley

    Rich Peverley

    Jim Nill on Rich Peverley: He has been cleared to work out, but not to skate

  • 1 Nick Leddy

    Nick Leddy

    Barker among 52 on Hawks camp roster

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