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


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 v Detroit Red Wings

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

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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Minnesota Wild v Chicago Blackhawks

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

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

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

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Boston Bruins v Columbus Blue Jackets

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

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

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St Louis Blues v Minnesota Wild - Game Six

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

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

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St Louis Blues v Minnesota Wild - Game Six

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v St Louis Blues - Game Two

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v Arizona Coyotes

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

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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Minnesota Wild v Colorado Avalanche

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

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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Minnesota Wild v Florida Panthers

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v Philadelphia Flyers

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

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v Columbus Blue Jackets

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

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

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Pominville, Niederreiter Both Score Twice as Wild Outlast Winnipeg 4-2

The commercials have been seen, the game has been played and we can all move on right?  Oh, are you…

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Minnesota Wild v Edmonton Oilers

4th Line Leads the Way With 3 Goals As Wild Dominate Edmonton in 5-2 Road Win

The NHL All Star game may feature divisional teams, but you can’t convince the fans to bury their passions in…

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St Louis Blues v Minnesota Wild - Game Six

Wild Blitz the Blues 5-1

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

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Minnesota Wild v Arizona Coyotes

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v Dallas Stars - Game One

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

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

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Minnesota Wild v Nashville Predators

Staal, Wild Overpower the Canadiens 7-1

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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at Pepsi Center on March 26, 2016 in Denver, Colorado.

Wild Dominate Avalanche in 2-0 Home Victory

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

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Arizona Coyotes v Philadelphia Flyers

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

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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Florida Panthers v New York Rangers

Wild Rout Florida in 5-1 Home Victory

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

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Minnesota Wild v Toronto Maple Leafs

Wild Finish Off Road Trip With 3-2 Win Over Toronto

So from the star afterglow of Connor McDavid in Edmonton, the Wild travel to Toronto who have plenty of young…

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Minnesota Wild v Vancouver Canucks

Sloppy Defensive Play and Lack of Focus Dooms Wild in 5-4 Loss to Vancouver

I just recently purchased an old Nintendo game called the Boy and his Blob.  The plot is basically you are…

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Minnesota Wild v St. Louis Blues

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

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

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

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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