Turkey day is over and the Minnesota Wild, with 25 points and a 11-10-3 record, find themselves two points out of a playoff spot behind the Chicago Blackhawks and Dallas Stars in the Central Division. Hockey fans returned from annual food pilgrimages stuffed like Aunt Mary’s turkeys and this year the gluttony came with a bonus as the Minnesota Vikings vanquished the Detroit Lions on the single day of the year Detroit celebrates something. “Vanquished” is a generous term as that game was far too Minnesota for my liking,…
I’ve been away from most things Minnesota Wild hockey for about a week. I figure I was hardcore tuned in during October and that felt like passing a kidney stone, so I simply took some hard-earned PTO. I’d like to say Taylor Swift read my glowing review of her new album and hired me to watch her cats for an exorbitant amount of money, but that wouldn’t be true. I’m aware the Minnesota Wild continued playing in my absence and I did hear tell of maddening inconsistencies on a game-by-game…
Last year it was going undercover as an ice guy during a preseason game, but this season Kevin Bieksa tried his hand at arena security.
The minor hockey league SPHL is adopting a playoff concept that would allow the top seeds to pick their opponent and I want that to be the case in all major sports.
Whatever the award is that they give out for the best photograph of the year, just give it to Phil Kessel after his day with the Stanley Cup.
If the rumors are true, Minnesota Wild Russian prospect Kirill Kaprizov is signing a 3-year extension with his team in the KHL and now I hate everything about that league.
With the new NHL expansion franchise, the Vegas Golden Knights, picking their team this week, they effectively have other teams at their mercy.
According to NHL insider Elliotte Friedman and Star Tribune’s Michael Russo, the Minnesota Wild are listening to trade offers on young players that include Nino Niederreiter.
The Minnesota Wild are paying homage to the Minnesota North Stars as they will wear North Stars throwback jerseys in warmups in their last regular season home game.
A year ago, Jonathan Drouin was in Steve Yzerman’s dog house and was suspended after not reporting when he got sent down to the AHL. A lot can change in a year.