Ugly 6-3 Loss To Dallas at home caps off a rough week for the Minnesota Wild

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When I was a kid, I remember when my dad got a foam ‘purple’ brick for Christmas from one of…

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Minnesota Wild’s 7-3 Loss To Calgary Extends Losing Streak to 3 Games

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The Minnesota Wild will probably be glad to be out of Canada after a rough 4-game road trip that saw…

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Two Shorthanded Tallies Help Lift the Wild to 6-4 Win Over the Islanders

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After Tuesday’s uninspired effort, its tough to have high hopes for the Minnesota Wild who still sit near the bottom…

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Wild Persistent And Banged Up in 5-2 Road Win Over Chicago

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A short Eastern road swing is a nice way to get acclimated to a new season.  A chance to travel,…

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Wild 2017 Prospect Camp Opens: A Reflection On the Current State Of the Organization

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Perhaps its fitting on a day where millions of Americans bust out their grills to celebrate Independence Day, that I…

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Minnesota Wild help Iowa with free agents Ryan Murphy, Landon Ferraro, Cal O’Reilly, Niklas Svedberg and Alex Grant

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Before I say anything else, Happy 150th Canada Day to our neighbors to the north!  NHL Free Agency on July…

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Persistence Pays Off As Wild Earn 2-0 Shutout Over the Blues

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Spoiler alert, (I am only saying that because I guess its the polite thing to do, even with an older…

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Wild Come Up Short in 3-1 Loss To Blues, St. Louis Leads Series 3-0

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Mental toughness.  Its an important thing for nearly anyone to learn in life, whether at the workplace, school or at…

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Blues Outshot, but Resilient in 2-1 Overtime Victory Over the Wild

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Its all about the quest for 16.  The team that wins 16 games in the playoffs will be the ones…

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Hanzal Nets His 20th Goal as Wild Cap Off Regular Season With 3-1 Win Over Arizona

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Last game of the regular season.  The team knows it will be in the post-season, although it doesn’t know (quite…

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Coaching Challenge Comes Up Big As Wild Escape With 4-3 Win Over Colorado

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Minnesota has clinched home-ice advantage for the first round of the playoffs and has its best record since the 2006-07…

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Horrific 2nd Period Dooms Wild in 4-2 Loss to Vancouver

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Some of you may be aware that my ‘day job’ is as a High School teacher.  It was the end…

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Lethargic Effort Buries Wild in 3-1 Home Loss to Philadelphia

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Minnesota got a much-needed victory on Tuesday night, and you could sense a sigh of relief in front of the…

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Wild’s four goal comeback in 2nd period not enough in 5-4 loss to Jets

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College and European league hockey are in the playoffs, major junior hockey will be there soon enough and the State…

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Wild Power Play Strikes 3 Times in Minnesota’s 6-3 Win Over Detroit

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Professional sports ownership can really dictate the direction of an organization in more ways than just winning.  They can affect…

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Wild Blitz the Blues 5-1

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Everyone needs a vacation once in a while.  Maybe you need one right now?  We work hard to live the…

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Niederreiter Strikes Twice as Wild Hold On for 4-3 Win Over Arizona

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“Threw the game away”, “we played dumb” were all adjectives used by players and coaches of the Minnesota Wild after…

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Wild claim 1st place in Central Division with 5-4 win in Dallas

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Morning show radio is usually something to get the mind going as you make your commute to work.  When I…

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Staal, Wild Overpower the Canadiens 7-1

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Minnesota has had a strange first half of the season where there have been a series of 3-4 day breaks…

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Wild Dominate Avalanche in 2-0 Home Victory

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Family gatherings are often complicated for a variety of reasons.  But most often its complicated because of schedules as everyone…

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4th Line Powers Wild to 4-1 Victory Over Arizona

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Arizona surprised many by tabbing 27-year old John Chayka as General Manager.  The analytics wizard had first joined the Coyotes…

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Wild Rout Florida in 5-1 Home Victory

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This is the time of year when you get Holiday cards from friends and family as they wish you a…

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Coyle’s 3rd Period Tally Salvages A Point in 4-3 Shootout Loss to St. Louis

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The Wild surprised just about everyone, especially the Pittsburgh Penguins by lighting the lamp six times against the defending Stanley…

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Granlund’s Late Goal Lifts Wild to 1-0 Win Over Boston

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Paper cuts are annoying.  They’re not all that serious, but they create the kind of pain that is annoying and…

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Late Surge Not Enough As the Wild Fall 3-2

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Raise your hand if you thought the Minnesota Wild had a chance against the Pittsburgh Penguins.  I don’t see any,…

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