5:37 AM EDT, Mon April 21, 2014
St. Paul Pioneer Press 10 hours ago
Wild coach Mike Yeo mum on starting goalie for Game 3

Wild coach Mike Yeo mum on starting goalie for Game 3

Facing a 2-0 deficit in their first-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, Wild coach Mike Yeo opened Sunday's news conference with a joke.
Denver Post 4 hours ago

Paul Stastny, Ryan Suter are friendly foes in Avalanche-Wild series

Despite playing a game-high 27:38 in his team's 4-2 loss Saturday night, Minnesota defenseman Ryan Suter did not finish Game 2 in the minus column against the Avalanche.
Mile High Hockey 14 hours ago

Avalanche vs. Wild, 2014 Playoffs Round 1 Game 2

In which one unforgettable game becomes part of a playoff narrative. Well Avs fans, did you get your playoff jitters out? Because I sure did. There's nothing in the world quite like the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and the Avalanche gave us an unforgettable show in what was, for many of these players, a...
NHL 7 hours ago
Video: Pregame Preview: Avalanche vs Wild Game 3

Watch: Pregame Preview: Avalanche vs Wild Game 3

Get the latest news and updates surrounding the Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild series.

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Minneapolis Star-Tribune 7 hours ago

Wild returns home with hopes of slowing Colorado's top line

Creating favorable line matchups could be easier — in theory — for Yeo.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 9 hours ago
Wild could look to Matt Cooke to slow down Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon

Wild could look to Matt Cooke to slow down Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon

Matt Cooke was on the Wild bench when Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon turned defenseman Jared Spurgeon into a punchline with a highlight-reel goal in the first period of Game 2 Saturday night.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 12 hours ago

Wild likely to make changes, but Mike Yeo not tipping hand yet

The Wild, down 2-0 to Colorado, looks to get back in the series in Game 3 on Monday
St. Paul Pioneer Press 14 hours ago

Patrick Roy: Still fiery, less screwy, just as successful

The first conversation I ever had with Patrick Roy went like this:
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 20 hours ago

Wild Minute: Wild in deep trouble

After a 4-2 loss at Colorado, the wild returns to Minnesota down 2-0 in its playoff series
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 20 hours ago

Wild returns to St. Paul reeling, down 2-0 to Colorado Avalanche

The Avs' top line recorded 10 points in Saturday's 4-2 win

Minnesota Wild’s defense to blame in Game 2 loss

It may not be a series until each team plays at home. But it's not going to be much of a series anyway if the Wild don't start defending better. A Wild team that was so structurally sound, so good defensively for so much of this season has been so bad in the first two games of this series. Because of that, they trail the series 2-0 as they head back to St. Paul for Game 3. Saturday was the more eye-opening game because of the way Colorado's top line made the Wild look. Nathan MacKinnon, Paul Stastny and Gabriel Landeskog were a threat every time they were on the ice. They scored all four......
The Province Apr 20, 2014
MacKinnon has four points, Avs beat Wild 4-2 to take 2-0 lead in series

MacKinnon has four points, Avs beat Wild 4-2 to take 2-0 lead in series

DENVER - Gabriel Landeskog scored twice and Semyon Varlamov stopped 30 shots, lifting the Colorado Avalanche to a 4-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night and a 2-0 series lead.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 20, 2014
Avs' top line skates circles around Wild to grab 2-0 series lead

Avs' top line skates circles around Wild to grab 2-0 series lead

DENVER -- The second time the teenager flew past Jared Spurgeon for a goal, Ilya Bryzgalov slammed his glove against the ice. His night was done.
Denver Post Apr 20, 2014
Kiszla: Nathan

Kiszla: Nathan "Razor" MacKinnon is making Minnesota Wild look silly

Nathan "Razor" MacKinnon, the 18-year-old rookie sensation of the Colorado Avalanche, is making the grown men of the Minnesota Wild look silly.
Denver Post Apr 19, 2014
Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild: Game 2 Live Blog

Colorado Avalanche vs. Minnesota Wild: Game 2 Live Blog

Avalanche coach Patrick Roy confirmed Saturday morning what Avs fans don't want to hear: leading scorer Matt Duchene likely won't play in this first-round playoff series against the Minnesota Wild.
Denver Post Apr 19, 2014
Avalanche, Wild set for Game 2 as Patrick Roy sticks to same lineup

Avalanche, Wild set for Game 2 as Patrick Roy sticks to same lineup

A combined 15 players made their Stanley Cup playoffs debut in Thursday's first-round, best-of-seven opener between the Avalanche and Minnesota Wild, thus nerves might be more settled in Saturday's Game 2 at the Pepsi Center.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 19, 2014
Tom Powers: Minnesota Wild clearly not happy with officiating

Tom Powers: Minnesota Wild clearly not happy with officiating

It wouldn't be the NHL playoffs without at least one team being irritated by the officiating.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Apr 19, 2014

Minnesota Wild: Anaheim's Matt Duchene likely out for series

DENVER -- It might not have felt like it after the Wild blew a two-goal lead in Game 1, but the Wild caught a break before Game 2 began.

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