Todd Richards' hope Monday in Dallas was to help snap his top line out of a midseason funk.
Mission accomplished Saturday night.
Five days... Read more
Most of the first period Wednesday night was a duel between the Wild's Antti Miettinen and Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk.
Miettinen scored. Datsyuk... Read more
DALLAS - Typically after games, Todd Richards gets out of the "What happened on that particular play?" question with, "I have to look at the video... Read more
DALLAS - While the renovating Toronto Maple Leafs and slumping Calgary Flames declared themselves open for business Sunday by executing a... Read more
In Guillaume Latendresse's mind, Josh Harding might have saved the game and the Wild's season.
Harding, riddled with a painful hip injury the... Read more
The "K" is silent.
Five years after being drafted by the Wild, Anton Khudobin revealed during last September's training camp that his last name... Read more
It's the one that got away, both on the scoreboard and in the points column.
Despite making a pair of huge second-period saves to keep it a 2-1... Read more
Forty-eight hours after coach Todd Richards put his team through the ringer by demanding it take more shots at the net, the Wild did that Friday... Read more
The Winter Olympics are happening two time zones away, but there was a definite international feel at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday.
In total, 12... Read more
TORONTO - Minnesota Wild forward Derek Boogaard has been suspended for delivering a knee hit on Edmonton forward Ryan Jones.
The NHL announced... Read more
Jarome Iginla was way overdue.
Out of the blue, for no explainable reason whatsoever, the assassin stopped slaying the Wild.
But after being... Read more
You've got to feel for the poor off-ice official in charge of counting Wild shots Tuesday night.
As seldom as the Wild actually registered one,... Read more
DETROIT - The Wild produced more shots on goal in the first period against Detroit on Thursday than it did the entire game in a shootout loss to... Read more
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Wild found the perfect antidote for its struggling offense and road woes.
No Ryan Miller.
The Buffalo Sabres gave their... Read more
Makes you wonder what the Wild could have done Sunday with a healthy roster.
Despite Owen Nolan being a late scratch because of a lower body... Read more
Andrew Ebbett, James Sheppard and Kyle Brodziak might be reading the tea leaves.
One day after the Wild acquired a center via the college route... Read more
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Wild was screaming foul Friday night over two critical non-calls at Nationwide Arena that helped cause another punch to the... Read more
The Wild might get some injured players back for Sunday's matinée with the Calgary Flames.
Defensemen Greg Zanon (broken ankle) and Brent Burns... Read more
The San Jose Sharks usually wait until the playoffs to make their spring swoon. This month, they started a little early to fall from their perch... Read more
PHILADELPHIA - It's a little late for character victories when the only way to make the playoff math work in the Wild's favor is an improbable... Read more
DETROIT - On a delayed penalty in the first period Friday night, Wild goalie Josh Harding tried to hustle to the bench for an extra attacker and... Read more
Most mortals would have packed it in already.
But Greg Zanon, playing on a broken ankle for two weeks, probably bleeds green or something. The... Read more
The result left them cold, just as losses always do. Despite rallying from a two-goal deficit, the Wild fell 3-2 to San Jose on Friday night,... Read more
VANCOUVER - In one of the most improbable comebacks imaginable, the Wild forced overtime Sunday night by rallying with two goals in the final 42... Read more
EDMONTON, ALBERTA - Rookie Cody Almond played his fifth NHL game during Monday's 4-1 loss to the Oilers, and even though there are only two games... Read more
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